methylome sequencing 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. 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. Pancreatic Cancer Subtype With Poor Outcomes Shows Low Methylation, High Interferon Signature The aggressive subtype, uncovered by a team of researchers in Germany, may also be susceptible to targeted therapy that blocks interferon signaling. Grail Deal Will Enable Illumina to Expand From Tech Innovator to Diagnostics Provider Premium Illumina thinks the next-generation sequencing cancer testing market will grow to $75 billion over the next 15 years, driven by screening. Data Supports Singlera's PanSeer Test as Company Narrows Focus to Colorectal Cancer Detection Premium The company recently had a second pre-submission with FDA and expects to begin a prospective trial of its test in the second half of this year. 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 May 22, 2012 Methylation Patterns in Pig Tissues Provide Clues to Obesity-Related Gene Regulation Apr 10, 2012 UW Team Adapts Transposase Library Prep for Ultra-Low-Input Whole-Genome Bisulfite Sequencing Premium Load More Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.