data-management software Seqera Labs Raises $5.5M in Seed Funding Centre for Genomic Regulation spinout Seqera Labs builds life sciences pipeline management software that helped identify the Alpha and Delta SARS-CoV-2 variants. Celemics, Strand Life Sciences Partner on Integrated Platform for NGS Analysis Strand will integrate the Celemics bioinformatics pipeline into its StrandOmics analysis system to provide sample-to-report services to pharma and biotech researchers. WANdisco Moves Into Genomics With Korean Data Deal Premium The company helps other firms migrate very large datasets to the cloud and manage the distribution of information to multiple sites for analytics and research. 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. Rosalind Partners with Geninus, Helixrus to Bring Single-Cell Software to Asian Markets Seoul-based Geninus will combine Rosalind's platform with its Celinus single-cell RNA sequencing service and Helixrus will provide local support services. Mar 25, 2021 Sophia Genetics, Hitachi Partner on Data-Driven Precision Medicine Mar 22, 2021 Insightful Science to Acquire Dotmatics Feb 2, 2021 Congenica, Gabriel Precision Oncology Partner on Clinical Interpretation for Somatic Cancer Testing Feb 2, 2021 Syapse Raises $68M in Equity Financing Jan 14, 2021 GeneInfoSec Wants Genetic Data Security to Start at Molecular Level Premium Jan 4, 2021 Enpicom Sees Personalized Medicine Coming Into Focus After Busy 2020 Premium Dec 15, 2020 Life Sciences Software Company Nference Completes $60M Series C Funding Round Dec 15, 2020 Enpicom, MiLaboratories Partner on Immune Repertoire Sequencing Software Integration Oct 27, 2020 OmniTier Introduces Appliance for Tertiary Next-Generation Sequencing Analysis Premium Sep 25, 2020 M2Gen Expands Partnership With Discovery Life Sciences Sep 21, 2020 Nebula Genomics, Oasis Labs Partner to Offer Secure Personal Genomic Data Sep 18, 2020 Kaiser Permanente Taps BC Platforms to Analyze Biobank, Clinical Data Premium Aug 27, 2020 UgenTec Lands PCR Software Contract in France for COVID-19 MDx Testing Jul 30, 2020 OncoDNA to Widen Cancer Analytics Offering, Biopharma Reach With IntegraGen Acquisition Premium Jul 27, 2020 Oncology Informatics Firm Vidence Emerges to Supply Real-World Clinical, Genomic Data to Researchers Premium Jul 17, 2020 Illumina Looking to Streamline Genomic Interpretation With Two Informatics Acquisitions Premium Jun 23, 2020 WuXi NextCode Restructures, Rebrands as Genuity Science Jun 18, 2020 Illumina Acquires Informatics Firm BlueBee May 29, 2020 Lifebit's Updated CloudOS Looks to Alleviate Bottlenecks in Population-Level Data Analyses Premium Apr 30, 2020 Lifebit Biotech Raises £6M in Series A Funding Round Load More Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.