target capture Celemics, South Dakota State University Create NGS-Based Respiratory Panel for Swine The assay uses hybridization and next-generation sequencing to detect more than 50 different viruses and bacteria in pigs. 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, Biotia Nab FDA EUA for Hybridization-Based NGS SARS-CoV-2 Assay The hybridization-based test may provide better detection of emerging COVID-19 variants of concern, due to a higher tolerance for probe mismatches than in PCR. 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. Researchers Aim to Improve Lynch Syndrome Testing With Genetic-Epigenetic Combination Method Premium The sequencing test involves a single library preparation that is then split for parallel analysis of promoter methylation, MSI calculation, and gene mutation detection. Feb 5, 2021 Twist Bioscience Reveals MRD Testing Applications, Regeneron Genotyping Project Premium Nov 23, 2020 Twist Bioscience Plots Continued Growth With NGS Product Push Into Ag-Bio, Cancer Dx Premium Jun 2, 2020 10x Genomics, Collaborators Develop Targeted Single-Cell Gene Expression Methods Premium May 7, 2020 Twist Bioscience Q2 Revenues Increase 42 Percent Mar 25, 2020 UK COVID-19 Sequencing Consortium to Reveal Viral Spread, Evolution Jan 29, 2020 Arbor Biosciences, Biosearch Technologies Ink Global Distribution Deal for Ag-Bio NGS Panels Dec 12, 2019 Twist Bioscience Teases Products for Liquid Biopsy Market, Biopharma Collaborations Premium Oct 24, 2018 Sequencing Method Screens for All Known Bacterial Pathogens, Resistance Markers Premium Jun 22, 2018 Roche to Close NimbleGen Site, Lay Off 79 by Mid-2020 Feb 16, 2018 Twist Bioscience Enters NGS Market With Launch of Target Enrichment Products Premium Mar 28, 2017 NanoString Seeks to Supplant qPCR With New Low-Plex, High-Throughput Reagents Premium May 23, 2016 Deep Sequencing of MHC Region in Han Chinese Enables Database for Future Studies Feb 23, 2016 Roche's Upcoming Heat-Seq Target Enrichment Product Promises Automation-Friendly Workflow Premium Feb 16, 2016 Sophia Genetics, Integrated DNA Technologies to Codevelop Clinical NGS Solutions Aug 27, 2015 Researchers Develop LR-PCR, NGS Combination Method to Detect PMS2 Gene Mutations Mar 24, 2015 German Team Develops High Resolution HLA-Typing Method; Claims Lower Cost than Commercial Offerings Premium Nov 2, 2011 Ambry to Use Agilent SureSelect for Exome Sequencing Services Premium Sep 27, 2011 Study Shows Exome IDs Key Variants that WGS Misses; Three Capture Techs Differ in Content, Efficiency Premium Jul 28, 2011 Roka Bioscience Raises $20M to Commercialize Food Safety Assays, Instruments Premium Jan 25, 2011 RainDance Raises $37.5M, Plans to Expand into Medical Genetics Market Premium Load More Breaking News Bio-Rad Laboratories Q2 Revenues Climb 33 Percent, Beat Estimates Veracyte Q2 Revenues More Than Double on Test Volume Spike Increased Testing Revenues Boost Opko Health Q2 Revenues 47 Percent Qiagen Q2 Revenues Grow 28 Percent CareDx Q2 Revenues Up 77 Percent Secondary Genetic Findings Often Requested if Given Second Chance, Study Finds The Scan Booster Push New data shows a decline in SARS-CoV-2 vaccine efficacy over time, which the New York Times says Pfizer is using to argue its case for a booster, even as the lower efficacy remains high. With Help from Mr. Fluffington, PurrhD Cats could make good study animals for genetic research, the University of Missouri's Leslie Lyons tells the Atlantic. Man Charged With Threatening to Harm Fauci, Collins The Hill reports that Thomas Patrick Connally, Jr., was charged with making threats against federal officials. Nature Papers Present Approach to Find Natural Products, Method to ID Cancer Driver Mutations, More In Nature this week: combination of cryogenic electron microscopy with genome mining helps uncover natural products, driver mutations in cancer, and more.