data compression Scottish Startup Omecu Promises Secure, Fast Human Genome Analysis Premium Omecu, a spinout from the University of Edinburgh, has developed a proprietary computation engine to analyze large datasets like the UK Biobank. SelfDecode Moves Into B2B Services as it Seeks to Diversify, Increase its Reach Premium With $8 million in new funding, the startup is expanding beyond its DTC roots by offering "legit science" to support its personalized health recommendations. GenomSys Gains CE Mark for New Genomic Analysis Software With the CE marking in hand, the Swiss bioinformatics startup has launched GenomSys Variant Analyzer, which follows the MPEG-G genomic data compression standard. GenomSys, Philips to Build Genome Analysis Technology Based on MPEG-G Standard The multiyear collaboration agreement brings together two of the corporate champions of the MPEG-G genomic data representation and compression standard. GenomSys Gets CE Mark for MPEG-G Codec Genomic Data Processing Software Suite The Swiss bioinformatics startup said that the MPEG-G compression standard can shrink whole-genome files to less than 25 percent the size of legacy formats. Feb 26, 2021 GenomSys Banks on MPEG-G Standard to Make Genome Analysis Mobile Premium Sep 9, 2020 DNA Data Storage Startup Catalog Raises $10M in Series A Financing Jul 17, 2020 Illumina Looking to Streamline Genomic Interpretation With Two Informatics Acquisitions Premium Jul 15, 2020 Illumina Acquires French Genomic Data-Compression Startup Enancio Breaking News Cancer Prognoses Informed by Module-Based Approach, Study Finds People in the News at Illumina, Centogene, BioSkryb New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, BD, Analytik Jena, BioMérieux Genetic Technologies to Raise A$5M in Direct Stock Offering In Brief This Week: SD Biosensors, Meridian, Oncocyte, Opko Health, GeneDx, More The Scan Study Reveals New Details About Genetics of Major Cause of Female Infertility Researchers in Nature Medicine conducted a whole-exome sequencing study of mote than a thousand patients with premature ovarian insufficiency. Circulating Tumor DNA Shows Potential as Biomarker in Rare Childhood Cancer A study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology has found that circulating tumor DNA levels in rhabdomyosarcoma may serve as a biomarker for prognosis. Study Recommends Cancer Screening for Dogs Beginning Age Seven, Depending on Breed PetDx researchers report in PLOS One that annual cancer screening for dogs should begin by age seven. White-Tailed Deer Harbor SARS-CoV-2 Variants No Longer Infecting Humans, Study Finds A new study in PNAS has found that white-tailed deer could act as a reservoir of SARS-CoV-2 variants no longer found among humans.