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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The International Cancer Genome Consortium announced late on Tuesday four projects in China to identify the genomic drivers in colorectal, esophageal, liver, and nasopharyngeal cancers.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Pennsylvania's Department of Health has awarded several million dollars in funding to research institutes and clinical science centers in the state that seek to translate genomics research for clinical use.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cancer molecular diagnostics firm Cernostics has filed a document with the US Securities and Exchange Commission saying it plans to raise $500,000.

Illumina will provide a range of services, starting with whole genome sequencing, to support the International Cancer Genome Consortium.

The Hutch will lead a GWAS, genotyping, and analysis study in partnership with the Queensland Institute.

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A University of California, Los Angeles-led team has found turning off the CCR5 gene could improve recovery after a stroke, according to Scientific American.

South Dakota lawmakers are to weigh a bill aimed at teaching the strengths and weaknesses of scientific concepts, the Associated Press and KEVN-Black Hills Fox report.

In Science this week: the synthetic genetic system hachimoji, and more.

Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will no longer sell machines in China's Xinjiang region, according to the Wall Street Journal.