Next-Generation Sequencing The latest news on next-generation sequencing. PlumCare RWE Taps Lifebit to Scale Rady-Backed Newborn Sequencing Screening Program in Greece Lifebit will help PlumCare RWE connect data from BeginNGS Greece to global research cohorts as the program moves past its pilot phase. Labcorp, VieCure Collaborate on NGS, Software for Cancer Diagnosis Startup oncology bioinformatics firm VieCure expects this collaboration to bring precision oncology diagnostics and treatment to more community clinics. Foundation Medicine, Boehringer Ingelheim Collaborate on CDx for Biliary Tract Cancer Drug The companies will develop the FoundationOne CDx test as a companion diagnostic for Boehringer Ingelheim's BI 907828 in the US, Japan, and EU. Element Biosciences Points to First Wave of Customer Data at JP Morgan Conference The San Diego-based sequencing instrument maker highlighted data from three customers: the University of California, San Diego; Gencove; and Qiagen. Sequencing Instrument Launches in 2022 Portend Heated Competition Premium Customers are feeling euphoric, but sequencing firms face a number of headaches including competitive pressure and global macroeconomic concerns. Jan 4, 2023 Absent Resolution on FDA's LDT Oversight in 2022, Some Payors Began Advancing Their Own Requirements Premium Jan 4, 2023 Agilent Technologies Acquires NGS Target Enrichment Firm Avida Biomed Dec 19, 2022 MGI Tech Heads Full Steam Into US Market Despite Data Security Accusations, Image Problems Premium Dec 16, 2022 EU Awards €4.8M to Support Transition of NGS Workflows to Clinical Settings Premium Nov 30, 2022 Bladder Cancer Genomic Landscape Study Aims to Engender New Biomarker-Guided Therapies Premium Nov 30, 2022 Envisagenics, Bristol Myers Squibb Partner to ID Cancer Therapy Alternative Splice Targets Nov 17, 2022 Biomarker Predicts Immunotherapy Benefit in Head and Neck Cancer but Commercial Path Unclear Premium Nov 17, 2022 Asa Ren, G42 Healthcare Partner to Promote Genomics, Bioinformatics in Indonesia Nov 16, 2022 Genome Insight, Seoul National University Hospital Collaborate on WGS Study of Pediatric Cancer Dx Nov 11, 2022 RevoluGen, Tecan Ink Deal for Automated High Molecular Weight DNA Extraction Tech Nov 10, 2022 Arima Genomics Inks Distribution Deals in Asia-Pacific Region Nov 8, 2022 Singular Genomics Inks Sample Prep Partnerships With Paragon Genomics, Claret Bioscience; Reports Q3 Oct 31, 2022 Beckman Coulter Life Sciences, Pillar Biosciences Partner to Develop NGS Solutions Oct 28, 2022 Illumina Shares Data on Complete Long Read Tech, Stays Mum on Technical Details Premium Oct 19, 2022 MDIC, Horizon Discovery Partner on Reference Samples for NGS-Based Cancer Tests Oct 18, 2022 Real-Time Surveillance Sequencing Shows Promise for Hospital Outbreak Detection, Prevention Premium Oct 18, 2022 Illumina, GenoScreen Partner to Comarket Genomic Testing for Multidrug-Resistant TB Oct 13, 2022 Study Affirms Platelet RNA's Diagnostic Potential for Early- and Late-Stage Cancer Detection Premium Oct 11, 2022 Intermountain Forensics Partners with Astrea Forensics to Validate Sample Prep Technology Oct 7, 2022 Environmental Genomics Firm eDNAtec Harnesses NGS for Biodiversity Surveillance Premium Load More Breaking News New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Qiagen, Thermo Fisher, Bionano Genomics, BillionToOne, More People in the News at Illumina Ventures, Element Biosciences, Epigenomics, Exagen, More Genomic Approaches Boost Rare Disease Diagnoses in Middle Eastern Patient Population GeneDx to Raise $150M in Public and Direct Stock Offerings In Brief This Week: T2 Biosystems, Novacyt, OpGen, Dante Genomics, Nautilus Biotechnology, More The Scan Self-Reported Hearing Loss in Older Adults Begins Very Early in Life, Study Says A JAMA Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery study says polygenic risk scores associated with hearing loss in older adults is also associated with hearing decline in younger groups. Genome-Wide Analysis Sheds Light on Genetics of ADHD A genome-wide association study meta-analysis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder appearing in Nature Genetics links 76 genes to risk of having the disorder. MicroRNA Cotargeting Linked to Lupus A mouse-based study appearing in BMC Biology implicates two microRNAs with overlapping target sites in lupus. Enzyme Involved in Lipid Metabolism Linked to Mutational Signatures In Nature Genetics, a Wellcome Sanger Institute-led team found that APOBEC1 may contribute to the development of the SBS2 and SBS13 mutational signatures in the small intestine.