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The genomics firm is expecting major revenue decreases in every geographic region but sees signs of hope that business can pick up again later in the year.

Cerevance, a drug discovery firm employing the transcriptome sequencing method, raised $45 million in Series B financing earlier this month.

The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit sent the case, which had been thrown out in December 2018, back to the trial court.

Under the terms of the non-exclusive agreement, the companies have made Diagenode's D-Plex library preparation products available on MGI's sequencing platforms.

The collaboration will combine Twist's target enrichment and sample library preparation kits and Miroculus' Miro Canvas microfluidics system.

The company plans to offer four new products by the end of the year, including four targeted transcriptomic panels and IHC compatibility for Visium.

BGI is planning to offer free trials of its MGI DNBSEQ-G400 sequencing system to key opinion leaders, a development Illumina is trying to stop.

Under the agreement, the companies plan to make Swift's library preparation kits compatible with MGI's DNBSEQ sequencers.

The Beverly, Massachusetts-based company plans to use the funding to expand its PlexWell sequencing library prep technology into new areas.

The Durham, North Carolina-based startup will use the funds to develop a library preparation kit for single-cell sequencing.

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New analyses indicate female researchers are publishing less during the coronavirus pandemic than male researchers, according to Nature News.

A study suggests people with the ApoE e4 genotype may be more likely to have severe COVID-19 than those with other genotypes, the Guardian says.

Direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies are searching for a genetic reason for why some people, but not others, become gravely ill with COVID-19, the Detroit Free Press reports.

In PNAS this week: forward genetics-base analysis of retinal development, interactions of T cell receptors with neoantigens in colorectal cancer, and more.