sequencing services

Blockchain-based startup EncrypGen will take advantage of Murrieta Genomics' sequencing lab and business services to market its Gene-Chain platform for data sharing.

After raising $320M in venture capital, Tempus hopes to sequence 100,000 samples in 2019 as it expands its precision medicine program into depression and diabetes.

The company, Gencove, was founded by the developers of a consumer-focused, smartphone-accessible genetic testing program launched in beta as Seeq.

PierianDx raised $9 million in Series A funding, which it is using to hire staff and further develop its software including support for clinical whole-genome sequencing.

The genomic products and services firm said that no assets or personnel will be transferred, but it will license its analysis software to Source BioScience.

Metanome will perform metagenomics analyses on samples collected using Companion PBx's Dx Fingerprint kit, a product that highlights deficiencies in pets' GI health.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The UK government has awarded £1.1 million ($1.8 million) to the Roslin Institute's ARK-Genomics Centre for Comparative and Functional Genomics to conduct large-scale genome sequencing-based studies of livestock and other related species.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Complete Genomics CEO Clifford Reid has told the firm's employees that its purchase by BGI-Shenzhen is anticipated to be completed during the first quarter of 2013, while disputing suggestions that a merger with the Chinese sequencing services firm poses national secur

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – GATC Biotech today said that it has received ISO 17025 accreditation for its next-generation sequencing laboratories from Germany's national accreditation organization.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Oxford Gene Technology announced on Tuesday the opening of an office in Tarrytown, NY, to support and grow its US business.

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Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports that a preliminary investigation has found He Jiankui performed his gene-editing work illegally.

John Mendelsohn, a former president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has died, the New York Times reports.

Identical twins receive different estimates of ancestry from the same direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms, CBC reports.

In PNAS this week: chromosomal features of maize, adaptations in the vinous-throated parrotbill, and more.