New start-up companies are constantly commercialising new technologies and services. Genomics is ripe for investment right now.

Calico and AbbVie Renew Vows

Calico’s funding goes up to $2.5 billion, as Alphabet (Google’s parent company) and AbbVie commit a further $500 million each.

CRISPR-Focused Companies Take Stock Dive

Shares in various companies using gene editing technologies fell earlier this week, after it was widely reported that CRISPR may raise the risk of cancer in edited cell populations.