neuropsychiatric disease Childhood Mood, Behavioral Problems May Share Genetic Features With Some Adult Conditions An analysis of almost 43,000 individuals under 17 years suggests polygenic scores for adult conditions such as depression may coincide with childhood psychopathology. Anxiety GWAS On Million Veteran Program Data Uncovers New Loci A genome-wide association study involving some 200,000 veterans unearthed five anxiety risk loci in European Americans and another risk locus in African Americans. Gene Panel Analysis Refines Risky Genes in Neurodevelopmental Disorder Cases Marked by Epilepsy Investigators used gene panel sequence data to look at rare de novo variant frequencies in potential risk genes for neurodevelopmental disorders with epilepsy. Schizophrenia Genes Prioritized in Zebrafish Mutant Study Researchers focused in on strong candidate genes in schizophrenia with brain anatomy, brain activity, and behavioral screens on a large set of zebrafish mutants. Assurex Pharmacogenomics Tests to Use Luminex xTag Technology Luminex said its technology will enhance the processing speed and capacity of Assurex's tests. Jun 24, 2014 Assurex's GeneSight Gets Approval for Use in VA Facilities Oct 2, 2013 Emory to Lead Genome Sequencing Effort for Psychiatric Disorders Research Project Aug 7, 2012 NIMH to Fund Neurological Disorder-related Microdeletion Studies May 31, 2012 PGx Firm AssureRx Raises $12.5M in Series C Financing Apr 10, 2012 Consortium Created for Large-scale Genomic Analysis of Neuropsychiatric Disorders Oct 6, 2011 U. of Chicago to Start Mental Disorder Data Center Jul 13, 2011 Wales to Fund Genetics Studies for Mental Health, Cancer Mar 25, 2011 AssureRx Raises $11M in Series B Round Breaking News Sequencing Study Uncovers MERS-Related Coronavirus in Swiss Bats Angstrom Bio Raises $3M in Private Financing Eagle Biosciences, Genetic Analysis Ink Distribution Agreement for Gut Microbiota Test Centogene Q1 Revenues Grow More Than Fivefold Driven by COVID-19 Testing Epizyme Partnering With Quest Diagnostics for Lymphoma Mutation Testing Enzo Biochem, CLX Health Partner to Support COVID-19 Testing for International Travel The Scan CDC Calls Delta "Variant of Concern" CNN reports the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now considers the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 to be a "variant of concern." From FDA to Venture Capital Former FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn is taking a position at a venture capital firm, leading some ethicists to raise eyebrows, according to the Washington Post. Consent Questions Nature News writes that there are questions whether informed consent was obtained for some submissions to a database of Y-chromosome profiles. Cell Studies on Multimodal Single-Cell Analysis, Coronaviruses in Bats, Urban Microbiomes In Cell this week: approach to analyze multimodal single-cell genomic data, analysis of bat coronaviruses, and more.