nutrigenomics GenoPalate Raises $5.6M in First Phase of Equity Financing Round The company offers an at-home DNA test that it uses to provide personalized nutritional advice including information about potential food sensitivities. Meditech Installs EHR Genomics Add-on at Health Systems in Pursuit of Precision Medicine Premium EHR vendor Meditech is doing much of the integration legwork between labs and hospitals within the limited framework of current interoperability standards. Nalagenetics Closes $12.6M Series A Funding Round The Singapore-based genetic testing informatics startup plans to expand in Southeast Asia to support PGx, nutrigenomics, breast cancer risk prediction, and polygenic risk scores. Arivale Updates Wellness Service With Polygenic Profiles Premium The company, still collecting utility data, anticipates that this more complex analysis will lead to better personalization of health and wellness strategies for its clients. ISB Spinout Arivale Raises $36M in Series B Financing to Provide Science-Based Wellness Advice The firm's approach builds on a pilot study for ISB's 100K Wellness Project, and study participants are invited to become customers. Jul 9, 2013 Metabolon, IMDEA Collaborate on Omics-based Nutrition, Dx Jul 1, 2013 Pathway Genomics Partners with Parkway Jun 4, 2012 Deal with Bariatric Support Brings GenoVive's DNA-based Weight Loss Program to Mexico Jan 18, 2012 Researchers Outline Efforts to Enhance Nutritional Features of Food at PAG Mar 7, 2011 NCI Considering Nutrigenetics Studies Oct 26, 2010 LifeGen Tech Nets $124K SBIR Grant to Fund Array-Based Caloric-Restriction Study Premium Oct 5, 2010 BioTools, Kilpest Form Joint Venture to Offer Arrays for Dietary, Food Testing in India Premium Apr 20, 2010 BioServe to Provide Genetic Testing for NGC Medical Jul 14, 2009 Germany's ImaGenes, Partners to Use $4M Gov't Grant in Array-Based Nutrigenomics Study Premium 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.