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Scientists Engineer New CRISPR Platform for DNA Targeting

CRISPR team harnesses new Cas12b enzyme for use in eukaryotic cells, adding to the CRISPR toolbox. A team that includes the scientist who first... Read More
January 30, 2019

Carrie Ann Inaba Partners with Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. to Encourage Americans to “Get Iron Informed”

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. today announced a partnership with dancer, choreographer and TV host Carrie Ann Inaba on Get Iron Informed, a campaign to raise... Read More
January 30, 2019

New Study to Focus on Unique Needs of Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients

The Cancer Support Community (CSC), a global nonprofit, is launching a unique research study focused on individuals diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), a... Read More
January 30, 2019

PHC Holdings Signs Agreement to Acquire Anatomical Pathology Business from Thermo Fisher Scientific

PHC Holdings Corporation (headquarters: Tokyo, Japan, hereafter PHCHD) has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO,... Read More
January 30, 2019

Illumina Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018

Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018. Fourth quarter 2018 results: Revenue of $867... Read More
January 30, 2019

ArcherDX Acquires Baby Genes, a Genetics-Based Personalized Medicine Company

ArcherDX, Inc., a molecular technology company dedicated to developing breakthrough solutions that advance the application of personalized genomic medicine, is pleased to announce the... Read More
January 23, 2019

Diaceutics Opens Asian Hub to Capitalize on Growing Market

Diaceutics, the diagnostics data analytics and implementation services company, today announces that it is opening a new regional hub in Asia. With more than... Read More
January 23, 2019

Roche Launches uPath Enterprise Software with Improved Speed, Performance and Usability for Digital Pathology

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced the launch of its innovative uPath enterprise software[1] for digital pathology. Offering a new standard of... Read More
January 22, 2019

QIAGEN acquires N-of-One, expanding its clinical bioinformatics capabilities in molecular oncology decision support

Enhancing QIAGEN’s industry-leading position with access to MarkerMine™ database and real-world evidence insights that provide insights for targeted therapy options QIAGEN N.V. has announced... Read More
January 22, 2019

Genetic Alliance and LunaPBC Partner to Support Personal Health and Accelerate Medical Breakthroughs

LunaPBC, founder of LunaDNA, the first community-owned genomic and health data platform, announced today its partnership with Genetic Alliance, a non-profit dedicated to providing... Read More
January 22, 2019

XIFIN Enters Precision Medicine Informatics Market with the Launch of VisualStrata®

XIFIN, Inc. has unveiled VisualStrata, the only precision medicine informatics platform that curates and visualizes diagnostic, clinical and financial data to document the patient... Read More
November 27, 2018

Genomenon announced that it has published the first Cited Variant Reference (CVR)

Genomenon announced that it has published the first Cited Variant Reference (CVR), a comprehensive catalogue of genetic variants cited in the medical literature. The... Read More
April 23, 2018

BIO2018: Robin Roberts, Diana Ross and Record-breaking Partnering

As BIO celebrates its 25-year anniversary, the upcoming BIO International Convention June 4-7 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center will highlight the organization’s... Read More
April 18, 2018

LifeX™ Health Solutions Platform Opens Headquarters – Announces $2 million Henry L. Hillman Foundation grant

LifeX™, as part of Life Sciences Week 2018, celebrated the opening of its first headquarters, where it will provide expertise and working space to... Read More
April 18, 2018

Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches Oncomine Childhood Cancer Research Assay and Establishes International Childhood Oncology Network

One in 285 children born in the U.S. this year alone will be diagnosed with cancer before their 20th birthday1, yet, until recently, too... Read More
April 18, 2018

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, in collaboration with Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine and Sanford Health, has launched two genomic medicine research protocols to more effectively diagnose and treat children with unexplained illnesses.

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, in collaboration with Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine and Sanford Health, has launched two genomic medicine research protocols to more... Read More
April 18, 2018

Opdivo Plus Low-Dose Yervoy Combination Reduces the Risk of Progression or Death…

Bristol-Myers Squibb  announced initial results from the pivotal Phase 3 study, CheckMate -227, evaluating the Opdivo (nivolumab) 3 mg/kg plus low-dose Yervoy (ipilimumab, 1... Read More
April 18, 2018

PierianDx Forms Strategic Partnership with Leading Research and Technical Services Organization RTI International

PierianDx, the leading genomics technology company that enables precision medicine, announced today a strategic partnership with RTI International to help solve the problem of... Read More
March 8, 2018

CIGNA TO ACQUIRE EXPRESS SCRIPTS FOR $67 BILLION

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) and Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby Cigna will... Read More
March 8, 2018

Foundation Medicine Announces 2017 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results

Foundation Medicine reported financial and operational results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017. Highlights for the quarter and year included:... Read More
March 8, 2018

PierianDx Launches Clinical Genomics Services to Accelerate Precision Medicine

PierianDx, the leading genomics technology company that enables precision medicine, announced today a full range of expanded services to support adoption of the company’s... Read More
March 7, 2018

2bPrecise and The Innovation Institute to Deliver Robust Pharmacogenomics Platform, GeneFolio, to the Point of Care

2bPrecise®, LLC, and The Innovation Institute announced today that they have entered into an agreement that lays the foundation for 2bPrecise to deliver a... Read More
March 7, 2018

Allscripts launches industry’s first machine learning EHR

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ:MDRX) unveiled its new electronic health record (EHR), Avenel™, at the annual HIMSS conference today. Mobile-first and cloud-based, Avenel creates a... Read More
March 7, 2018

BC Platforms Launches an End-to-end Solution for Precision Medicine Powered by the Microsoft Genomics Service

BC Platforms, a pioneer in genomic data management and analytics, today announces it has launched GeneVision, a new end-to-end Solution for Precision Medicine that... Read More
March 7, 2018

Baylor Genetics Expands Its Precision Medicine Portfolio With ClariFind.

Baylor Genetics announced the launch of ClariFind, a comprehensive somatic tumor next-generation sequencing test that correlates genomic results with specific drug therapies and clinical... Read More
March 7, 2018

Atos Transforms Value-based Healthcare with Digital Health Solutions

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, continues to strengthen its North America digital healthcare portfolio with services that help enable the shift to... Read More
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