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The statement touches on issues such as the reporting of secondary findings, adult-onset conditions, incest, and non-paternity results.

The new investment will go towards the areas of cancer, inherited diseases, and infectious diseases, with an initial focus on pediatric cancer.

Researchers used SNP arrays to find that separate samples from the same tumors and from primary and metastatic tumors in children were highly genomically diverse.

The gift will establish The Elizabeth H. and James S. McDonnell III Genome Institute. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Genomics data firm PierianDx today announced that it is collaborating with Phoenix Children's Hospital on the development of a sequencing-based test for use in a pediatric cancer study.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — About two years from its launch in 2012, a pediatric cancer sequencing study led by Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital ha

CHICAGO (GenomeWeb News) – Researchers are tracking down genetic variants that they hope will help identify childhood cancer patients at increased risk of treatment-related health complications later in life, City of Hope researcher Smita Bhatia reported at the annual American Society of Clinical

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey has received a $300,000 donation from the Hugs for Brady Foundation to fund a personalized pediatric cancer treatment research program, Rutgers University said today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A study appearing online yesterday in Nature Genetics has unearthed a gene mutation that appears to upend typical chromatin patterns in some cases of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Jackson Laboratory along with Hartford Hospital and Connecticut Children's Medical Center have formed a genomic medicine collaboration to explore potential new treatments for cancer.

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An international commission is to develop a report on how researchers, clinicians, and regulators should evaluate the clinical applications of human germline genome editing.

The American Prospect writes that the pilot program to test the DNA of migrants could lead to more family separations.

The US Department of Agriculture presents a new blueprint for animal genomic research.

In Genome Research this week: repetitive element deletion linked to altered methylation and more in form of muscular dystrophy; human contamination in draft bacterial and archaeal genomes; and more.