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In the study, the partners will perform exome sequencing and whole-genome array genotyping on more than 9,000 individuals with diabetes or with diabetic relatives.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is to be the new sponsor of the prestigious high school Science Talent Search competition, according to the New York Times.

Geisinger Health System's MyCode Community Health Initiative has signed up more than 100,000 participants and has returned results to about 100 patients.

The CRISPR/Cas9 therapeutics firm could reap billions from the Regeneron collaboration, which includes $75 million up front and a $50 million private placement.

Independent research groups garnered evidence that mutations to the ANGPTL4 gene can lower blood triglyceride levels and reduce coronary artery disease risk.

ERS Genomics was founded to provide broad access to CRISPR-Cas9 intellectual property, which is based on the research of Emmanuelle Charpentier.

Drug companies are rushing toward genomic databases to inform their searches for new drugs, Reuters reports.

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Two executives of the Regeneron Genetics Center discuss the company's strategy for employing sequencing-based human genetics in drug discovery and development.

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Equipped with 10 Illumina HiSeq 2500s and one PacBio RSII, the Regeneron Genetics Center cranks out more than 1,200 exomes per week.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Regeneron Genetics Center, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, has partnered with Columbia University Medical Center, the Clinic for Special Children, and Baylor College of Medicine to study a variety of Mendelian diseases.

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The World Health Organization has announced the members of its gene-editing committee, according to NPR.

DARPA is working on developing algorithms that gauge the credibility of research findings, Wired reports.

The American Society of Breast Surgeons recommends all women diagnosed with breast cancer be offered genetic testing, the Washington Post says.

In Science this week: comparison of modern, historical rabbit exomes uncovers parallel evolution after myxoma virus exposure; and more.