target enrichment 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. Illumina, IDbyDNA Flesh Out Sequencing-Based Respiratory Tests Premium The two firms aim to bring down costs and turnaround time with two newly-launched sequencing tests for respiratory pathogens, RVOP 2 and Explify RPIP. Sophia Genetics Using $110M Funding Round to Focus on New Markets, Continued Collaboration Premium The Swiss-American bioinformatics company touts its networks of multimodal data and numerous partnerships as it looks to support "data-driven medicine." Oxford Nanopore Technologies Licenses Genetics Research's CRISPR DNA Enrichment Technology Under the non-exclusive deal, Oxford Nanopore can include the technology, which targets long DNA fragments, in its nanopore sequencing products. Jun 2, 2020 Swift Biosciences, Arbor Biosciences Partner on Targeted NGS Workflow for SARS-CoV-2 May 12, 2020 Pillar Biosciences Closes $29.7M Series C Financing Round Mar 16, 2020 Qiagen, NuProbe Partner on Rare Variant Enrichment in Liquid Biopsy Tests Feb 26, 2020 Twist Bioscience, Sophia Genetics Team on Genomic Analysis Feb 25, 2020 Twist Bioscience Adds Sample Prep Tech to Miroculus Automation Platform Nov 19, 2019 Paragon Genomics Discusses New Gene Fusion Detection Method, Cystic Fibrosis Panel Premium Nov 4, 2019 MGI Tech, Pillar Biosciences Sign Comarketing Agreement for NGS Panels Oct 30, 2019 Twist Bioscience Inks Comarketing Deal With MGI for Europe, Asia Pacific Sep 5, 2019 Ancient DNA Studies Untangle Genetic History of Indus River Valley Civilization Sep 3, 2019 Denmark's Samplix Plans Commercial Expansion to Support Rollout of Xdrop System Premium Jun 26, 2019 Neanderthal Population Dynamics Clarified With New Sequence Data Feb 4, 2019 Ancient Caucasus Populations Profiled Sep 12, 2018 Arbor Biosciences, TATAA Biocenter Partner for NGS, Synthetic Biology Products in Europe Sep 5, 2018 Genetic Analysis Finds Diverse Ancestry at Medieval German Cemetery May 24, 2018 Precipio Inks Distribution Deal With Italy's Euroclone Diagnostica Apr 24, 2018 Akadeum to Establish Foothold in CTC Detection Market with Microbubble Platform Premium Feb 16, 2018 Twist Bioscience Enters NGS Market With Launch of Target Enrichment Products Premium May 30, 2017 Researchers Successfully Sequence Mitochondrial Genomes from Egyptian Mummies Sep 29, 2016 Agilent Technologies, Burning Rock Collaborate on Cancer Diagnostics for China Feb 23, 2016 Roche's Upcoming Heat-Seq Target Enrichment Product Promises Automation-Friendly Workflow Premium Load More Breaking News 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 FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization for Northeastern University SARS-CoV-2 Test 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 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.