Investigators are searching for non-invasive biomarkers of rejection and earlier stage graft injury in children and adults who have received kidney transplants.
The prize is awarded to research teams around the world that are attempting to develop a point-of-care test help further reduce the spread of drug-resistant bacteria.
The funding will support groups participating in the Implementing Genomics in Practice II: Pragmatic Clinical Trials Network initiative.
The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation launched the MMRF Answer Fund to engage researchers, clinicians, and patients in the search for better treatments.
The gift will support work being done by Atul Butte using publicly availably health data to gain new insights on disease.
The partners will join the initiative's All of Us research program, which is gathering genetic, health, lifestyle, and environmental information from volunteers.
The foundation announced 17 junior physician scientists receiving 2017 Clinical Scientist Development awards, including several researchers conducting omics-related projects.
The institute will house the Centre for Genomic Pathogen Surveillance to monitor antibiotic-resistant bacteria worldwide.
The group will study the potential risks and benefits of using CRISPR/Cas9 to develop gene drive systems for control and manipulation of mosquito populations.
The UK-based company plans to use the funds to develop an automated, benchtop device for the creation of high-value, genome-edited cell lines.
The agency aims to fund projects examining the ethical, legal, and social implications of human genome research.
The increase includes greater spending on Alzheimer's disease research, precision medicine, and cancer research initiatives.
The initiative aims to advance genomics research and precision medicine in Wales and is being supported with £6.8 million in government funding.
Using the grant funding, the investigators are aiming to advance the precision diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer.
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory is providing informatics services for an NCI-funded project to standardize cancer genomics ontologies.
The agency will fund researchers designing solutions to meet the computational, data, and scientific needs of the data commons.
Five three-year awards, part of a larger $100 million commitment, were given to researchers working on epigenetics and the evolution of mobile genetic elements.
The five-year award will provide funding for researchers to investigate genetic determinants of Barrett's Esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma.
The grants were made as part of the NSF's Enabling Discovery through Genomic Tools — or EDGE — program.
The scientists aim to better understand a phenomenon where the severity of effects of a particular genetic mutation differs among individuals who carry it.
Oxford researchers are turning to virtual reality to visualize genes and regulatory elements, Phys.org says.
The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.
In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.
China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.