NuMedii NuMedii Inks Single-Cell Sequencing Collaborations With Yale, Brigham and Women's Hospital NuMedii will use its AI technology in combination with single-cell data to identify biomarkers and therapeutics for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Cyclica Adds New Features to Drug-Discovery Software, Preps for SaaS Product Launch in 2017 Premium Cyclica will soon begin testing a commercial version of its services software this summer ahead of a full launch planned for next year. UCSC Pediatric Cancer Project to Use Pan-Cancer Analysis Approach to Match Patients to Treatment Premium Using funds from the California precision medicine initiative, the group will use its bioinformatics expertise to match patients to treatments in pediatric clinical trials. California Precision Medicine Effort Awards $2.4M to Pediatric Cancer, Infectious Disease Projects The initiative aims to integrate clinical, genomic, environmental, and other data from patients to help determine disease mechanisms and develop precise therapies. Q&A: Atul Butte on New Roles at UCSF's Computational and Clinical Informatics Centers Premium In April, Butte became director of UCSF's Institute for Computational Health Sciences and executive director of clinical informatics for UC Health Sciences and Services. Nov 8, 2013 Thomson Reuters, NuMedii Ink Partnership Around Drug Repurposing Premium Jul 8, 2013 Q&A: Stanford's Atul Butte on the Importance of Open Data for Biomedical Research Premium Jun 26, 2013 NuMedii Raises $3.5M in Series A Financing Oct 5, 2012 Aptalis Pharma taps NuMedii to Select Candidates for Drug Research Premium Dec 2, 2011 Stanford Spinoff NuMedii Commercializes Drug-Repurposing Algorithm, Seeks Pharma Partnerships Premium Aug 24, 2011 Stanford Spinout NuMedii Seeks Pharma Partners to Use PGx Repositioning Algorithm in Drug Pipelines Premium Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.