Novo Nordisk Broad Institute, Novo Nordisk Foundation Launch Center to Study Genomic Mechanisms of Disease The center, which is being funded by a $47.5 million commitment from the foundation, will initially focus on type 2 diabetes and obesity. Danish Researchers to Integrate Genomic Data With New Disease Trajectory Browser Premium Plans are underway to add genomics data from various Danish cohorts to the browser, which will provide greater insight into disease progression. BGI, Novo Nordisk Partner to Create Collaborative Framework NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BGI and Novo Nordisk today announced a collaboration to create a "global collaboration framework." Movers & Shakers: Jul 15, 2011 Premium Marc Voigt, Lars Rebien Sorensen, Robert McBurney Novo Nordisk Licenses TET Systems' Gene Expression Tech The Danish drug developer will use TET Systems' gene expression tools at its research institute. Jun 8, 2009 Univ. of Copenhagen Opens Protein Research Center Mar 26, 2009 Novo Nordisk to Use Linguamatics Text Mining Platform Mar 9, 2009 BioMed Realty Trust Paint Bright Picture Despite Recent Dip in San Fran Life-Sci Leasing Premium Mar 9, 2009 Seahorse Bioscience Acquires BioProcessors; Raises Private Cash Feb 17, 2009 Big Life-Sci REITs Predict Rough US Rental Market in '09 as Financial Downturn Takes Toll Premium Breaking News Beckman Coulter, Invitae Partner to Develop NGS Library Prep Applications Sick Infants Profiled with WGS See Better Diagnosis, More Care Changes UC Santa Cruz Center for Live Cell Genomics Wins $13.5M NIH Grant Genetron Health, Impact Therapeutics Partner for Anti-Cancer Drug, CDx Development Canaccord Genuity Initiates Coverage of Pacific Biosciences With Buy Rating Alternative Genetic Counseling Approach Leads to Higher Patient Satisfaction, Study Suggests The Scan Highly Similar Researchers have uncovered bat viruses that are highly similar to SARS-CoV-2, according to Nature News. Gain of Oversight According to the Wall Street Journal, the Biden Administration is considering greater oversight of gain-of-function research. Lasker for mRNA Vaccine Work The Scientist reports that researchers whose work enabled the development of mRNA-based vaccines are among this year's Lasker Award winners PLOS Papers on Causal Variant Mapping, Ancient Salmonella, ALK Fusion Test for NSCLC In PLOS this week: MsCAVIAR approach to map causal variants, analysis of ancient Salmonella, and more.