adverse events New IBD Adverse Drug Response Risk Gene Identified Genome- and exome-wide association analysis on inflammatory bowel disease patients with or without thiopurine-induced myelosuppression revealed new and known risk genes. Warfarin Bleeding Risk SNPs Identified in African Americans A case-control GWAS of individuals of African descent led to four chromosome 6 SNPs with apparent ties to bleeding risk associated with warfarin anticoagulants. Estonian Team Pairs Pharmacogenomics, EHRs to Reduce Adverse Drug Reactions Premium The effort is already bearing fruit, as the team has been able to validate several variants known to be connected with adverse drug reactions. Pharmacogenomics Consortium Aims to Make Testing Ubiquitous for European Patients Premium Backed by €15 million in EU funding, the Ubiquitous Pharmacogenomics Consortium seeks to implement preemptive testing at seven healthcare systems by 2020. Gene Variant Linked to Childhood Cancer Drug's Cardio Side Effects An international team detected a variant associated with anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity in a study of more than 450 children treated with the drug. Mar 31, 2015 Stanford Researchers Turn to Crowdsourcing to Rank Severity of Adverse Drug Reactions Premium Jul 11, 2012 Expression Analysis, HemoShear Team on Database for Drug Response Sep 13, 2011 GNS Healthcare, Brigham & Women's Collaborate on Adverse Drug Events Prediction Jun 23, 2011 iSAEC Partners with Catholic Health Initiatives Jun 15, 2011 SAEC Partners with Shanghai University to Explore Ethnic Variation in Adverse Drug Reactions Premium Jun 15, 2011 SAEC, Chinese University Partner on Genetic Research into Drug-induced Serious Adverse Events Feb 2, 2011 iSAEC Collaborates with HMO Network Dec 23, 2010 Spartan Bioscience Gets CE IVD Mark for 'Sample-to-Answer' CYP2C19 Testing Platform Premium Sep 9, 2010 SAEC Partners with Liverpool, Newcastle Universities on PGx Jul 26, 2010 CMS Approves Iverson Clinical Study of Genetic Testing for Warfarin Jul 20, 2010 Novartis Study Detects Drug-Related Liver Injury Risk Variants Mar 24, 2010 FDA Advisory Panel Mulls Genomic-Driven Strategies for Predictive Safety, Sample Collection Premium Oct 21, 2009 SAEC Teams with HMOs on PGx Study Breaking News Canadian Healthcare Providers, Policymakers Value Different Aspects of Clinical Genomic Sequencing New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Bio-Rad, NanoString, More People in the News at OraSure, Element Biosciences, Micronoma, More Guardant Health Files Motions to Dismiss, Change Venue in Illumina Patent Lawsuit In Brief This Week: SQI Diagnostics, T2 Biosystems, Enhanc3D, QuidelOrtho, More Illumina, Precision Health Research Singapore Partner for 100K Genomes Population Study The Scan Blend of Omicron With Delta The Associated Press reports that currently circulating Omicron variants have some features previously seen in the Delta variant. Limited Contrast The New York Times reports that there is a shortage of a contrast agent used for some medical scans. Pig Improvement Farmers in China are using genetics to improve their hog herds, according to Reuters. Science Papers Present Way to Molecularly Classify Prostate Cancer, Saliva-Based SARS-CoV-2 Test, More In Science this week: approach to molecularly classify prostate tumors, saliva-based test for SARS-CoV-2, and more.