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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Microarray-based non-invasive prenatal testing firm CellScape has shut down.
According to its LinkedIn page, the company, which had been headquartered in Newark, Calif., ceased operations in September.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A team from Japan and the US used a combination of whole-genome sequencing, exome sequencing, and "oncovirome" sequencing to scrutinize matched tumor and normal samples from more than 500 individuals from different populations who had a form of liver cancer called hepatocel

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Genedata announced today that Takara Bio has chosen the Genedata Expressionist software platform for use in all its genomics, transcriptomics, and epigenomics research.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – CombiMatrix said after the close of the market on Tuesday that its third quarter revenues were up 40 percent year over year as its array testing revenues increased about 29 percent.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Scientists from consumer genomics firm 23andMe for the first time described the Mountain View, Calif.-based company's Ancestry Composition tool in a paper.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The agricultural biotechnology and non-invasive prenatal testing markets could become significant revenues drivers for Affymetrix, company officials said this week after the firm released its third quarter financial results.

To better understand the relationship between sea lice populations at salmon farms across the North Atlantic, as well as to identify genomic regions that could potentially shed light on pesticide resistance, researchers recently designed a 6,000-SNP genotyping microarray focused on Lepeophtheirus salmonis, the salmon louse.

General Electric has been awarded

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Agilent Technologies said on Monday that Genetic Technologies has dismissed its lawsuit against the company alleging patent infringement.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Affymetrix's third quarter revenues increased 8 percent year over year, the company reported after the close of the market on Thursday.

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The Hill reports President Donald Trump issued an executive directing federal agencies to cut the number of board and advisory committees they have.

The New York Times reports that researchers are combining tools to more quickly develop crops to feed a growing population and cope with shifting climates.

Scientists in Canada are looking to the UK's plan to sequence children with rare conditions for inspiration, the National Post reports.

In PNAS this week: copy number changes arose during polar bear evolution, genomic and transcriptomic analysis of the Siberian hamster, and more.