News on bioinformatics, software, genome analysis, variant classification, and IT in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

The health system hopes to pair the data with nearly three decades worth of electronic health records as well as medical histories provided by contributors.

The new centers will generate genomic resources and tools for infectious disease research.

As genomics increasingly becomes a part of healthcare, more diverse datasets will be needed to avoid biases in algorithms used to analyze data and make diagnoses.

The researchers developed phenotype risk scores that they could apply to electronic health record data to uncover undiagnosed genetic disease.

The companies will join their respective technologies into a precision oncology testing and analysis offering.

The London School of Economics' Daniele Fanelli argues at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the reproducibility crisis in science isn't as dire as some say.

A team of researchers in Portugal has examined the genomic basis for racing pigeons' athleticism and navigational skills, finding it's likely polygenic.

Wired reports that diagnostic firms continue to seek, post-Theranos, the ability to diagnose diseases from small amounts of blood.

In Science this week: analysis of DNA from ancient North Africans, and more.