SNP genotyping IVitalize Acquires Genetic Testing Laboratory Geneus Health Geneus offers a genetic test to identify potential genetic predisposition to reward deficiency syndrome, a primary marker for addiction. Twist Bioscience, Regeneron Genetics Center Codevelop NGS Genotyping Panel for Population Sequencing Twist will market the Diversity SNP Panel, which includes approximately 1.4 million SNPs from a globally representative population. Twist Bioscience, Berry Genomics Partner on Targeted NGS Assays in China The companies will work together to develop new next-generation sequencing-based panels for research and diagnostics of inherited diseases. Twist Bioscience Reveals MRD Testing Applications, Regeneron Genotyping Project Premium In addition to discussing Twist's liquid biopsy, NGS-based genotyping and SARS-CoV-2 NGS panel, CEO Emily Leproust touted efforts on DNA data storage. Fresenius Building Large Renal Genomic Registry to Inform Precision Care for Kidney Disease Premium Multinational nephrology firm Fresenius Medical Care eventually wants as many as 200,000 samples in its registry and aims to sequence 20,000 patients this year. Sep 3, 2020 Blood Cell Traits Linked to Individual Loci, Polygenic Contributors in International Studies Aug 13, 2020 Weill Cornell Using $1.5M NIH Grant to Predict Severity of COVID-19 Cases Premium Aug 5, 2020 All-Cause Mortality Associated With New Sex-Specific Polygenic Risk Scores Mar 6, 2020 As Consumer Genomics Market Cools, Providers Ponder Better Ways to Reach Customers Premium Feb 24, 2020 Swift Biosciences, LGC BioSearch Partner on Targeted Sequencing for Ag-Bio Feb 19, 2020 Nigerian Research Consortium Begins Collecting Genetic, Clinical Data From 100K Subjects Premium Feb 18, 2020 Endometrial Cancer Study Identifies 24 Variants Linked to Disease Predisposition Jan 16, 2020 Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Accusing Illumina, Affymetrix of Fraud, Theft of Trade Secrets Jan 14, 2020 Genomic Analysis Elucidates Settlement of Brazilian Coast by Indigenous Peoples Dec 18, 2019 Nordic Project Aims to Investigate Link Between Mental Disorders and Cardiovascular Disease Premium Dec 11, 2019 Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine Biobank Begins Returning Participant PGx Results Premium Dec 3, 2019 MedGenome, Thermo Fisher Array for South Asians to Support Consumer, MDx Test Development Premium May 23, 2019 Anxiety GWAS, Mouse Model Experiments Lead to Potential New Drug Target Apr 5, 2019 Patia Marketing Diabetes Risk Test Including Polygenic Risk Score, Personalizable Prevention App Premium Mar 21, 2019 Dalcor Holds Firm on Plans for Dalcetrapib Despite Negative Merck Results Premium Mar 19, 2019 Anatolian Hunter-Gatherers Adopted Farming Practices, Ancient DNA Study Suggests Feb 13, 2019 Diabetes Genetic Risk Assay Shows Improvement, Investigators Plan IVD Kits Premium Feb 1, 2019 Genetic Technologies, Cancer Centers to Study Breast Cancer Polygenic Risk Score Impact Dec 13, 2018 Neanderthal-Origin DNA Gives Insight Into Modern Human Skull Shape Nov 30, 2018 Gallstone Disease Meta-Analysis Leads to Bile Transport, Cholesterol Pathways Load More Breaking News Delic Partners With GT Research for Genetic Analysis of Cannabis, Psychedelic Mushrooms Indivumed, Biognosys Expand Partnership to Offer Immunopeptidomics Insights Multiomic Study Identifies Drivers of Severe COVID-19 in Patients Under 50 Without Comorbidities Yourgene H1 2022 Revenues More Than Double Gencove Raises $10M in Series A Financing Blueprint Genetics, BioMarin to Offer Genetic Testing for Skeletal Dysplasia in Europe, Middle East The Scan Should've Been Spotted Sooner Scientists tell the Guardian that SARS-CoV-2 testing issues at a UK lab should have been noticed earlier. For Martian Fuel Researchers have outlined a plan to produce rocket fuel on Mars that uses a combination of sunlight, carbon dioxide, frozen water, cyanobacteria, and engineered E. coli, according to Gizmodo. To Boost Rapid Testing The Washington Post writes that new US programs aim to boost the availability of rapid at-home SARS-CoV-2 tests. PNAS Papers on Strawberry Evolution, Cell Cycle Regulators, False-Positive Triplex Gene Editing In PNAS this week: strawberry pan-genome, cell cycle-related roles for MDM2 and MDMX, and more.