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

Smith, an assistant professor of computer science, recently published a study in Journal of Proteome Research on how mass spec users see their software options.

The researchers are taking a transcriptome-wide approach to identifying and validating common genes that affect genetic risk in both breast and ovarian cancers.

Including this latest round of financing, Tempus has raised a total of $210 million to date.

The Bosch Institute for Clinical Pharmacology will deliver pharmacogenomic recommendations to physicians and let patients see their test results on the web.

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.

Under a proposed spending bill, the US National Institutes of Health would see an additional $3 billion in funding.

Researchers from the University of Oxford and the University of Sydney sequenced numerous platypus genomes to study their population history.

Robert Redfield, the new pick to lead the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has faced criticism for some of his work.

In Nature this week: sequenced genomes of five additional Neanderthals, and more.