NEW YORK, Sept 28 - Ed Hubbard, CEO of United Devices, a distributed computing hosting company, said Thursday a leading genomics company would sign on as a customer sometime next week.

The unnamed customer is currently testing a version of HMMER for protein sequences as a proof-of-concept for genomics companies and is expected to soon pen a deal.

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Women with breast or ovarian cancer living in medically underserved regions of the US are less likely to get recommended BRCA1 or BRCA2 genetic testing, according to a new study.

Three immunology researchers are to receive this year's Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research, the Albany Times-Union reports.

In Genome Research this week: clonal evolution analysis of acute myeloid leukemia, computational pipeline to examine relationships between bacterial pathogens, and more.

Elephants may have "re-animated" a pseudogene to help stave off cancer, according to the New York Times.