Luna DNA U of Vermont Health Network Launches DNA Risk Screening Pilot Program Invitae is providing the testing services as part of the 12-month pilot, while patients will have the option to share their results with researchers though LunaDNA. LunaPBC Partners With Medfusion to Integrate EHR, Genomic Data-Sharing Platform The partners will integrate medical information into LunaDNA pulled from electronic health records via Medfusion's application program interfaces. LunaPBC Nabs $4.6M in Funding The La Jolla, California-based firm plans to use the funds to accelerate research partnerships around its LunaDNA genomic data sharing platform. LunaDNA Reinvents Itself as Community-Owned Data Platform Premium After giving up on the cryptocurrency idea, LunaDNA looks to "invert the research equation" by letting patients control and sell their genomic and health information. LunaDNA, Genetic Alliance to Merge Technology Platforms LunaDNA parent company LunaPBS will combine its technology platform with Genetic Alliance's PEER system to advance patient-centric research. Oct 5, 2018 LunaDNA to Issue Company Shares in Exchange for Personal Genomic Data May 8, 2018 Illumina Ventures, Arch Venture Partners Invest in Luna DNA Dec 28, 2017 LunaDNA Offers Cryptocurrency to Build 'Community' of DNA Data Premium Dec 19, 2017 Blockchain-Based LunaDNA Picks Up $2M in Seed Funding Breaking News Exome Sequencing of UK Biobank Participants Highlights Natural Variation, Gene Function Cystic Fibrosis Sinus Infections Involve Microbes With Shifting Evolution Patterns Molecular Assemblies Wins $256K NIH Phase I SBIR Grant to Develop Enzymatic DNA Synthesis Vibrent Health, VCU Partner to Offer Twin Research Platform Castle Biosciences Acquires Cernostics for up to $80M Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Inivata Partner on Clinical Liquid Biopsy Studies The Scan Could Mix It Up The US Food and Drug Administration is considering a plan that would allow for the mixing-and-matching of SARS-CoV-2 vaccines and boosters, the New York Times says. Closest to the Dog New Scientist reports that extinct Japanese wolf appears to be the closest known wild relative of dogs. Offer to Come Back The Knoxville News Sentinel reports that the University of Tennessee is offering Anming Hu, a professor who was acquitted of charges that he hid ties to China, his position back. PNAS Papers on Myeloid Differentiation MicroRNAs, Urinary Exosomes, Maize Domestication In PNAS this week: role of microRNAs in myeloid differentiation, exosomes in urine, and more.