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Caprion, Asuragen, and the AIT Austrian Institute of Technology join the consortium launched in 2013 to develop blood-based tests for the early detection of cancers.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Cartagenia announced today that it and Qiagen's bioinformatics business are part of a consortium that has received €1.4 million ($1.7 million) in funding from a European funding initiative to support the development of software tools for personalized genetic analysis of can

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The GPCR Consortium was launched today with the goal of generating high-resolution pictures of G-protein coupled receptors.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A consortium of limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD) family foundations has launched a program to provide free genetic testing to people suffering from muscular dystrophy.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Illumina, along with four cancer centers, today announced the formation of the Actionable Genome Consortium to guide the widespread use of next-generation sequencing in clinical oncology.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) -- Researchers involved in the Finding of Rare Disease Genes (FORGE) research project have analyzed 264 rare disorders using exome sequencing and identified the causal mutations to 146 o

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Quebec Consortium for Drug Discovery (CQDM) and the nonprofit Brain Canada plan to provide at least C$10 million (US$9.2 million) for researchers developing tools, technologies, and platforms that will speed drug development for brain and nervous system disorders.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The New York State Legislature has approved $105 million in funding for a genomic medicine program that will include researchers at the New York Genome Center and the University of Buffalo.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bayer today said that its Bayer HealthCare business has joined the non-profit Structural Genomics Consortium.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The African Orphan Crops Consortium today launched the African Plant Breeding Academy to train 250 plant breeders and technicians in genomics and marker-assisted selection for crop improvement over a five-year period.

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A federal judge has ruled that drug companies, device manufacturers, and universities need to provide missing clinical data from hundreds of trials to a federal website, ScienceInsider reports.

A genetic analysis suggests red pandas might actually belong to two different species, New Scientist reports.

NPR reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has fixed the problem with some of its SARS-CoV-2 testing kits.

In Nature this week: epigenetic factors that prevent healthy aging and more.