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By Adam Bonislawski
The Spinal Muscular Atrophy Foundation said this week that it has developed a 27- protein plasma biomarker panel for use in SMA research.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Product revenues helped drive up total revenues for BG Medicine in the fourth quarter 90 percent year over year, the company reported today.

BG Medicine this week announced the appointment of Brian Posner to its board of directors.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BG Medicine today announced it has entered into a secure loan facility for up to $15 million.

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By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Knome has made several new additions to its management team and scientific advisory board.

BG Medicine this week appointed Eric Bouvier as president and CEO. He replaces Pieter Muntendam, who has moved to the role of executive vice president and chief medical officer.

BG Medicine this week announced that its board of directors has appointed Eric Bouvier as the firm's new president and CEO. The appointment became effective Jan. 9.

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An analysis of UK Biobank data finds hemochromatosis to be more prevalent than thought, according to the BBC.

An analysis finds that female biomedical researchers receive fewer prizes than male ones, and when they do win prizes, they are less prestigious.

In Nature this week: improved genomic analysis using a graph genome reference, tumor mutational burden could predict clinical response to immune checkpoint inhibitors, and more.

Federal researchers tell the Los Angeles Times that the shutdown is causing missed research opportunities as they try to keep their experiments going.