Personal microbiome sequencing pioneer uBiome has lured ex-Genentech scientist Audrey Goddard away from Genomic Health to oversee its R&D activities.

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

The rise of genome sequencing has opened a new frontier for the issue that could drive divergence of the cancer care received by different races.

Researchers have published the first analysis of the 60,000 people sequenced through the Exome Aggregation Consortium.

Google's Art Levinson-helmed biotech Calico has hired Daphne Koller to build and lead its computational biology and machine learning team.

Researchers at MIT have developed a framework to ensure genetic data can be shared freely without putting individuals’ privacy at risk.

Illumina has tasked FlowJo with developing data analysis software to support its expansion into high-throughput sequencing of single cells.

Pfizer has delivered a clear indication of the research potential of 23andMe’s massive database by finding 15 genetic loci linked to risk of major depression.