nanopore Despite Record Speed, Nanopore Sequencing Faces Challenges for Use in Routine Diagnostics Premium Stanford researchers said the cost of their approach is in line with Illumina sequencing but did not share data on error rate and other benchmarks at this time. Nanopore Sequencing Firm iNanoBio Says Fast Sensor Will Result in Speedy Platform Premium The Arizona State University spinout is now working on manufacturing its sensors alongside nanopores small enough to sequence DNA. 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. Oxford Nanopore Technologies to File for IPO in Second Half of 2021 IP Group, which holds a 15 percent stake in Oxford Nanopore, said it currently values the company at £2.27 billion ($3.11 billion). Armonica Technologies Wins $349K SBIR Grant From NHGRI he funding will help support product development of a nanopore sequencing-based method of direct DNA analysis, including epigenetic modifications. Jan 7, 2021 Clear Labs, Integrated DNA Technologies Expand Partnership to Include COVID-19 Testing Nov 24, 2020 Startup Angstrom Bio Plans Saliva-Based COVID-19 Nucleic Acid Test on Nanopore Sequencing Platform Premium Oct 13, 2020 Oxford Nanopore Technologies Raises £84.4M in Private Financing Sep 24, 2020 Catalog DNA Merges Molecular Biology, Information Theory to Pursue DNA-Based Computing Premium Jul 9, 2020 Dual-Reader Nanopore Promises Improved Homopolymer Sequencing Accuracy Premium Mar 18, 2020 Jury Invalidates Pacific Biosciences Patents in Lawsuit Against Oxford Nanopore Mar 5, 2020 New Sepsis Test Uses Nanopore Sequencing to Detect Pathogens From Cell-Free DNA Premium Feb 11, 2020 New Algorithms Unlock Targeted Sequencing on Nanopore Platforms Premium Feb 10, 2020 Nanopore Sequencing-Based Mapping Methods Reveal Open Chromatin, Methylation Patterns Premium Jan 3, 2020 Massachusetts Startup Focuses on Long-Read Sequencing Technology Premium Jan 2, 2020 Oxford Nanopore Technologies Raises £109.5M Dec 23, 2019 Parabricks Acquisition Part of Nvidia's Latest Push Into Genomics Premium Dec 20, 2019 Nanopore Protein Sequencing Feasibility Demonstrated by French Startup, Collaborators Premium Dec 18, 2019 Oxford Nanopore Users Report Flongle Quality Issues as Firm Announces Regulated Products Premium Oct 15, 2019 Dart-seq Leads New Methods to Sequence Transcriptome Methylation Patterns Premium Sep 20, 2019 INanoBio Nabs $5.4M From DARPA for Silicon Nanopore Sequencer Development Premium Sep 19, 2019 Oxford Nanopore Licenses CRISPR-Cas9 IP From Caribou Biosciences for Targeted Nanopore Sequencing Sep 11, 2019 Oxford Nanopore Responds in Court to Pacific Biosciences Allegations of Willful Infringement Aug 16, 2019 Optofluidic Chip Integrates Nanopores, Electrical Feedback to Control Single-Molecule Delivery Premium Aug 7, 2019 Ontera, BASF Strike Agricultural Dx Development Deal Load More Breaking News Single-Nucleus Chromatin Accessibility Profiling in Coronary Artery Disease Points to Mechanisms ALL Genomes Marked by High DNA Methylation Levels Cepheid Gets CE Mark for Updated Rapid COVID MDx Test Mainz Biomed, Dante Labs Partner to Commercialize ColoAlert in Europe, UAE CellCarta Acquires Rights to Targeted Protein Assays from Fred Hutch Spinout Precision Assays Genetic Analysis, Omnigene Medical Technologies Ink Distribution, Tech Transfer Deal The Scan Monkeypox Case Found in US The New York Times says that a case of monkeypox has now been reported in the US. Effects on Fetal Screening Wired writes that changes to US abortion laws could affect screening for fatal congenital conditions. 'Pharma Bro' Out of Prison The Wall Street Journal reports that Martin Shkreli has been released from prison to a halfway house. Nature Papers Present Cultivate Oat Genome, Benchmarking of Spatial and Single-Cell Transcriptomic Integration Methods In Nature this week: reference genome of the cultivated oat, and more.