Seven Bridges Genomics Newly Formed Velsera Seeks Additional Acquisitions to Build Precision Medicine Platform Premium The new company, incorporated through a merger of the former Pierian, Seven Bridges, and UgenTec, has future ambitions in germline omics and CNS disorders. Seven Bridges, Brazilian Researchers Applying Graph Analysis to Build Diverse Reference Genome Premium The reference genome under construction promises to be more representative of the highly admixed Brazilian population and to evolve as more genomes are added to the cohort. Seven Bridges, Google Cloud Partner on Brazilian Reference Genome Project The University of São Paulo is using Seven Bridges' Graf software and Google Cloud storage to create a reference genome for an ethnically diverse population. New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Seven Bridges, Thermo Fisher, Opentrons, More Seven Bridges Genomics to Foster Partnerships Between Health Systems, Pharmas With New Subsidiary Premium The Unified Patient Network expects pharmaceutical companies to sponsor whole-genome sequencing for patients from health systems for research and clinical purposes. Oct 22, 2021 Pfizer Centralizes RNA-seq Data on Seven Bridges Under Integrative Biology Program Premium Sep 9, 2021 Seven Bridges, Scripps Research Win $7.5M Contract to Develop NIAID Data Ecosystem Aug 27, 2021 People in the News: New Appointments at Genomics England, Seven Bridges, Dante Labs, More May 7, 2021 Seven Bridges, ZS Partner for Multiomics Analytics in Drug Development Apr 27, 2021 Seven Bridges Raises $15M in First Closing of Series C Jan 29, 2021 People in the News: New Appointments at Adaptive Biotechnologies, BD, Seven Bridges, More Sep 25, 2020 New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: CRISPR QC, Cardea Bio, Seven Bridges, Congenica, More Jun 12, 2020 In Brief This Week: Guardant Health, Illumina, Twist Bioscience, Hologic, InCellDx, More Jun 11, 2020 Seven Bridges Building Research Platform for PanCAN Jun 2, 2020 Seven Bridges Joins International Genomic Cancer Research Effort Dec 20, 2019 People in the News: Gautam Kollu, Michael Bigda, Peter Nell, Ted Tisch, More Oct 17, 2019 Variant Detection Gets Boost From Graph Genomes, De Novo Assemblies Premium Breaking News Compact Gene Editing Enzyme May Improve Success Rates of Gene Therapies People in the News at Veracyte, Invitae, Mount Sinai, InterVenn Biosciences, Applied BioCode, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Qiagen, IDT, Revvity, Mission Bio, NRichDx, More FDA Releases Proposed Rule for Oversight of Laboratory-Developed Tests CStone Pharmaceuticals, Genetron Companion Diagnostic Receives NMPA Approval The Scan Positive Framing of Genetic Studies Can Spark Mistrust Among Underrepresented Groups Researchers in Human Genetics and Genomics Advances report that how researchers describe genomic studies may alienate potential participants. Small Study of Gene Editing to Treat Sickle Cell Disease In a Novartis-sponsored study in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers found that a CRISPR-Cas9-based treatment targeting promoters of genes encoding fetal hemoglobin could reduce disease symptoms. Gut Microbiome Changes Appear in Infants Before They Develop Eczema, Study Finds Researchers report in mSystems that infants experienced an enrichment in Clostridium sensu stricto 1 and Finegoldia and a depletion of Bacteroides before developing eczema. Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment Specificity Enhanced With Stem Cell Editing A study in Nature suggests epitope editing in donor stem cells prior to bone marrow transplants can stave off toxicity when targeting acute myeloid leukemia with immunotherapy.