PerkinElmer, Helix Partner to Launch Genetic Screening Test

The DNA test available to healthy individuals analyzes all 59 medically actionable genes identified by the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics.
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10 Countries in 100K Genome Club

These ten governments have committed funding for projects that will sequence a minimum of 100,000 citizens to spur genomic medicine

LabCorp’s Covance to Offer Services via Mission Bio’s Tapestri Platform

LabCorp’s Covance Drug Development business will be the first global contract research organization to offer services on Mission Bio’s Tapestri Platform for single-cell DNA genomics.

Sophia Genetics Gains CE-IVD Marking for Solid Tumor Solution

Sophia Genetics has obtained the CE-IVD marking for its Solid Tumor Solution (STS), a molecular diagnostic application designed to precisely detect and characterize all...

DNAnexus, UPMC, Sutter Health Launch Clinico-Genomic MS Precision Medicine Study

Clinico-genomic research study aims to improve personalized treatments for people with multiple sclerosis DNAnexus, UPMC, and Sutter Health network said today they have launched a...

Dozens of Genetic Links to Sleep Patterns Found

The genome-wide association study found 47 links between our genetic code and the quality, quantity, and timing of how we sleep, including ten linked with sleep duration and 26 with sleep quality.

Myriad Genetics Expands CDx Collaboration with AstraZeneca, Merck & Co.

Myriad Genetics said today it has expanded its companion diagnostic collaboration with AstraZeneca and Merck & Co., which have agreed to use Myriad’s BRACAnalysis...

Thermo Fisher, NX Prenatal to Develop NIPT Proteomics Assays

Thermo Fisher Scientific will combine its liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) instrumentation with NX Prenatal’s NeXosome platform to develop proteomics assays designed to offer noninvasive...

Lack of Diverse Ancestry Data Hinders Polygenic Risk Scores

A new study shows PRSs developed by studying Europeans do a better job at predicting disease risk for people of European ancestry than for those of other ancestries

BGI Americas, AiLife Partner on Clinical WGS Diagnostics for Genetic Disorders

BGI Americas, the U.S. subsidiary of BGI Genomics, will partner with AiLife Diagnostics to jointly develop and market a clinical whole genome sequencing (WGS)...
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