plant genomics Ag-Bio Firm KeyGene Partners With Annogen to Study Non-Coding DNA in Plant Breeding The companies will use Annogen's SuRE technology, which screens entire genomes for mutations that affect the activity of promoters and enhancers. NRGene Looks to Royalty-Based Partnerships in Wake of IPO Premium The Israeli bioinformatics firm is also mulling an expansion into human genetics. Precision Biomonitoring, AgriSeq Form Strategic Alliance The companies will combine their respective technologies to offer genomic services for the plant and animal breeding sectors. Evogene, TMG Ink Pest-Resistant Soybean Development Deal Evogene and Tropical Melhoramento & Genetica aim to develop non-genetically-modified nematode-resistant soybeans using CRISPR genome editing. Newly Funded Genome Canada Projects Focus on Proteomics, Rare Disease, Crop Genomics Premium Genome Canada and its partners recently funded two new initiatives with C$255 that will back precision medicine, genomics, and technology development. Jan 15, 2018 SNP Study Squeezes French Wine Clues From Ancient Grape Seeds Sep 14, 2017 Ginkgo Bioworks, Bayer to Invest $100M in New Agbio Company Apr 18, 2017 VHL Signs Norwegian Distribution Agreement Mar 9, 2017 Illumina, IMPLAD Partner to Sequence Medicinal Plants Jan 16, 2017 KeyGene Inks New Licensing Agreements With Phenome, U Minnesota Dec 14, 2016 VirusDetect Enables Computational Analysis of sRNA Data for Plant, Animal Pathogen ID Premium Jul 18, 2016 Arabidopsis Studies Tap 1,001 Genomes Data to Explore Genomic, Epigenomic, Speciation History Jan 27, 2016 Seagrass Genome Elucidates How Flowering Plant Re-adapted to Marine Environment Jan 14, 2016 Rebranding Reflects iPlant Platform's Growing Popularity in the Life Sciences, Other Domains Premium Dec 3, 2015 Novogene, International Center for Tropical Agriculture Partner to Construct Cassava Pan-Genome Nov 17, 2015 Computomics Looks to Expand Plant Genome Analysis Service in North America Premium Nov 5, 2015 German Plant Bioinformatics Startup Computomics Raises €500,000 From VC Investor Sep 4, 2015 New DivSeek Initiative to Encourage Genomic Characterization of Seed Bank Holdings Premium Jul 29, 2015 Calyxt Licenses Plant Gene-Targeting IP from U of Minnesota Jul 28, 2015 Global Ag-Bio Organization Collaborates with Novogene on Potato Sequencing Project Nov 24, 2014 Genome Sequencing Sows Seeds for Understanding, Conserving Orchids Jul 22, 2014 Evogene, Marrone Bio Collaborate to Control Insects Dec 3, 2013 African Plant Breeding Academy Will Sequence 100 Traditional Food Crops Nov 26, 2013 Evogene Closes US IPO, Raising $84.8M Nov 21, 2013 Evogene Raises Nearly $74M in US IPO Load More Breaking News Roche Receives EUA for PCR-Based, Point-of-Care SARS-CoV-2 Test Decode Study Identifies Proteomic Predictors of All-Cause Mortality In Brief This Week: Natera, Bruker, Bayer, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Labcorp, Omniseq, Dovetail Genomics, DNA Script, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, Strata Oncology, Bionano Genomics, More Co-Diagnostics Gets CE Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test The Scan Billions for Antivirals The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports. NFT of the Web Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports. 23andMe on the Nasdaq 23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported. Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.