inflammation Aging Clock Developed From Inflammatory Immune Features With integrated immune profiles for more than 1,000 individuals, investigators established an inflammatory clock of aging that tracks with age-related disease and frailty. Skin Cell Atlas Elucidates Pathological Cell States Underlying Inflammatory Skin Diseases Researchers profiled the transcriptomes of more than 500,000 single cells from human fetal skin and adult skin with atopic dermatitis and psoriasis. Genetic Loci Linked to Risk of Rare Takayasu Arteritis Hint at Related Traits In a genome-wide association study of Takayasu arteritis, researchers uncovered disease-linked loci both within and beyond the HLA region. 'Genotype-First' Study Leads to Blood Cell Mutations Underlying Severe Autoinflammatory Disease Premium Since the mutations are only found in a subset of patients' blood cells, the disorder, called VEXAS, might be treatable with a bone marrow transplant. Single-Cell Sequencing Reveals How Severe COVID-19 Exacerbated by Type I Interferons Researchers from South Korea used 10x Genomics' scRNA-seq platform to also find type I IFN-driven inflammatory features in patients with severe influenza. May 20, 2020 Sequencing Study Highlights Intestinal Microbe, Immune Shifts on Ketogenic Diet Apr 23, 2019 Blood Protein Signature Reported for Severe Diabetic Kidney Disease Feb 14, 2019 Hair Shaft Formation Gene Associated With Alopecia in Women of African Ancestry Jan 23, 2019 Cancer Research UK Names Latest Grand Challenge Competition Winners Nov 1, 2018 Chronic Infection Genetic Risk Loci Point to Immune, Metabolic Pathways Nov 22, 2017 Orig3n Acquires Interleukin Genetics CLIA Lab, Remaining Assets Jul 28, 2017 Panel Sequencing Leads to Pathogenic Mutations in Autoinflammatory Cases Jul 24, 2017 Interleukin Genetics to Liquidate Assets Jul 4, 2017 Interleukin Shutting Down Genetic Testing Program, Lays Off Staff Jul 6, 2016 Host Expression Signature Differentiates Bacterial, Viral Infections; May Lead to Dx Device Premium Jun 30, 2016 Startup HDL Apomics Looks to Unlock Diagnostic Potential of High-Density Lipoproteins Premium Nov 13, 2015 Interleukin Genetics Q3 Revenues Down 59 Percent on Fewer Processed Test Kits Nov 10, 2015 FDA Sends Interleukin Genetics, DNA-CardioCheck Untitled Letters Feb 18, 2015 UT Arlington Researcher Using NIH Funding to Study Protein-Protein Interactions in TLR Signaling Premium Feb 2, 2015 Anagnostics Inks Biomarker Deal with Virogates; Plans New Inflammation Test Premium Jan 5, 2015 NHGRI Awards $28.3M to Uncover Secrets of Gene Regulation Mar 18, 2013 Forsyth Lands $4.1M to Create Salivary Dx Research Center May 9, 2012 Courtagen Submits Pre-IDE to FDA for C-reactive Protein Technology May 4, 2012 Cellzome Uses New, High-Throughput Kinobeads Platform to Develop Inhibitor for PI3K Isoform Premium Mar 30, 2011 SuperNova Dx, KSB Partner on Inflammatory Marker Test Load More Breaking News Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More DiaSorin Q2 Revenues Rise 20 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand Cepheid Gets $28M From BARDA for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.