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Through their partnership, Genomenon and Veritas Genetics hope to develop a new literature prioritization engine to bring down the cost of WGS interpretation.

Lancet, developed by the New York Genome Center, uses colored de Bruijn graphs to jointly analyze tumor and normal reads.

The DocUBuild tool grew out of the eMERGE network and helps institutions curate and manage genomic educational material for clinicians and patients alike.

With its technology, the company hopes to connect more cancer patients being treated in community-based practices to beneficial clinical trials based on genomic biomarkers.

The firm said it will use the funding to consolidate its position in clinical diagnostics, establish a US office, and enter new diagnostic markets.

As part of a collaboration with Freenome, Institut Curie will look for correlations between circulating biomarkers and human response to cancer immunotherapies.

NIH and Inova Health System are populating the nascent Genomic Ascertainment Cohort with data from ClinSeq and Inova's longitudinal family study

Farsight Genome Systems is touting the rapid scalability of its analytic pipeline as it seeks to make its technology "future-proof" for clinical genomics labs.

Smith, an assistant professor of computer science, recently published a study in Journal of Proteome Research on how mass spec users see their software options.

The researchers are taking a transcriptome-wide approach to identifying and validating common genes that affect genetic risk in both breast and ovarian cancers.

Tempus Raises $80M

Including this latest round of financing, Tempus has raised a total of $210 million to date.

The Bosch Institute for Clinical Pharmacology will deliver pharmacogenomic recommendations to physicians and let patients see their test results on the web.

The health system hopes to pair the data with nearly three decades worth of electronic health records as well as medical histories provided by contributors.

The new centers will generate genomic resources and tools for infectious disease research.

As genomics increasingly becomes a part of healthcare, more diverse datasets will be needed to avoid biases in algorithms used to analyze data and make diagnoses.

The researchers developed phenotype risk scores that they could apply to electronic health record data to uncover undiagnosed genetic disease.

The companies will join their respective technologies into a precision oncology testing and analysis offering.

Large health systems look to the hub-and-spoke model for expanding MDx and other genomic technologies to smaller hospitals, according to HIMSS Analytics research.

At HIMSS18, Eric Schmidt announced a new healthcare API for Google Cloud and explored how predictive analytics might change medical care and research for the better.

The companies will develop an assay and software package for Thermo's cancer research product portfolio.

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In an against-all-odds twist, a researcher studying exceeding rare FOXG1 mutations discovers her daughter has the syndrome.

An effort by Genomics Medicine Ireland is creating a database of diseases based on the genomics of people in Ireland. It now is looking into the possibility of including Scotland in its work.

In recent weeks, the direct-to-consumer genetics firm has rolled out a health hub where customers can share information concerning 18 common health conditions.

In PLOS this week, new genes associated with prostate cancer risk, genetic patterns in M. bovis, and more.