NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology said today they have partnered to create a new research center that will seek to accelerate genomics discoveries and move them toward clinical practice.

The plan to create the UAB-HudsonAlpha Center for Genomic Medicine was approved by the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees on June 13, and the final approval from HudsonAlpha's board of directors is expected later this summer.

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In Genome Research this week: inversion variants mapped in human, non-human primate genomes; transcriptome profiling of maize, sorghum; and more.

Jun
14
Sponsored by
Sophia Genetics

This webinar will discuss an effort underway at the University of North Carolina Medical Center's to overcome limitations in the hematological genomic testing workflow with artificial intelligence (AI) from Sophia Genetics.

Jun
19
Sponsored by
Advanced Cell Diagnostics

This webinar will provide evidence for the use of RNA in situ hybridization (RNA ISH) as a replacement for immunohistochemistry (IHC) in cancer research and diagnostic applications.

Jun
20
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

In this webinar, Michael Quail of the R&D Sequencing team at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute will provide an expert perspective on library prep for next-generation sequencing.

Jun
28
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This webinar will review a standardized, high-throughput, and fully automated library prep protocol for human metagenomic analysis.