GSK For Flu and More The Wall Street Journal reports that several vaccine developers are working on mRNA-based vaccines for influenza. Sanofi, GSK Report Promising Results The Wall Street Journal reports that the candidate SARS-CoV-2 vaccine from Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline has had encouraging early results. Moncef Slaoui Fired The Wall Street Journal reports Moncef Slaoui has been fired from a biotech startup following allegations of sexual harassment. Variant Vaccine Push GlaxoSmithKline and CureVac have teamed up to develop a COVID-19 vaccine against multiple viral variants, Reuters reports. COVID-19 Pandemic Accelerated Development of CRISPR as a Diagnostic Platform in 2020 The pace of development for CRISPR-based infectious disease assays increased as the pandemic progress Oct 7, 2020 Nvidia Expands Genomics Activities With Supercomputer, New Partnerships Premium Jul 28, 2020 Startup CRISPR Firm Caspr Biotech Developing COVID Dx Using New Extremophile Bacteria Nuclease Premium May 20, 2020 Mammoth Biosciences, GSK Developing CRISPR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Diagnostic for Home Testing Premium Apr 30, 2020 GSK Gets Broad Zejula Indication in Ovarian Cancer; FDA Deems Myriad Genetics' Test Complementary Apr 8, 2020 Novacyt, AstraZeneca, GSK, University of Cambridge Partner to Increase SARS-CoV-2 Testing in UK Jan 23, 2020 Myriad Genetics Seeks Supplemental Approval of HRD Test as CDx for GSK Ovarian Cancer Drug Oct 29, 2019 FDA Approval of Myriad Genetics CDx Adds HRD to Growing List of Ovarian Cancer Predictive Markers Premium Oct 28, 2019 Study Finds Residual Protein Expression Common After CRISPR Knockout Oct 23, 2019 FDA Approves GSK's Zejula Alongside Myriad Genetics CDx for Advanced Ovarian Cancer Sep 11, 2019 UK Biobank Whole-Genome Sequencing Project Obtains £200M from Pharma, Government, Philanthropy Jun 24, 2019 SpeeDx, GSK Sign Test Supply, Development Deal Jun 13, 2019 GlaxoSmithKline, UC's Doudna Establish $67M Genomics, CRISPR Research Lab Apr 9, 2019 Myriad Submits MyChoice HRD as Companion Diagnostic for GSK's Zejula Mar 25, 2019 UK Biobank to Make Whole-Genome Sequencing Data on 500K-Sample Repository Publicly Available Premium Jan 25, 2019 In Brief This Week: Illumina, Novacyt, Twist Bioscience, iGene Laboratory, More Jul 26, 2018 GSK, 23andMe Gamble on Personalized Drug Discovery With Exclusive Deal Premium Jul 25, 2018 23andMe, GSK Ink Exclusive Drug Target Discovery Pact Dec 6, 2017 UK Government Commits £210M to Grow Life Science Sector Oct 12, 2017 NIH Partners With Biopharmaceutical Firms on $215M Cancer Immunotherapy Research Initiative Mar 23, 2017 GlaxoSmithKline, Regeneron Partner to Sequence Entire UK Biobank Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.