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The firms will market Roche's Kapa HyperExome whole-exome sequencing probes alongside Fabric's Enterprise bioinformatics and analysis platform.

With machine learning and clinical natural language processing, the team has come up with more automated methods to do provisional diagnoses on children with genetic disease.

Fabric Genomics is providing Diagnomics with clinical decision support technology to help healthcare providers understand variants in the ACMG-59 panel.

The companies will integrate Fabric's Enterprise NGS data analysis, interpretation, and clinical reporting platform with Genomenon's literature search engine.

After a 2017 rebranding as Fabric Genomics, the former Omicia is looking to the future of genomics in community hospitals and national sequencing programs.

As of this week, the project had sequenced 39,500 genomes and returned reports for about 3,000 rare disease families and more than 600 cancer patients.

Genome Medical will use the platform for ongoing examination of patients' genomic data to augment data analysis, annotation, and interpretation.

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Politico notes that the Biden Administration has not yet nominated a permanent Food and Drug Administration commissioner. 

Anthony Fauci also informed the World Health Organization executive board that the US would be joining the COVAX initiative, according to CNBC.

A new preprint suggests some SARS-CoV-2 variants could affect the effectiveness of current vaccines, the Associated Press reports.

In Nature this week: Australian lungfish provides details on the movement of vertebrate life from water to land, and more.