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This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: genetic analysis of Anatolian farmers, cotton genome analysis, and more.

Five early customers are currently operating the Sequel II, which promises an eightfold increase in throughput, making reference genome sequencing feasible.

Researchers defined six malignant cell clusters with single-cell transcriptomes and genotypes for thousands of acute myeloid leukemia cells.

The data analysis pipeline will allow users to pre-process raw InDrop single-cell RNA-seq data and use Partek tools to characterize single cells.

The round was led by Meritech Capital, with participation from Fidelity and Wells Fargo, and brings the company's total financing to date to $243 million.

There were more mergers and acquisitions in the omics space in 2018, reversing the decline experienced in 2017.

The company aims to position its platform as a validation tool for CRISPR-based therapeutics, while continuing to grow in the oncology space.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: single-cell analysis of colorectal cancers finds genome-wide demethylation patterns, and more.

Researchers from Peking University used their method, called scTrio-seq2, to characterize and trace genetic lineages of colorectal cancer cells.

For a study published in Molecular Cell this month, researchers at Tsinghua University tested and compared three droplet-based single-cell RNA sequencing methods.

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Three genetic testing companies form a coalition to influence how Congress considers genetic privacy, The Hill reports.

University of California, San Diego researchers investigate how skin care products influence the skin microbiome, Scientific American reports.

The Wall Street Journal examines billing codes used by uBiome.

In PNAS this week: links between lung adenocarcinoma and lncRNA, algorithm to impute and cluster Hi-C interaction profiles from single cells, and more.