single molecule barcoding New Method Captures Higher-Order Chromatin Contacts With Nanopore Sequencing Premium Unlike the Hi-C chromosome conformation assay, the Pore-C technique reveals information that's lost with short-read sequencing. Veracyte Exclusively Licenses NanoString Diagnostic Platform for up to $60M Veracyte has also acquired Nanostring's Prosigna breast cancer and LymphMark lymphoma assays and plans to develop diagnostic tests using the nCounter platform. NanoString Partners With CROs to Expand Access to Cancer Research Panel The deals with Covance, NeoGenomics Laboratories, and Navigate BioPharma Services aim to expand access to NanoString's PanCancer IO 360 Gene Expression Panel. Veracyte Genomic Classifier Test for Lung Disease Validated in Clinical Study The study supports the use of Envisia to help with the diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, particularly in patients without a clear radiological result. GeneFirst to Launch NGS Library Prep Product for ctDNA Mutation Detection Premium The company, which previously focused on the development of multiplex PCR assays, is hoping to make its ATOM-seq technology available for research use later this year. Oct 18, 2018 Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Protein Barcoding Technology for Single-Cell CRISPR Screening Jul 31, 2018 10X Genomics Partners With BioLegend, Immudex on Barcoding Tech Applications May 21, 2018 Stanford Researchers Develop Multiplexed, Precision Genome Editing Tool for Yeast Premium Apr 12, 2018 UW Team Develops Pan-Cancer Sequencing Assay for Microsatellite Instability Testing Premium Nov 10, 2016 NanoString Shines Light on New IHC-Based Digital Spatial Profiler Technology Premium Jan 13, 2016 JPM Conference: NanoString Developing Novel Sequencing Chemistry Based on Optical Barcoding Oct 8, 2015 Becton Dickinson Launches New Cell Sorter, Assays for Single-Cell Genomics Premium May 5, 2015 PacBio, RainDance Technologies Partner to Commercialize Whole-Genome Assembly Solution Aug 30, 2012 Federal Court Rules Helicos Patent Invalid; Company Reaches Payment Agreement with Lenders Mar 12, 2010 NanoString Chairman Sees Dx Opportunity for 'Elegantly Simple' Technology Breaking News 23andMe Fiscal Q4 Revenues Increase 14 Percent Local Coverage Determinations Roundup: Castle Bio, SkylineDx Ancient Genome Sequence Provides Look at Ancestry for Individual Who Perished at Pompeii Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant Outcomes Improve With Diverse Gut Microbes, Immune Cells CorePath Laboratories, Cizzle Biotechnology Partner on Lung Cancer Blood Test Becton Dickinson Gets CE-IVD Mark for High-Throughput COVID/Flu PCR Test The Scan Billion-Dollar Diversity Initiative The Howard Hughes Medical Institute is now accepting applications for its new $1.5 billion initiative to boost the diversity of the scientific workforce. Biotech Co-Founder Arrested A co-founder of a Los Angeles-based biotech company has been arrested in connection with a murder-for-hire scheme, according to Endpoint News. Return of the Tasmanian Tiger The Washington Post reports that a team in Australia is working to bring the thylacine back from extinction. Nature Papers on Genome of Individual From Pompeii, CircRNA Study Best Practices, More In Nature this week: first sequenced genome of a person from Pompeii, best practice guidelines for circRNA studies, and more.