ACMG Genomic Results Return Study Underscores Clinical Value, Takeaways for Expanded Implementation The authors said they hope takeaways from the study can help inform decisions by other genomic biobanks to offer actionable findings to participants. ACMG Updates Carrier Screening Recommendations for Autosomal Recessive, X-Linked Conditions The updated ACMG guidelines on carrier screening recommended a consistent and more equitable approach to testing. ACMG Recommends Sequencing as Test for Children With Intellectual Disability, Congenital Anomalies An American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics working group conducted a systematic review of the literature to develop its recommendation. 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. Apr 16, 2021 Columbia University-led Study Highlights Bionano Optical Genome Mapping Concordance with Cytogenetics Apr 16, 2021 People in the News: New Appointments at ACMG, InterVenn Biosciences, Castle Biosciences, More Apr 16, 2021 Team Tracks Genetic Factors Linked to Severe COVID-19, Other 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 Load More Breaking News Variant Identified in Amish Population Appears to Protect From Cardiovascular Disease Danaher Prices $1B Offering of Senior Notes Discovery Life Sciences Acquires Contract Research Firm In Vitro ADMET Laboratories Audere Gets FDA Emergency Use Authorization for SARS-CoV-2 At-Home Sample Collection Kit GenomeWeb Index Falls 6 Percent in November as Emergence of Omicron Spooks Markets Sequencing-Based MRD Detection in Bone Marrow May Predict ALL Relapse After CAR T-Cell Therapy The Scan Science Confidence Boost The New York Times reports that a new poll finds trust in science and scientists has increased with the COVID-19 pandemic. Appeal and Funds Some grant applications denied funding due to an Australian Research Council rule change have now been funded following an appeal, the Guardian reports. Surveillance for Variants Vox writes that the detection of the Omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant highlights the need for improved viral genomic surveillance. Nature Papers Examine Taxonomic Gaps in Plant Sequencing, SARS-CoV-2-Human Interactome In Nature this week: plant genome sequencing dominated by affluent countries, and more.