Mycobacterium tuberculosis PNAS Papers on TB in Tibet, Chemo-Induced Stress in Multiple Myeloma, Wasp Symbiont In PNAS this week: adaptations among high-altitude Mycobacterium tuberculosis, response of multiple myeloma cells to chemotherapy-induced stress, and more. PLOS Papers on TB Resistance, Squamous Cell Carcinoma Risk, MicroRNAs in SCC In PLOS this week: loci linked to protection against tuberculosis, identification of loci associated with increased risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the aerodigestive tract, and more. PLOS Papers on Conjunctival Melanoma, C. Difficile Phylogenomics, Drug-Resistant TB In PLOS this week: genomic and transcriptomic analysis of conjunctival melanoma, phylogenetic analysis of Clostridioides difficile, and more. Sequencing-Based Tuberculosis Drug Resistance Testing Gaining Momentum Premium The WHO and FIND are supporting NGS-based testing in low-resource settings, while a resistance testing program at New York State's Wadsworth Center has matured. Genome Biology Papers on 17th Century TB, RNA-Binding Protein Variant Prioritization, More In Genome Biology this week: analysis of tuberculosis samples from the 1600s, tool to detect variants affecting RNA-binding protein activity, and more. Sep 25, 2019 Chinese Biotech Startup Looks to Develop CRISPR-Based TB Diagnostic Premium Jul 25, 2019 UK Researchers Developing Blood-Based TB DNA Test, Eyeing Broader Screening Premium Jun 28, 2019 Akonni Biosystems Developing Multi-Target Infectious Diseases Tests for Newly Cleared TruDx System Premium May 14, 2019 Roche Gets CE-IVD Mark for Test That Detects Antibiotic Resistance in TB DNA Aug 30, 2017 Study Highlights Cepheid's Next-Generation TB, Rifampicin Resistance Assay Premium Apr 12, 2016 ECCMID Talks Highlight Promise of Whole-Genome Sequencing for Clinical Infectious Disease Work Premium Oct 8, 2015 Consortium Seeks to Provide Centralized Access to Global TB Data for Research, Dx Development Premium Jun 22, 2015 Broad Institute Gets $20M Gift to Battle Tuberculosis with Genomic Technology Jun 4, 2015 TB-Profiler Uses Whole Genome Data to Better Predict Therapeutic Resistance Premium Feb 13, 2015 FDA Clears Expanded Claims for Cepheid TB Test Mar 11, 2014 NIAID Awards $12.3M for Dx-Focused Translational Research Centers at Columbia, Harvard May 15, 2013 Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Resource Aims to Enable Proteomic Studies Aug 30, 2012 CLC Bio Joins Pathseek Infection Clinical Sequencing Project, Wins $2M Grant Aug 7, 2012 BD to Distribute Epistem TB Test Jul 24, 2012 Oxford Gene Technology Receives $3.6M for Clinical Research Using Sequencing Jun 7, 2012 Cepheid Pipeline Update Focuses on Tests for CT/NG, Cancer, TB Mar 21, 2012 FDA Issues Guidance Doc on Reclassifying NAT TB Tests as 'Moderate Risk' Oct 5, 2011 IP Watch: Recent Patents Related to PCR, Nucleic Acid Amplification, and Sample Prep: Oct 5, 2011 Premium Aug 4, 2011 Dx Focus Aug 4, 2011: Clinical and Regulatory PCR and Nucleic Acid Testing News Premium Feb 24, 2011 Canadian Team Tackles Tuberculosis Outbreak with Sequencing, Social Network Analyses Load More 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.