single-molecule sequencing Pacific Biosciences Reports 3 Percent Decrease in Q4 Revenues Q4 revenues totaled $27.1 million, down from $27.9 million in Q4 of 2019 but beating the average Wall Street estimate of $25.4 million. Pacific Biosciences to Obtain $900M Investment From SoftBank Subsidiary The company plans to use the new funding, which will come from the sale of convertible senior notes due 2028, to support unspecified future growth initiatives. PNAS Papers on Chemotherapy-Induced Cardiac Injury Target, Viral Insertions, SMRT Methylation Profiling In PNAS this week: target to reduce chemotherapy-induced cardiac injury, tool finds ancient endogenous RNA viruses, and more. Nature Papers Include Monotreme Genomes, Single-Cell Study of Gastric Adenocarcinoma, More In Nature this week: reference genomes for the platypus and echidna, single-cell RNA sequencing analysis of gastric adenocarcinoma, and more. Startup Angstrom Bio Plans Saliva-Based COVID-19 Nucleic Acid Test on Nanopore Sequencing Platform Premium Angstrom Bio is developing a rapid, scalable coronavirus test that uses nanopore sequencing to detect barcoded PCR products. Oct 8, 2020 Pacific Biosciences' New Sequel IIe System Puts Focus on High Read Accuracy Premium Oct 2, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Upgraded to Overweight by JP Morgan Aug 12, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Prices $86.9M Public Stock Offering Aug 3, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Q2 Revenues Drop 14 Percent Aug 3, 2020 Pacific Biosciences, Asuragen Collaborate on Clinical Assays May 19, 2020 Personal Genomics Sues Pacific Biosciences in Chinese Court for Patent Infringement May 6, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Q1 Revenues Down 5 Percent Mar 18, 2020 Jury Invalidates Pacific Biosciences Patents in Lawsuit Against Oxford Nanopore Feb 11, 2020 New Algorithms Unlock Targeted Sequencing on Nanopore Platforms Premium Feb 10, 2020 Nanopore Sequencing-Based Mapping Methods Reveal Open Chromatin, Methylation Patterns Premium Feb 7, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Targets China Clinical Market to Rebound After Illumina Deal Falls Through Premium Feb 6, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Q4 Revenues Jump 43 Percent Nov 25, 2019 Oxford Nanopore Rejects Illumina's Expanded IP Offer, Suggests NovaSeq Divestiture Nov 7, 2019 Pacific Biosciences Q3 Revenues Grow 21 Percent, Miss Expectations Sep 27, 2019 Taiwanese Firm Sues Pacific Biosciences for Patent Infringement Jul 18, 2019 European Patent Office Revokes Second Pacific Biosciences Patent May 3, 2019 Pacific Biosciences Q1 Revenues Fall 15 Percent Apr 4, 2019 High-Resolution HLA Genotyping Improves Matching, Survival Rates for Stem Cell Transplantation Premium Mar 7, 2019 PacBio Shares Early-Access Customer Experiences, New Applications for Sequel II Premium Feb 12, 2019 Oxford Nanopore Prevails in US Patent Dispute With Pacific Biosciences Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More 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 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 is 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.