cardiomyopathy Cardiomyopathy Genetic Testing in Minors Has No Ill Effect on Family Dynamics, Study Finds Most parents in the study told their children about their results, and most adolescents thought they should be informed at the same time as their parents. Human Gut Microbiome Continues to Develop Through Early Childhood The gut microbiome develops into its adult-like state throughout a child's first five years, but certain important taxa aren't acquired until later. Stanford Launches Clinical Whole-Genome Sequencing for Inherited Cardiovascular Testing Premium Later this year, the inherited cardiovascular disease clinic also plans to implement a preventive genomics program with polygenic risk score and PGx testing. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Studies Reveal Common Contributors, Risk Score Genome-wide association studies offer a look at the rare and common contributors to the heart condition, pointing to possible prediction and treatment tools. Rare Genetic Variants Can Contribute to Ischemic Heart Failure The findings indicate that rare genetic variants in cardiomyopathy-related genes may also contribute to more common forms of heart failure. Dec 8, 2020 Genetic Loci Influence Risk of Cardiomyopathy in Pediatric Cancer Survivors of African Ancestry Sep 11, 2020 Genetic Variants Influence Cardiac Features Captured By Electrocardiograms, Study Finds Jul 23, 2020 American Heart Association Develops Genetic Testing Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease May 8, 2020 Dilated Cardiomyopathy Risk Loci, Polygenic Score Emerge From Heart Imaging GWAS Oct 8, 2019 FDA Awards $2.4M to Vanderbilt Researcher for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Biomarker Study Jul 2, 2019 Dilated Cardiomyopathy Risk Increased in Only Some With Titin Truncations Jun 27, 2019 MedSeq Team Reports Genome Analysis, Reanalysis Results for 100 Participants Jun 21, 2019 Cascade Testing for Dilated Cardiomyopathy Likely to Be Cost Effective, Analysis Finds May 8, 2019 Study Demonstrates Genomics Impact in Healthy People, Inspires New Commercial Spinout Premium Apr 16, 2019 Cancer Treatment-Induced Cardiomyopathy Linked to Rare Variants Mar 4, 2019 Geisinger Health Wins $3.1M NIH Grant for Cardiac Disease Genomic Research Oct 25, 2018 23andMe, MyoKardia to Create Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Patient Community Aug 22, 2018 Variants in BAG3 Worsen Outcome in Dilated Cardiomyopathy Patients of African Ancestry Jul 27, 2018 Garvan Institute Building Case for WGS as First-Line Test for Some Genetic Disorders Premium Mar 22, 2018 MedSeq Study Finds Whole-Genome Sequencing Does Not Increase Medical Costs in Short Term Feb 28, 2018 Cardiomyopathy Genetic Tests Work Better in White Patients Than Other Ethnicities Sep 14, 2017 Dilated Cardiomyopathy Processes Informed by Heart Tissue Transcriptomes Mar 16, 2017 Six New Sporadic Dilated Cardiomyopathy Risk Loci Detected Feb 3, 2017 MedSeq Study Yields Preliminary Results on Costs of Adding WGS to Patient Care Premium Aug 17, 2016 Lack of Diversity in Genetic Studies Can Lead to Misdiagnoses Load More Breaking News Children With Autism May Have Underdeveloped Gut Microbiomes, Metagenomic Analysis Finds Kiromic BioPharma Acquires InSilico Solutions Bio-Rad Laboratories, 10x Genomics Settle IP Lawsuits, Sign Global Cross-Licensing Agreement Scope Fluidics Obtains CE Mark for PCR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Panel MeMed COVID-19 Prognostic Test Receives CE Mark ERS Genomics Licenses CRISPR IP to Japan SLC The Scan Dropped Charges The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal. More Kids The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children. PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more. Purnell Choppin Dies Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.