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Aug 26, 2020, 05:00 ET MedGenome announces Strategic Collaboration in Parkinson's Disease with Denali Therapeutics

MedGenome, a leading genomic diagnostics, research and data company based in Foster City, CA and Bangalore, India, today announced that it has formed ...


Aug 24, 2020, 05:00 ET Gallbladder cancer vaccine candidates identified

In a paper published in Nature Communications, scientists from MedGenome India/USA, along with an international team of scientists from institutions...


Apr 13, 2020, 10:00 ET ACE2 Gene Mutations Predict COVID-19 Susceptibility

A group of Indian and US researchers from MedGenome and SciGenom Research Foundation (SGRF) collaborated to analyze DNA sequence and variation data...


Apr 01, 2020, 22:00 ET MedGenome, the Leading South Asian Genetic Diagnostics, Research and Data Company Announces USD 55m Investment Led by LeapFrog

MedGenome, the leading genetic diagnostics, research and data company focused on expanding access for populations in South Asia and other emerging...


Nov 17, 2019, 23:34 ET MedGenome Selects Applied Biosystems Axiom Genotyping Platform to Enable Large-scale Genetic Studies in South Asian Populations

MedGenome, a global leader in personalized medicine, announced the development of a proprietary genotyping array to efficiently enable large-scale...


Sep 25, 2019, 12:00 ET Dr. Andrew Peterson Joins MedGenome as Chief Scientific Officer

MedGenome, a genomics-driven research and diagnostics company, today announced the appointment of Dr. Andrew Peterson as its Chief Scientific Officer....


Jun 06, 2018, 10:46 ET MedGenome's OncoPept™ Named 'Best Overall Genomics Solution' in 2018 MedTech Breakthrough Awards

MedGenome's OncoPept™ platform of advanced genomics-based solutions designed to accelerate cancer immune-oncology research, was named the winner of...


Apr 27, 2018, 09:00 ET MedGenome Launches Ophthatome Knowledgebase at ARVO 2018

MedGenome announced the launch of OphthatomeTM Knowledgebase, a database with more than 500,000 clinical phenotype records for ocular research at...


Jan 31, 2018, 10:49 ET MedGenome Expands Its NGS Capabilities and Forays Into Single-Cell Sequencing

MedGenome has expanded its sequencing capacity at its Foster City, Calif., headquarters laboratory, adding HiSeqX and NovaSeq 6000 platforms to meet...


Aug 28, 2017, 07:00 ET MedGenome Secures $30 Million Series C Funding Led by Sequoia India and Sofina

MedGenome, a leading genomics research and diagnostics company, announced completion of $30 million in Series C financing led by Sequoia India and...


May 06, 2016, 09:30 ET MedGenome to Unveil the South Asian Genome Variation Database (SAGVDB) Capturing Genetic Variations in South Asian Populations

MedGenome will present its abstract titled 'SAGVDB - An integrated resource for South Asian genome variation' at the Big Data Bioinformatics...


Apr 18, 2016, 02:30 ET MedGenome Offers Genomics-based Clinical Reporting in MENA Region

MedGenome, a genomics-based diagnostics and research firm, has started offering advanced genetic tests in oncology, neurology, ophthalmology, and...


Mar 14, 2016, 01:30 ET MedGenome Presented OncoPept - A Point Solution in Cancer Immunotherapy to Harness the Power of the Immune System to Fight Cancer - at the Molecular Medicine Tricon 2016

MedGenome presented data on its proprietary cancer immunotherapy platform, OncoPept that predicts and prioritizes T-cell neo-epitopes in human and...


Mar 01, 2016, 12:00 ET MedGenome's OncoMD Helps Analyze Genetic Alterations in Mesothelioma

A comprehensive genomics study has used MedGenome's OncoMD knowledge base to identify cancer relevant alterations in Mesothelioma, a deadly cancer....


Feb 24, 2016, 12:00 ET MedGenome Acquires Lifecode Health Assets and CLIA Certified Lab in Bay Area

MedGenome acquires the assets of Lifecode Health and its 13,000 sq ft lab in Foster City, CA to expland its genomic services to biotech and pharma...


Feb 12, 2016, 04:15 ET MedGenome Announces $10 Million Commitment to GenomeAsia 100K to Sequence 100,000 Genomes in South Asia

MedGenome's Commitment Will Help Accelerate Precision Medicine Efforts by Enabling Scientific Understanding of Complex Diseases Such as Cancer,...


Jul 22, 2015, 09:00 ET MedGenome Announces $20 Million Investment from Sequoia Capital to Discover the World's Most Valuable Genomic Variants

MedGenome, the market leader for genomic diagnostics in India and a leading provider of genomics research services globally, today announced it has...


Jun 04, 2014, 09:34 ET MedGenome Raises $4M in Series A Financing to Accelerate Growth

MedGenome, the leading provider of genomic diagnostics for oncology in India and a leading provider of oncological bioinformatics to the West, today...