Informatics

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

The partnership has allowed Philips to provide a single view of cancer patient's status, including genomic test results, through the FDA-cleared IntelliSite Pathology Solution.

 

The one-year projects aim to create computational tools, algorithms, visualizations, and benchmark datasets for use with Human Cell Atlas data.

In a training subset of the larger cohort, the company was able to develop classifiers that detected many cancers while minimizing false positives.

The firms will work to accelerate the adoption of PierianDx's genomics platform for translating data into patient-specific diagnoses and treatments.

St. Jude Cloud, powered by DNAnexus and Microsoft, offers free access to thousands of WGS records plus cloud-based visualization and computational tools.

University of California, San Diego, researchers have developed a gene drive to control a fruit-destroying fly.

A new study of a β-thalassemia gene therapy appears promising, according to NPR.

Futurism writes that gene doping could be the next generation of cheating in sports.

In Nature this week: hair color genes, hybridization between 13-year and 17-year cicadas, and more.

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