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The early-stage company just launched a bioinformatics security service, but it is developing technology to label and manage individual molecules in DNA samples.

The test will identify more than 100 pathogens, as well as drug resistance in viruses and bacteria.

Led by DNAstack and supported by Canada's Digital Technology Supercluster, COVID Cloud looks to build a nationwide bioinformatics infrastructure to address the pandemic.

At the AMP 2020 annual meeting, the Chicago pediatric hospital described how to modernize variant calling, as new human genome assemblies are in the works.

Tempus is developing a new predictive bioinformatics model to improve clinical trial enrollment for Janssen, while the pharma firm has joined Tempus' TIME Trial.

The DrBioRight system goes beyond NLP to produce "natural-language understanding" through AI as it creates automated dialog with researchers to speed up data analysis.

At its annual GPU conference this week, Nvidia said it is teaming with Oxford Nanopore, GSK, AstraZeneca, and PetaGene to advance bioinformatics and drug discovery.

The center, based in Barcelona, Spain, has built a search tool for quickly locating genetic variants and associated metadata for the novel coronavirus.

UK Biobank hopes cloud-based analytics tools will streamline WGS analysis and open the database to researchers who don't otherwise have access to bioinformatics infrastructure.

Abcam will develop custom protein-based reagents for targets identified by researchers funded by Cancer Research UK. 

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Politico notes that the Biden Administration has not yet nominated a permanent Food and Drug Administration commissioner. 

Anthony Fauci also informed the World Health Organization executive board that the US would be joining the COVAX initiative, according to CNBC.

A new preprint suggests some SARS-CoV-2 variants could affect the effectiveness of current vaccines, the Associated Press reports.

In Nature this week: Australian lungfish provides details on the movement of vertebrate life from water to land, and more.