Boreal Genomics raises $18M in Series C; Crowdsourced health tools fill gap during shutdown;

> Boreal Genomics has completed an $18 million Series C financing round. Release

> Crowdsourced health tools are filling the disease tracking gap left by the furloughing of CDC staff. Article

> NIH has awarded up to $17 million in grants to African genomics research projects. News

> Investors have committed $10 million to help BioNano Genomics commercialize its analysis platform. Release (PDF)

> eClinicalHealth has built a cloud-based platform to engage with clinical trial participants. Release

> Ohio State University researchers are using computational techniques to improve chronic middle ear infection diagnostics. Release