prenatal testing Under Examination The Guardian says health regulators in different countries are looking into BGI's prenatal test following a July report from Reuters. Genetron Health, Yikon Genomics Team up for Reproductive Health Sequencing Assays Under the strategic partnership, Yikon will have exclusive rights to use Genetron's S5 sequencing instrument for reproductive health applications in China. Suit Seeks to Overturn Arizona Ban on Abortions Due to Genetic Abnormalities A lawsuit is seeking to overturn an Arizona law banning abortions due to genetic abnormalities, the Arizona Republic writes. To See Future Risk Slate looks into the use of polygenic risk scores in embryo screening. Echelon Diagnostics, Cradle Genomics Ink Noninvasive Prenatal Diagnostics Partnership The companies are working together to accelerate the development of Cradle's fetal cell isolation and analysis technology for noninvasive prenatal testing. Mar 17, 2020 US Appeals Court Overturns Roche Win in Illumina NIPT Suit Feb 5, 2020 Medical Organizations Form Reproductive Genetics Technology Consortium Nov 8, 2019 Some Call for Expanded Payor Coverage of NIPS but Reluctance Remains Premium Oct 18, 2019 Selecting Human Embryos for Height, IQ Based on Polygenic Scores Won't Work Well, Study Suggests Sep 13, 2019 Natera Finds High Performance for Noninvasive Prenatal Test in All Age Groups Premium Apr 25, 2019 Impact Lab Group Acquires Toma Advanced Biomedical Assays Services Lab Apr 16, 2019 Thermo Fisher, NX Prenatal Partner on Pregnancy Outcome Assay Development Mar 29, 2019 Prenatal Testing Decision Making Tied to Women's Aversion to Risk, Ambiguity Feb 1, 2019 Prenatal Exome Sequencing Improves Genetic Diagnosis for Fetal Structural Anomalies Aug 14, 2018 Cell-Free DNA Screening, Invasive Testing Show Similar Miscarriage Rates, Study Suggests May 29, 2018 Myriad Genetics Adds Reproductive Tests With Counsyl Buy, Lessens Hereditary Cancer Competition Premium May 29, 2018 Myriad Genetics to Acquire Counsyl for $375M Mar 30, 2018 Prenatal Exomes Give Diagnosis For Skeletal Abnormalities Seen in Ultrasound Mar 13, 2018 Natera Q4 Revenues Grow 9 Percent as Firm Misses Analyst Expectations Mar 2, 2018 Mosaic Maternal Fragile Site Expansion Adds to List of Variants Causing False-Positive NIPT Results Jan 10, 2018 Position Statement Spells Out Fetal Diagnostic Sequencing Recommendations Nov 6, 2017 Counsyl Raises $80M Oct 16, 2017 CAP Launches Proficiency Testing Program for NIPT, Using Maternal Plasma Samples Premium Jul 14, 2017 New Study Bolsters View That Mosaic Embryos From IVF Can Develop Into Healthy Babies Premium Jul 12, 2017 Thermo Fisher Lends Premaitha Additional $5M Load More Breaking News Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization for Northeastern University SARS-CoV-2 Test The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.