Organizers will not only collect genetic data on participants, but report back genetic risks via the country's national health information system.
The institute is being funded with a gift from the family of recently deceased Costco Cofounder Jeff Brotman, and will be directed by UW's Jay Shendure.
The deal follows the release of a report that, among other things, urged support for genomics and other life sciences in the UK.
The funding will be used to support the the newly established ME/CFS Collaborative Research Center at Stanford University.
The funding is being provided by Genome Canada, as well as various Canadian provinces, businesses, and research institutes.
The National Network of Libraries of Medicine will support community engagement efforts by public libraries across the US and help improve participant access.
Philips and its partners aim to combine liquid biopsy with magnetic resonance imaging to enable personalized cancer treatment.
The grant is being provided under the European Commission's Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Framework program.
The device is expected to be used with Genedrive's hepatitis C virus assay, which recently received CE-IVD marking.
The groups will receive a combined $1 million to spend on educating their communities about precision medicine and the benefits of participating in All of Us.
The grant was awarded under a program designed to help small businesses transition NIH-funded projects into the commercialization stage.
Participants in the pilot will begin developing the capabilities required for the planned data commons, including making data transparent and interoperable.
The funding will support research examining the epigenomic effects of social experiences and how they relate to health disparities.
The consortium aims to identify tuberculosis protein targets and corresponding small molecule inhibitors that can be used to develop drugs to shorten therapy duration.
The EDGE program was established to support the development of functional genomic tools and techniques for genome manipulation in model organisms.
The initiative's four research projects will use use genetic and other technologies to detect and treat cancer at its earliest stages.
The NIH has awarded $169 million this year to support 110 new projects in the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies Initiative.
The funding is being awarded under the auspices of the NIH's BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network, which aims to establish reference cell atlases of the brain.
Johns Hopkins' Evgeny Izumchenko is also developing a blood test for the non-invasive detection and followup of early tumors.
Funded by Biogen, The University of Colorado, and The Global Down Syndrome Foundation, the project will analyze genetics and other biology in 1,000 individuals with the disorder.
Berkeley researchers have engineered yeast to make the molecule behind the hoppy taste of beer, Quartz reports.
King's College London researchers examine the influence of school type and genetics on academic achievement.
FiveThirtyEight writes that most who take a direct-to-consumer BRCA1/2 genetic test won't learn much from it.
In Science this week: early life experience influence somatic variation in the genome, and more.