long QT syndrome Several Genes Linked to Long QT Syndrome May Not Be Causative, Reappraisal Finds Nine of the genes analyzed had limited or disputed evidence linking them to long QT syndrome, suggesting they should not be included in genetic testing panels. Small Subset of SIDS Cases Linked to Heart Disease in Exome Analysis Researchers saw clinically actionable heart disease mutations in fewer than 5 percent of sudden infant death syndrome cases interrogated by molecular autopsy. Long QT, Energy Drinks Don't Mix Researchers find that energy drinks could be dangerous for patients with familial long QT syndrome, according to Live Science. This Week in PNAS: Oct 4, 2016 In PNAS this week: sequencing approaches to characterize cisplatin-mediated DNA damage, somatic mosaicism in long-QT syndrome case, and more. eMERGE PGx Study Highlights Challenges in Determining Pathogenicity, Returning Secondary NGS Results Premium The study, focused on two genes associated with cardiac disorders, found that patient phenotypes did not correlate with the presence or absence of a pathogenic variant. Jul 23, 2013 InformedDNA to Provide Genetic Counseling for Cigna Members Jun 10, 2011 ChanTest, FDA Partner on Cardiac Safety Assays Apr 8, 2009 Canada Grants Millions for 'Omics Research 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.