Euformatics, EMQN, and GenQA will extend prior work on the development of an external quality assessment technical scheme for NGS-based clinical testing.
The ongoing effort — called Your DNA, Your Say — based its results on responses from nearly 9,000 people from the US, UK, Canada, and Australia.
The UK-based genomic data compression software company has named startup Genique Lifesciences as its exclusive distributor in India.
The university also is developing a process for measuring phenotype risk scores as it continually adapts to changing technology and research needs.
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is leading efforts to build cloud infrastructure, scale the platform, and distribute data from the project.
Startup BioLizard will develop the algorithm to help Novigenix migrate its immuno-transcriptiomic assay for early colorectal cancer detection to a new NGS-based platform.
The cloud-based platform is designed to process next-generation sequencing data derived from liquid biopsy and formalin-fixed paraffin embedded tissue analysis.
The Swiss startup plans to use the funding to support the development of genomic analysis software based on the new MPEG-G compression standard.
The partners will integrate medical information into LunaDNA pulled from electronic health records via Medfusion's application program interfaces.
The Genomics Research and Innovation Network (GRIN) is a federated platform from three major pediatric hospitals to assist in research and treatment of rare diseases.
As part of the shift, DNA.Land, which was run as an academic research project, will delete all data by the end of the month and ask customers to resubmit it.
The team will use a combination of genomics, pathology, and computer modeling to identify potential new therapeutic targets of the disease.
The partners are preparing to release two updates to Navify Tumor Board that support automatic importation of structured Foundation Medicine test reports.
The funding is being provided by the Flemish government's Agency for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to support the three-year development project.
Tempus is eligible for milestone payments and royalties for any oncology therapeutics Genmab might develop based on their joint research projects.
The health technology firm is proposing a new software solution that would standardize coding in genetic testing, but a more predictable system would also narrow variability in test pricing.
In an abstract to be presented at ASHG, Baylor Genetics researchers will discuss how Emedgene's AI-driven platform helped them streamline and standardize sequencing review.
The center, launched by the National University of Ireland Galway, plans to train 115 doctoral students in genomics data science over the next seven years.
Project partners will expand on infrastructure developed by DNAstack for accessing genomic data and explore patient consent models that support nationwide sharing.
The German company's new Genome Enhancer product is an adaptation of its flagship multi-omics software for clinicians and biologists without bioinformatics expertise.
The US Department of Justice has proposed a rule change to enable DNA to be collected from migrants, the Associated Press reports.
Bernard Fisher, a surgeon who changed how breast cancer is treated, has died at 101, the New York Times reports.
A Washington Post columnist writes that she is skeptical about DNA-based diets.
In PNAS this week: recurrent inactivation of DEPDC5 in gastrointestinal stromal tumors, taxonomic reliability of GenBank sequences, and more.