ACMG ACMG Updates Gene List for Labs Reporting Clinical Sequencing Secondary Findings The list, which ACMG plans to now update annually, currently includes 73 genes for which it recommends laboratories report findings. ACMG Presentation Highlights Broad Institute's Massive Expansion of COVID-19 Testing Program The Broad's clinical research sequencing lab now runs 135,000 tests each day and routinely tests more than 100 higher education sites and 40 schools in the state. Columbia University-led Study Highlights Bionano Optical Genome Mapping Concordance with Cytogenetics Bionano Genomics called the study, presented this week at the American College for Medical Genetics meeting, an "incredibly important milestone" for the company. People in the News: New Appointments at ACMG, InterVenn Biosciences, Castle Biosciences, More Team Tracks Genetic Factors Linked to Severe COVID-19, Other Viral Infections in Children At ACMG, researchers presented results from an ongoing effort using a growing sample collection to find genetic contributors to severe viral infections in children. Apr 15, 2021 At ACMG, Mechanism for Common Breast Cancer Locus Proposed From Functional Analysis Apr 15, 2021 Study of Sudden Unexpected Death in Children Reveals New Genetic Factors Mar 16, 2021 DNA-Based Screening, Effective Clinical Care Must Be Combined to Improve Health, ACMG Says Feb 24, 2021 ACMG Lobbying State Legislatures on Genetic Counselors' Scope of Practice Draws Criticism Premium Oct 30, 2020 ESHG, ACMG Differ Starkly in Recommendations for Reporting Secondary Findings From Genomic Tests Premium Jul 14, 2020 Dante Labs Software Nabs CE Mark for Interpretation of Whole-Genome Sequencing Data Jun 1, 2020 ACMG Offers Guidance on Incorporating Genomic Data into Electronic Health Records May 21, 2020 Q&A: ACMG Work Group Hoping to Spark Discussion on Reporting Germline Findings From Tumor Testing May 5, 2020 Invitae Study Finds Germline Risk Variants in Wide Range of Prostate Cancer Patients Feb 11, 2020 Genetic Counselors Medicare Payment Bill Gaining Support Despite 'Scope of Practice' Disagreement Premium Feb 5, 2020 Medical Organizations Form Reproductive Genetics Technology Consortium Jan 8, 2020 ACMG Develops Framework for Use of Fetal Genomic Sequencing Dec 12, 2019 Universal Genetic Testing in Breast Cancer May Result in More Harm Than Good, Experts Worry Premium Dec 12, 2019 ACMG Suggests Docs Evaluate All Breast Cancer Patients for Genetic Risk Test Suitability Nov 13, 2019 ACMG, ClinGen Publish Recommendations for Interpretation, Reporting of CNVs Apr 12, 2019 PerkinElmer Steps Into Consumer Genomics Space With GenePrism Test Premium Apr 8, 2019 Cancer Sequencing Finds Germline Risk Variants in Many CHOP Pediatric Cancer Cases Apr 8, 2019 Expanded Germline Panel Testing in Cancer Patients Catches Risk Variants Missed by Focused Tests Apr 5, 2019 Color, NorthShore Pilot Project Results Reported at ACMG Apr 5, 2019 Healthy Nevada Project Identifies Individuals at Risk for Disease That Are Missed by Guidelines Load More Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.