inflammatory disease 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. Single-Cell Sequencing Reveals Immune Contributors to Exacerbated Asthma in Mouse Model Investigators saw enhanced interleukin-13 production by a handful of immune cell types in mouse models of steroid-resistant asthma. '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. Rheumatoid Arthritis Flare-Up Clues Found in Blood Transcriptomes Tested Over Time A pre-flare-up transcriptional profile in the blood led the team to a group of "pre-inflammation mesenchymal," or PRIME, cells in rheumatoid arthritis. DIAMONDS Project Using New Classification Approach to Develop Rapid Infectious Disease Tests Premium Technology partners on the study include BioMérieux and SkylineDx, as well as Imperial College London's biomedical electronics unit. Feb 3, 2020 IMIDomics, Gossamer Bio Form Immune-Mediated Inflammatory Disease Alliance Jan 20, 2020 Multi-Disease Diagnostic Platform Project Receives €22.5M in EU Funding Apr 11, 2019 Twist Bioscience Providing Antibody Optimization to Pandion Therapeutics for Drug Development Mar 8, 2019 Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia GWAS Implicates Risk Loci with Links to Immune System Jan 30, 2019 iReceptor Plus Consortium Wants to Improve Immunological Data Sharing Premium Jan 15, 2019 Immunological Data Sharing Consortium Wins €8.4M Award From EU, Canada Dec 19, 2018 Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome Show Differences in Gut Microbiomes Jul 28, 2017 Panel Sequencing Leads to Pathogenic Mutations in Autoinflammatory Cases May 31, 2017 IMIDomics, Celgene Partner on Immune-Mediated Inflammatory Disease Research Feb 28, 2017 Centers for Common Disease Genomics Program Standardizes Sequencing Analysis Pipeline Premium Jan 18, 2017 EU Consortium Gets €14M to Personalize Treatment of Inflammatory Diseases Jan 5, 2017 Metabolon, InnVentis Partner to Study Metabolomics in Inflammatory Disease Nov 11, 2015 Team Taps Immune T-Cell Regulators to Find Early Markers of Disease in Blood Apr 24, 2015 Meta-analysis Reveals New Psoriasis Risk Loci in Caucasian, Chinese Populations Feb 2, 2015 Leprosy GWAS Uncovers Risk Variants, Relationship to Inflammatory Disease Jan 29, 2015 Analysis Highlights Strain Diversity in Gut Microbiome Apr 30, 2013 NIAMS to Fund Small Businesses for Inflammatory Disease Biomarker Tools Dec 12, 2012 MDxHealth and Ghent University Begin Collaboration under New Pharmacoepigenomics Center Premium Sep 16, 2011 Cellzome Hits Two Milestones in GSK Kinase Research Pact Premium Sep 23, 2010 Cellzome to Use BioSeek Platform in Inflammatory Diseases Research 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.