methylome sequencing Canadian Liquid Biopsy Startup Adela to Pursue Cancer Early Detection Tests Premium The company raised $60 million last week and will use the funding to develop and validate its DNA methylation-based tests and classifier algorithm. Liquid Biopsy Startup Adela Launches With $60M Series A Financing Round The Toronto-based company will use the funding to commercialize its cell-free DNA methylation sequencing technology as an early cancer detection test. Nanopore Sequencing Firm Armonica Technologies Progresses Towards Single-Base Detection Premium The firm will use a new SBIR grant to put together a data package to use in fundraising as it develops a viable Raman spectroscopy-based sequencing instrument. PNAS Papers on Chemotherapy-Induced Cardiac Injury Target, Viral Insertions, SMRT Methylation Profiling In PNAS this week: target to reduce chemotherapy-induced cardiac injury, tool finds ancient endogenous RNA viruses, and more. Researchers Turn Methylated DNA Profiling Method Towards Prenatal Testing Applications Premium At the ASHG 2020 virtual meeting, researchers presented data showing they could use the method to enrich for placental DNA in maternal plasma samples. Sep 21, 2020 Grail Deal Will Enable Illumina to Expand From Tech Innovator to Diagnostics Provider Premium Jul 31, 2020 Data Supports Singlera's PanSeer Test as Company Narrows Focus to Colorectal Cancer Detection Premium Jul 2, 2020 Translation of Dog Years Into Human Years Updated With Epigenetic Analysis Aug 28, 2019 Alzheimer's Disease Analysis Leads to Potential Epigenetic Signatures Aug 7, 2019 UCSD Researchers Develop Assay Combining Methylation Status, Chromosome Conformation Analysis Premium Nov 14, 2018 Methylation-Based Cancer Early Detection Method Shows Promise in Preliminary Studies Nov 5, 2018 Personal Methylome, Transcriptome Profiling Over Time Reveals Illness-Linked Changes Oct 23, 2018 Decode Researchers Generate Map of Imprinting Patterns in Human Genome Apr 10, 2018 OHSU Team Develops Combinatorial Indexing Approach for Single-Cell Methylation Sequencing Premium Dec 18, 2017 Single-Cell Methylome Sequencing Uncovers Dynamics of DNA Methylation in Human Embryos Aug 10, 2017 Neuronal Subtypes Revealed Using Single-Cell Methylation Sequencing Jun 8, 2017 Norwegian Team Plans to Debut Digital PCR-Based Urinary Bladder Cancer Test by Year End Premium Mar 15, 2016 Researchers Use Methylation Patterns to Trace Cell-Free DNA Back to Tissue of Origin Jan 29, 2016 Normal Tissue Adjacent to Breast Tumors Also Exhibits Epigenetic Changes Dec 10, 2015 Epigenomic Map of Wheat Shows Conservation, Variation of Methylation Among Subgenomes Jun 5, 2015 McGill Team Develops Epigenetic Panel for Population-Scale Disease Studies Premium Jun 1, 2015 Human Methylome Map Reveals Variations by Tissue, Non-Canonical Methylation Jul 31, 2014 Black Truffle Methylome Reveals Regulation of Transposable Elements Feb 25, 2014 British Study Tests RainDrop Methylation Sequencing Method at Nanogram Sample Sizes Premium Jul 31, 2013 Lo's Lab Publishes Non-invasive Prenatal Methylation Sequencing Method Premium Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.