genotyping Gencove Raises $10M in Series A Financing The funding round, led by Lewis & Clark AgriFood, brings the New York-based low-pass genome sequencing firm's total fundraising to $16.2 million. Phosphorus Wins Conditional New York State Approval for GeneCompass Consumer Test The firm's health screening sequencing assay, which retails at $249 and covers a panel of over 400 genes, will now be available to consumers in all 50 states. PLOS Papers on Cancer Risk Scores, Typhoid Fever in Colombia, Streptococcus Protection In PLOS this week: application of cancer polygenic risk scores across ancestries, genetic diversity of typhoid fever-causing Salmonella, and more. Sensorion, Sonova Partner for €7M Hearing Loss Genotyping Study The firms have jointly funded a new study that will analyze genetics and clinical disease features of thousands of patients with age-related hearing loss. Risk Related to Genetic Contributors Can Decline With Age for Some Common Diseases Analyses of UK Biobank data indicated that the relative risk for some common diseases may be more pronounced for younger individuals carrying disease-related genetic factors. Aug 18, 2021 Grammar Reflects Population Genetics in Northeast Asia, Study Finds Aug 12, 2021 Population Study Points to Pronounced Denisovan Ancestry in Philippine Population Jul 15, 2021 Glaucoma Polygenic Risk Score Appears Similarly Informative to Monogenic Risk Assessment Jun 29, 2021 Genotyping May Help Avoid Unnecessary Bone Marrow Biopsies in African Americans Jun 25, 2021 NeoGen, Center for Aquaculture Technologies Partner on Genotyping Tools Jun 18, 2021 Yourgene Health Awarded £232K Contract to Supply Oncology Genotyping Testing Kits to NHS Wales Jun 10, 2021 AMP-led Expert Groups Release Clinical CYP2D6 Pharmacogenomic Testing Recommendation May 26, 2021 Bitter Taste Receptor Variant Correlates With COVID-19 Clinical Course May 25, 2021 Advanced Biological Laboratories SARS-CoV-2 Genotyping Test Receives CE Mark May 17, 2021 Mitochondrial DNA Analysis Uncovers Influence of Genetic Variation on Hundreds of Phenotypes Mar 4, 2021 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Show Potential for Finding New Regulatory Variants Feb 22, 2021 Twist Bioscience, Berry Genomics Partner on Targeted NGS Assays in China Feb 5, 2021 Twist Bioscience Reveals MRD Testing Applications, Regeneron Genotyping Project Premium Feb 4, 2021 Twist Bioscience Fiscal Q1 Revenues Grow 64 Percent; JP Morgan Downgrades to Underweight Jan 27, 2021 One Codex, Transnetyx Collaborate on Microbiome Sequencing and Analysis Services Dec 10, 2020 All of Us Program Returns First Genetic Results; Health-Related Finding to Follow in Late 2021 Premium Dec 7, 2020 Hundreds of Genetic Loci Influence Shape of the Human Face Dec 3, 2020 Pharmacogenetic Testing for Statin Side Effects Doesn't Result in Worse Blood Cholesterol Levels Oct 28, 2020 Finnish Population Genomics Study Uncovers Rare, Recessive Disease Candidates Premium Oct 28, 2020 'Genotype-First' Study Leads to Blood Cell Mutations Underlying Severe Autoinflammatory Disease Premium Load More Breaking News Immunai Closes $215M Series B Round DNAe, Imperial College London, U of Leicester to Develop NGS-Based Breast Cancer Monitoring Test Illumina, Israel Ministry of Health to Pilot Genome Sequencing for Diagnosing Critically Ill Infants GenomSys Gains CE Mark for New Genomic Analysis Software Thermo Fisher Scientific Q3 Revenues up 9 Percent BTIG Initiates Coverage of LumiraDx With Buy Rating The Scan Panel Recommends Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine for Kids CNN reports that the US Food and Drug Administration advisory panel has voted in favor of authorizing the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for children between 5 and 11 years old. Sharing How to Make It Merck had granted a royalty-free license for its COVID-19 treatment to the Medicines Patent Pool, according to the New York Times. Bring it Back In Bloomberg reports that a genetic analysis has tied a cluster of melioidosis cases in the US to a now-recalled aromatherapy spray. Nucleic Acids Research Papers on SomaMutDB, VThunter, SCovid Databases In Nucleic Acids Research this week: database of somatic mutations in normal tissue, viral receptor-related expression signatures, and more.