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Researchers from the University of Laval demonstrated the advantages and trade-offs of a handful of genotyping-by-sequencing pipelines. 

The company is also developing a next-generation sequencing product that may be applied at the point of need to test for bloodstream infections and later as a liquid biopsy for cancer.

BioNano plans to develop structural variant assays on its Irys system for diagnostic use in China as a first step in bringing its technology to the clinic. 

Co-discoverers of the link between the gene EIF2AK4 and specific types of pulmonary hypertension, Intermountain and ARUP are now collaborating to offer clinical testing.

Under the terms of the settlement, Illumina and co-plaintiffs can request up to five audits of Oxford Nanopore's products.

Apparatus and method for biologic sample rapid collection and recovery device, and convenient storage
Methods and compositions for determining nucleic acid degradation
Endonucleases
Method of amplifying nucleic acid sequences
Methods and compositions for sequence-specific purification and multiplex analysis of nucleic acids
Method for genetic identification of unknown organisms

In Science this week: role for epigenetic in neuronal excitability, and more.

The new Office of Research Integrity director is grappling with complaints from her staff, according to ScienceInsider.

Italian researchers link SNPs in the PDSS2 gene to coffee consumption in a new paper.

A gene-editing ban has been interpreted to include mitochondrial transfer, Technology Review reports.

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