Cancer diagnosis is likely to see a huge resurgence in demand as the pandemic ebbs, and Invitae wants to be ready.
The quest for the Grail is beset with challenges.
In terms of private investments, 2020 was the year of the liquid biopsy.
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The company becomes the third in two months to buy back a division it had spun out just a few years earlier.