The updated Mantis provides researchers a tool for the automated interpretation of cancer-related somatic variants, including variants of unknown significance.
Signifikance's platform is currently used for analyzing and interpreting cancer variants but will soon support prenatal screening and testing as well.
The company will use the funds to launch a newly developed platform for sharing data and collaborating on genomic research projects.
OGT is one of five companies selected to receive a second grant from the UK's Genomics England project, which it will use to continue developing a variant interpretation solution.
Scientists from Los Alamos National Laboratory have written a computer program to identify bacteria and viruses in metagenomes with fewer false positive matches.
In Science this week: self-assembly of DNA components in solution, and more.
Genetics and Molecular Research retracts two gastric cancer papers for being "substantially equal" to other papers, according to Retraction Watch.
A new analysis indicates that the Ebola virus behind the current West African outbreak is mutating at about the same rate as other Ebola viruses.
With the launch of Scott Kelly into space today, the study of him and his earthbound brother to disentangle the effects of life in space from the effects of genetics kicks off.