Parkinson's disease Parkinson's Disease Progression Linked to Five Variants in Genome-Wide Survival Study The researchers also developed a polygenic hazard score to predict which individuals with Parkinson's are likely to develop disease-related dementia. Valted Seq Lands Exclusive Rights to Evaluate Johns Hopkins Neurodegenerative Disease Dx Assays The biomarker assays could one day be used as companion diagnostics for new treatments of Parkinson's and related diseases. Centogene Q4 Revenues Grow Almost Fivefold, Driven by COVID-19 Testing For 2020, the company reported €128.4 million in revenues, including €89.3 million from COVID-19 testing, more than doubling its 2019 revenues of €48.8 million. Genome Biology Papers on Neurodegenerative Disorder Methylation, Somatic Brain Changes, More In Genome Biology this week: DNA methylation features found among neurodegenerative disorders, analysis of somatic variants in the brain, and more. Microba, University of Queensland Partner to Study Gut Microbiome in Parkinson's Disease The partners will use Microba's technologies to examine the link between the gut microbiome and Parkinson's disease in animal models and in patients. Nov 18, 2020 Ardigen, BioCollective Partner to Discover Metagenomic Biomarkers of Parkinson's Disease Oct 21, 2020 Sanofi Commits $1M to Support Parkinson's Disease Genetic Testing Study Oct 13, 2020 Single-Cell Parkinson's Disease Study Reveals Dopamine Neuron Cell Type-Specific Perturbations Aug 26, 2020 MedGenome, Denali Therapeutics Form Parkinson's Disease Research Alliance May 14, 2020 Erisyon Wins $189K Michael J. Fox Foundation Grant for Protein Biomarker Discovery Apr 27, 2020 Parkinson's Disease Cellular Genetic Analysis Uncovers Unexpected Role for Oligodendrocytes Feb 4, 2020 Cellectricon, StressMarq Ink Neurodegenerative Disease Research Deal Dec 11, 2019 Parkinson's Foundation Selects Five Sites for Genetic Testing, Counseling Oct 24, 2019 New Parkinson's Disease RNA-Seq Dataset Enables Search for Disease Biomarkers Premium Aug 28, 2019 Johns Hopkins, NanoView Biosciences Using EVs to ID HIV-Related Neurological Disorder Biomarkers Premium Jul 18, 2019 Parkinson's Disease Relationship to Oral Microbiome Being Explored for Diagnostic Potential Premium Jul 17, 2019 Parkinson's Foundation Project Seeks to ID Patient Disease Variants to Guide Therapy Premium Jul 16, 2019 Parkinson's Foundation, Fulgent Genetics Partner on Genetic Testing Initiative May 13, 2019 Centogene, University of Lübeck to Investigate Genetics of Parkinson's Disease Dec 20, 2018 Arbor Biosciences Aims to Fill CRISPR Toolbox With Targeted Sequencing Technology Premium Dec 12, 2018 Exosome Diagnostics Suing Former Employee for IP Theft Dec 5, 2018 Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Awards $52M in Grants for Neurodegenerative Disease Research Nov 29, 2018 Parkinson's Disease Key Regulator Uncovered Through Single-Cell Sequencing of Neurons Oct 17, 2018 UPenn Launches Large-Scale Sequencing Initiative to Improve Neurological Disease Detection Premium Oct 15, 2018 Neurodegenerative Diseases May Result From Mutations During Brain Development, Study Finds 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.