microbial sequencing Gut Microbiome Characteristics Tied to Depressive Symptoms in New Studies Researchers profiled gut microbial community patterns in antidepressant-free individuals, identifying features linked to depressive symptoms. Biotia Joins Mayo Clinic Program for AI Startups The firm will focus on validating its next-generation sequencing-based microbial surveillance service and readying it for clinical use. MicroGenDx Expanding Hospital Business Following Reimbursement Decision, Publications Premium The firm can now be reimbursed $355 for its microbe sequencing tests, which it said sets a competitive bar for other developers. MicroGenDx Acquires Sequencing Lab RTL Genomics Both companies were divisions of Southwest Regional PCR and were spun off into separate businesses in 2017. Oracle Makes Inroads in Genomic Cloud Computing Premium A research deal with the University of Oxford is a steppingstone for the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure to challenge AWS, Google Cloud, and Microsoft Azure in bioinformatics. May 28, 2021 Global Subway Metagenomics Study Reveals Cities' Microbial Fingerprints May 11, 2021 Ancient Oral Microbiomes Reveal Similarities Between Neanderthals, Modern Humans Jan 27, 2021 One Codex, Transnetyx Collaborate on Microbiome Sequencing and Analysis Services Nov 9, 2020 Metagenomic Microbiome Analysis Expands Known Phylogenetic Diversity of Earth's Bacteria, Archaea Sep 2, 2020 Japan's BitBiome Raises ¥700M in Series B Financing Aug 25, 2020 Loop Genomics Seeks Slice of Sanger Market With New Clonal Isolate Library Preparation Technology Premium Jul 10, 2020 Infant Gut Microbiome Correlates With Bacteria in Mother's Breast Milk, Study Finds Jul 10, 2020 Prediabetes, Type 2 Diabetes Come With Altered Gut Microbiomes Jan 29, 2020 IDbyDNA Raises $20M in Series B Financing Dec 17, 2019 Prescient Metabiomics, CoreBiome Developing Microbial Assay for Colon Cancer Screening Oct 10, 2019 Omics Tools Firms See Opportunities in Burgeoning Synthetic Biology Industry Premium Sep 4, 2019 uBiome Declares Bankruptcy, Offers Assets for Sale Aug 14, 2019 Microbial Genes Characterized in Human Gut, Oral Microbiomes Aug 8, 2019 Researchers Propose Role For Microbes in Pancreatic Cancer Immune Features, Survival Feb 4, 2019 Gut Microbe Studies Expand Bacterial Culture Collections, Reference Genomes Mar 7, 2018 Skin Microbiomes of Megacity Dwellers More Fragile Than Those in Smaller Urban Areas Dec 5, 2017 Space Station Microbes Similar to Those Found in Houses Dec 1, 2017 Oral Microbiome Influences Risk of Esophageal Cancer Development Nov 1, 2017 Earth Microbiome Project Releases First Dataset, Revealing Microbial Diversity Sep 20, 2017 Expanded Human Microbiome Project Examines Dynamics, Functions of Microbial Communities Load More Breaking News Simple HealthKit Raises $8M in Series A Round Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: Quantum-Si Layoffs, UBS Coverage Initiations, More LumiraDx Secures FDA Emergency Use Authorization, UK Approval for COVID-19, Flu Test Rarity Bioscience Raises Additional €500,000 Cancer Prognoses Informed by Module-Based Approach, Study Finds The Scan UK Team Presents Genetic, Epigenetic Sequencing Method Using enzymatic DNA preparation steps, researchers in Nature Biotechnology develop a strategy for sequencing DNA, along with 5-methylcytosine and 5-hydroxymethylcytosine, on existing sequencers. DNA Biobank Developed for French Kidney Donors, Recipients The KiT-GENIE biobank described in the European Journal of Human Genetics contains DNA samples, genotyping profiles, immune patterns, and clinical features for thousands of kidney donors or transplant recipients in Nantes, France. Cardiometabolic Disease May Have Distinct Associations With Microbial Metabolites in Blood, Gut By analyzing gut microbes in combination with related metabolites in feces and blood, researchers in Nature Communications found distinct cardiometabolic disease relationships at each site. Study Reveals New Details About Genetics of Major Cause of Female Infertility Researchers in Nature Medicine conducted a whole-exome sequencing study of mote than a thousand patients with premature ovarian insufficiency.