A survey by University of Nebraska researchers found that both specialists and primary care healthcare providers largely interpreted genetic testing results correctly.
With machine learning and clinical natural language processing, the team has come up with more automated methods to do provisional diagnoses on children with genetic disease.
Malaysia-based ScienceVision has agreed to commercialize and distribute the PierianDx Clinical Genomics Workspace platform in Southeast Asian countries.
The companies plan to offer a service called MyMap, which will include MyGenome next-generation sequencing by Veritas and MediMap pharmacogenomic testing by Inova.
The companies will share bioinformatics and NGS expertise to speed the identification of diseases, accelerate drug discovery, and find "genomic shields."
Congenica will use the proceeds to establish its presence in the US and China, where it will court not only clinical genetics labs, but specialists, academics, biotech, and pharma.