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  • Genomics Needs A Killer App

    Genomics Needs A Killer App

    Genomics has undergone a major shift in the last year. The drop in price in the past decade from $3B to $1K to sequence a genome is the 10X force likely to cause an inflection point in a number of health-related industries. But despite the price, right now genomics is a niche product in large part used in and promoted by academia. Read More

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    Through Dirt-Cheap Genetic Testing, Counsyl Is Pioneering A New Bioinformatics Wave

    Through Dirt-Cheap Genetic Testing, Counsyl Is Pioneering A New Bioinformatics Wave

    For cynics who say that Silicon Valley has become too mired in photo-sharing apps and addictive games, take a 15-minute drive to South San Francisco. In a non-descript lab is a company that may be paving the way for the Valley’s next wave of disruptive startups, which marry software with data from the human genome. Counsyl is doing genetic tests that look for more than 400 mutations and… Read More