depression PLOS Papers on SNP Mapping, Major Depressive Disorder in Pakistan, Salmonella Strains In PLOS this week: new approach to map SNPs, analysis of candidate genes for major depression disorder, and more. Large-Scale Depression Genetic Study Uncovers Additional Risk Loci, Ties to Potential Drugs The analysis drew upon data from the Million Veteran Program and other large-scale efforts and underscores the genetic complexity of depression. Markers of Depression The Economist reports that researchers have identified biomarkers that could help diagnose depression. Proteome-Wide Association Study of Depression Homes in on Potential Treatment Targets The researchers uncovered 25 brain proteins that appear to contribute to depression, of which 20 were not previously implicated in the condition. Case-Case GWAS Approach Identifies Loci That Differ in Frequency Across Psychiatric Disorders The approach provides new insights into genetic differences between various disorders in order to improve their diagnosis and treatment. Dec 2, 2020 Genetic Technologies Lands Distribution Rights to Taliaz Antidepressant Drug Selection Tools May 14, 2020 Brain Proteins May Mediate Effects of Genetic Variants on Some Neurological Phenotypes Apr 15, 2020 Childhood Mood, Behavioral Problems May Share Genetic Features With Some Adult Conditions Mar 30, 2020 Depression GWAS Based on Minimal Phenotyping May Lead to Skewed Results Mar 16, 2020 With $100M in New Funding, Tempus Targets Diseases Beyond Cancer Premium Mar 13, 2020 Tempus Closes $100M Series G Round Jan 8, 2020 Psychiatric Disorders, Body Mass Index Share Genetic Loci, Study Finds Dec 12, 2019 Psychiatric Disorders Fall Into Groups With Shared Genetic Contributors in GWAS Meta-Analysis Nov 21, 2019 Intermountain Healthcare to Gather Utility Data as SelectHealth Covers PGx Test for Certain Employees Premium Sep 26, 2019 Mental Health Advocacy Groups Appeal to FDA to Reconsider PGx Enforcement Activity Sep 25, 2019 Genetic Links Between Psychotic Experiences, Neuropsychiatric Diseases Uncovered in Study Aug 1, 2019 Myriad Genetics GeneSight PGx Test Garners UnitedHealthcare Coverage Jun 20, 2019 On Heels of $200M Cash Infusion, Tempus Enters Major Growth Phase Premium Jun 5, 2019 NIH Announces Upcoming Genomic Medicine Studies May 30, 2019 Tempus Raises $200M in Series F Financing Apr 16, 2019 Ancient European, Pathogen DNA Data Promises to Shed Light on Brain Disorders, Infectious Disease Premium Feb 25, 2019 Autism Spectrum Disorder GWAS Highlights Common Risk Variants, Overlap With Other Conditions Feb 6, 2019 Schizophrenia, Depression Studies Suggest Gut Microbiome May Influence Mental Health Feb 5, 2019 Depression GWAS Meta-Analysis Uncovers New Loci, Potential Drug Targets Jan 30, 2019 Polygenic Risk Scores for Three Psychiatric Disorders Linked to Depression Diagnoses Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.