Desktop Genetics, Horizon Discovery and Vectalys have teamed up to develop custom-made CRISPR lenti-gRNA libraries.

Illumina has agreed to comarket Dovetail Genomics’ genome assembly service, an offering that leverages short-read sequencers to deliver long-range information.

Medidata has signed up to provide its cloud platform and mobile health capabilities to Techfields Pharma.

A team at Stanford University School of Medicine has struck a liver cancer drug discovery deal with Andreessen Horowitz-backed twoXAR.

OncoDNA has raised $8.6 million to develop IT platforms to support its oncology testing operation.

Sands Capital Ventures and Sequoia India have led precision oncology player Mitra Biotech to a $27.4 million Series B round.

Shyft Analytics has raised $12.5 million in a Series B round led by Medidata and the VC wing of McKesson.

A Stanford University spinout that lists Johnson & Johnson, Novartis and Pfizer among its users has raised $10 million to develop its brain mapping…