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The new, multinational iReceptor Plus Consortium will develop a platform for sharing of AIRR-seq data to advance immunotherapy and precision medicine.

Research suggests gut microbe representation, abundance, and function may provide clues for diagnosing Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and irritable bowel syndrome.

In Genome Biology this week: computational tool to uncover cancer driver mutations, microbial species linked to ankylosing spondylitis, and more.

With new gene sequencing panels, investigators made firm or possible diagnoses in almost one-third of undiagnosed autoinflammation and vasculitis cases.

The deal gives Celgene access to ImiDomics' database of genomic markers derived from biological samples for immune-mediated inflammatory diseases.

The centers are using the standardized pipeline to help streamline data sharing and data analysis to achieve their larger research goals.

The project aims to elucidate markers of response and non-response to current treatment regimens, and to identify new therapies.

The deal joins Metabolon's metabolomics expertise with InnVentis' big data and machine learning platform.

With the help of a newly generated gene regulatory network for T-cell differentiation, researchers identified transcription factors with ties to disease symptoms.

Researchers delved into the roots of psoriasis using genome-wide association study data for almost 35,000 European or Chinese individuals with or without the condition.

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Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports that a preliminary investigation has found He Jiankui performed his gene-editing work illegally.

John Mendelsohn, a former president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has died, the New York Times reports.

Identical twins receive different estimates of ancestry from the same direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms, CBC reports.

In PNAS this week: chromosomal features of maize, adaptations in the vinous-throated parrotbill, and more.