glycomics New Method Provides NGS-Based Readout of Glycan Levels in Single Cells Premium SUGAR-seq, a single-cell method developed by researchers in Australia, is a first step towards analyzing differences in glycosylation in various cell types. InterVenn Biosciences Raises $34M in Series B Round to Commercialize Ovarian Cancer Test The company also announced John Leite, the former leader of clinical business development activities at Illumina, had joined the firm as chief business officer. Gastric Cancer Analysis in Young Populations Identifies Four Subtypes The subtypes — which were distinguished from one another using proteomic data — were associated with proliferation, immune response, metabolism, and invasion. InterVenn BioSciences Raises $9.4M in Funding The company plans to use the funds to develop and commercialize its lead product, a mass spectrometry-based glycoproteomic blood test for ovarian cancer. Waters, A*Star Extend Glycan Cancer Biomarkers Partnership The mass spectrometry instrument maker will provide A*Star's Bioprocessing Technology Institute with expertise and access to a Synapt G2-S instrument. Jun 17, 2014 Agilent, Premier Combine Technologies for Glycomics Research Aug 23, 2013 Emory Wins $5.5M to Launch Functional Glycomics Center Apr 1, 2013 Agilent, Chungnam National University Tackle New Initiatives in Glycomics Research Jan 28, 2013 Ezose Sciences, Kyowa Hakko Ink Glycomics Pact Oct 24, 2012 Ezose, Fast Forward Team on MS Biomarker Research Oct 19, 2012 Van Andel, Emory to Develop Early Pancreatic Cancer Dx Apr 23, 2012 Ezose, Hirosaki University Partner on Glycomics Research Targeting Prostate Cancer Dec 9, 2011 Ezose Teams with Merck on Diabetes Research Dec 1, 2011 Bruker, Chungnam National University Partner on Glycan Analysis Aug 23, 2011 Agilent, Chungnam University Partner on Glycomics Breaking News New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Qiagen, Thermo Fisher, Bionano Genomics, BillionToOne, More People in the News at Illumina Ventures, Element Biosciences, Epigenomics, Exagen, More Genomic Approaches Boost Rare Disease Diagnoses in Middle Eastern Patient Population GeneDx to Raise $150M in Public and Direct Stock Offerings In Brief This Week: T2 Biosystems, Novacyt, OpGen, Dante Genomics, Nautilus Biotechnology, More The Scan Self-Reported Hearing Loss in Older Adults Begins Very Early in Life, Study Says A JAMA Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery study says polygenic risk scores associated with hearing loss in older adults is also associated with hearing decline in younger groups. Genome-Wide Analysis Sheds Light on Genetics of ADHD A genome-wide association study meta-analysis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder appearing in Nature Genetics links 76 genes to risk of having the disorder. MicroRNA Cotargeting Linked to Lupus A mouse-based study appearing in BMC Biology implicates two microRNAs with overlapping target sites in lupus. Enzyme Involved in Lipid Metabolism Linked to Mutational Signatures In Nature Genetics, a Wellcome Sanger Institute-led team found that APOBEC1 may contribute to the development of the SBS2 and SBS13 mutational signatures in the small intestine.