The Bidens have convened a diverse board and staff with the goal of continuing efforts to accelerate research and development begun under the Cancer Moonshot Initiative.
The companies plan to use machine learning and simulation to study disease drivers and identify existing and new therapies, focusing first on cardiovascular disease.
The UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center has installed GenomOncology's GO Clinical Workbench to support the institution's UCSF500 NGS panel.
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory is providing informatics services for an NCI-funded project to standardize cancer genomics ontologies.
Illumina's BaseSpace Variant Interpreter encompasses standards for analysis and interpretation developed under a partnership between the firm and Genomics England.
Through the alliance, Cornell has joined the Consortium for Sequencing the Food Supply Chain, an initiative launched by IBM and Mars in early 2015.
The Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine has allied with the tech giant as it begins to integrate genomic and clinical data.
The partners aim to improve the ability to predict pancreatic cancer patients' responses to treatment.
UniteGen will use the Sapientia clinical genome analysis software platform as part of a large-scale genomics project in China.
Participants tried to classify samples based on the epigenomic impact of cigarette smoke cessation and aerosol from modified- or reduced-risk products.
Baheal will be the primary channel partner in China for IBM's Watson for Genomics data analytics platform.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is leaning on the Department of Energy's supercomputing platform to crunch genomic and health data.
The company said it will use the funding to develop and commercialize its proprietary biomedical data analysis and machine learning platform.
The method will allow DIA-based studies of protein PTMs similar to what has been possible using conventional data-dependent acquisition mass spec approaches.
The companies will combine OpGen's Acuitas Rapid Test for Pathogen ID and Thermo Fisher's new mid-throughput real-time PCR system.
The agency will fund researchers designing solutions to meet the computational, data, and scientific needs of the data commons.
Swiss informatics firm Sophia Genetics has moved into liquid biopsies with an update to its SOPHiA AI system, changing how clinicians treat some cancers.
The Brown University spinout wants to apply its algorithms to help improve personalized cancer treatments.
Centogene said it will use the funds to accelerate growth and expansion in the areas of genetic testing, pharmaceutical collaborations, and big-data solutions.
With its inaugural informatics director set to begin next month, the year-old IU Precision Health Initiative should begin its research work this fall.
Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.
Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.
Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.
In Science this week: full CRISPR locus integration complex structure, and more.