The Swiss startup plans to use the funding to support the development of genomic analysis software based on the new MPEG-G compression standard.
In an abstract to be presented at ASHG, Baylor Genetics researchers will discuss how Emedgene's AI-driven platform helped them streamline and standardize sequencing review.
The company will bring its Mastermind genomic search engine to clinical labs in China, where early tests have shown a sharp reduction in VUS search time.
The software, presented at the ISMB/ECCB conference, helps researchers fill in gaps in the human epigenome thanks to 3D deep-learning techniques.
With machine learning and clinical natural language processing, the team has come up with more automated methods to do provisional diagnoses on children with genetic disease.
Emedgene, which makes AI-based, automated genomic interpretation software, will use the Series A funding to expand its US sales operations.
The Philips platform will support oncology testing workflows and helped with the launch of Illumina TruSight Tumor 170 NGS testing at the Florida institute.
Fabric Genomics is providing Diagnomics with clinical decision support technology to help healthcare providers understand variants in the ACMG-59 panel.
With the acquisition, Qiagen will integrate N-of-One’s MarkerMine database into its core technology to help customers design new, targeted therapies.
At the National Society of Genetic Counselors annual meeting, a number of clinicians said they conduct their own investigations of variants in clinical lab reports.
In PLOS this week: Mycobacterium abscessus linked to gastric conditions, placental gene expression changes associated with preterm birth, and more.
The Guardian reports that UK universities are looking into ways to reduce labs' reliance on single-use plastics.
People with certain gene variants tend to not like vegetables, particularly bitter ones, CNN reports.
MIT's Technology Review reports on a company's genetic test that gauges an embryo's susceptibility to certain diseases.