genetic privacy BC Platforms Enlists TripleBlind for AI Data Protection Data privacy firm TripleBlind will add a layer of data encryption to BC Platforms' BCRquest biobank network as part of a Finnish consortium to promote health data sharing. NCI's Sharpless Calls Data Science 'Critical' to Cancer Research, Precision Oncology Premium In a keynote to the AMIA Informatics Summit, the NCI director said precision oncology has created new challenges in data analysis and management. GeneInfoSec Wants Genetic Data Security to Start at Molecular Level Premium The early-stage company just launched a bioinformatics security service, but it is developing technology to label and manage individual molecules in DNA samples. Prototype GenoShare Tool Aims to Help Patients Understand Risks of Genomic Data Sharing Premium Developed by Lausanne University Hospital and presented at AMIA, the technology simulates malicious attacks on personal genomic data to risk scores for specific disclosures. Masking Variants Can Protect Genetic Privacy While Enabling Data Sharing Yale University researchers have developed a file-format manipulation approach to block access to certain variants to protect participants' sensitive information. Mar 11, 2020 In Survey, Half Say They Want to be Paid for Providing Their Own Genomic Data Oct 31, 2018 Genetic Privacy Concerns Run Deep Among Research Study Participants Oct 11, 2018 Family Ties Can Compromise Genomic Data Privacy, New Studies Suggest Aug 23, 2018 Council of Europe Protocol on Genetic Testing Could Serve as Blueprint for New Laws Aug 6, 2018 Mapmygenome Partners With Blockchain Startup Digital DNAtix May 30, 2018 European Data Protection Law Brings New Responsibilities, Possibilities for Genomics Researchers Premium Aug 17, 2017 Stanford-Developed Approach Allows for More Private Analysis of Human Genomes Jul 28, 2017 Family Tree DNA Challenges Alaska Genetic Privacy Law in Wake of Lawsuit Premium Dec 15, 2016 Vanderbilt-, IBM-, Microsoft-Led Teams Named Winners of Recent iDASH Genomic Privacy Competition Premium Apr 7, 2016 Warren, Enzi Bill Seeks to Tighten Protections for Genetic Information in Research Premium Dec 10, 2013 Bioethics Groups Launch California Genetic Privacy Resource Jun 10, 2013 GenomeWeb Feature: The Problem of Data Security and Privacy in the Age of Genomic Medicine Feb 22, 2013 Bill Seeking Greater Genetic Privacy Protection Reintroduced in California Jan 17, 2013 Research Exposes Vulnerabilities in Security of Public Genomic Databases Aug 22, 2012 Beyond GINA, States Build Patchwork of Protections Apr 25, 2012 California Considers Criminalizing Unauthorized Collection, Use of Genetic Information Mar 9, 2011 Vermont, California Follow Massachusetts in Introducing Genetic Data Protection Bills Premium Feb 4, 2011 UPDATE: Massachusetts Bill Looks Beyond GINA Breaking News Delic Partners With GT Research for Genetic Analysis of Cannabis, Psychedelic Mushrooms Indivumed, Biognosys Expand Partnership to Offer Immunopeptidomics Insights Multiomic Study Identifies Drivers of Severe COVID-19 in Patients Under 50 Without Comorbidities Yourgene H1 2022 Revenues More Than Double Gencove Raises $10M in Series A Financing Blueprint Genetics, BioMarin to Offer Genetic Testing for Skeletal Dysplasia in Europe, Middle East The Scan Should've Been Spotted Sooner Scientists tell the Guardian that SARS-CoV-2 testing issues at a UK lab should have been noticed earlier. For Martian Fuel Researchers have outlined a plan to produce rocket fuel on Mars that uses a combination of sunlight, carbon dioxide, frozen water, cyanobacteria, and engineered E. coli, according to Gizmodo. To Boost Rapid Testing The Washington Post writes that new US programs aim to boost the availability of rapid at-home SARS-CoV-2 tests. PNAS Papers on Strawberry Evolution, Cell Cycle Regulators, False-Positive Triplex Gene Editing In PNAS this week: strawberry pan-genome, cell cycle-related roles for MDM2 and MDMX, and more.