pediatric disease With Finder Platform, Baebies Works to Expand Options for Neonatal Dx Testing Premium The instrument, which is undergoing the FDA clearance process, has the capability to do PCR testing, clinical chemistry, and immunoassays. Team Tracks Genetic Factors Linked to Severe COVID-19, Other Viral Infections in Children At ACMG, researchers presented results from an ongoing effort using a growing sample collection to find genetic contributors to severe viral infections in children. Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital Launches HerediGene Children's Study The DNA mapping effort will collect 50,000 DNA samples from children as young as newborns, as well as any parents and siblings who wish to participate. Illumina, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Ink Risk-Sharing Deal for Whole-Genome Sequencing The partners will also collaborate on a study, to be peer reviewed, that will evaluate how insurance coverage of WGS affects patient care and healthcare costs. Neuroblastoma Super Enhancer Profiles Pinpoint Four Epigenetic Subtypes Using a combination of genomic and epigenomic profiling, researchers spelled out super enhancer-based subtypes, including one linked to poor clinical outcomes. Nov 25, 2020 Pediatric Brain Tumor Proteomics Highlight Possible Treatment Targets, Biomarkers Nov 20, 2020 Increased Adoption of Whole-Genome Sequencing Testing Hinges on Acceptance by Payors, Providers Premium Nov 18, 2020 CNV Analyses May Uncover Mendelian Conditions in Undiagnosed Pediatric Patients Nov 5, 2020 Parents, Physicians View Genome Sequencing as Useful for Managing Care of Seriously Ill Infants Oct 27, 2020 SickKids' 'Rigorous' Molecular Analysis IDs Targetable Alterations, Cancer Susceptibility Mutations Premium Oct 15, 2020 Pacific Biosciences, Children's Mercy, Microsoft Collaborate on Rare Genetic Disease Diagnostics Oct 7, 2020 Children's Mercy Hospital Raises $16M for Pediatric Genomic Repository Initiative Aug 18, 2020 CHOP Automates Phenotyping of Epilepsy Patients, Heralding 'EMR Genomics' Era Premium May 28, 2020 Mendelian Disease Diagnosis Gets Boost From Automated Software That Scans Full-Text Articles Premium May 4, 2020 NIH Kicks Off Study Investigating Coronavirus in Children Apr 22, 2020 Researchers See Immune, Age Contributors to Childhood Respiratory Virus Response Apr 15, 2020 Childhood Mood, Behavioral Problems May Share Genetic Features With Some Adult Conditions Mar 9, 2020 Blue Shield of California to Cover Rady Children's Rapid Whole-Genome Sequencing Test Mar 6, 2020 CHOP Shares Insights, Experience From Centralized Genomic Medicine Lab Premium Nov 25, 2019 Pediatric Brain Cancer Clues Drawn From Developing Brain Cell Transcriptomes Sep 26, 2019 NSIGHT2 Trial Finds Whole-Genome Sequencing Has High Analytical Performance Apr 24, 2019 Rady Team Automates Rapid Pediatric Sequence Interpretation for Rare Disease Dx Mar 28, 2019 New Consortium Outlines Vision for Pediatric Cell Atlas, Seeks Funding for Effort Premium Mar 7, 2019 NYCKidSeq Project Aims to Improve Communication of Genomic Test Results Premium Jan 14, 2019 CHOP-Led 'Kids First' Portal Features Big Datasets Without Embargo Premium Load More 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.