Aarhus University Arcedi Biotech Introduces NIPT Analyzing DNA From Rare Fetal Cells in Maternal Blood Premium The company is positioning the blood-based test as an alternative to invasive chorionic villus sampling, the current standard in Denmark. Nature Studies Include Suite of Mammalian Genomes, Progressive Cactus Genome Alignment Program, More In Nature this week: mammalian genomes give insight into selection, multiple-genome alignment program, and more. Nature Presents Benefits of Diverse GWAS and More In Nature this week: study of value diversity in GWAS, Epstein-Barr virus subtypes linked to nasopharyngeal carcinoma risk, and more. Anxiety GWAS, Mouse Model Experiments Lead to Potential New Drug Target With a large genome-wide association study, researchers identified several significant associations in PDE4B, a gene with expression shifts in brain samples from stressed mice. Neanderthal Allele Fragment Size, Mutational Signatures Suggest Shorter European Generations Based on allele fragment sizes and mutational signatures, Europeans may have had shorter generation times than other populations, a Biology of Genomes speaker said. Feb 25, 2019 Autism Spectrum Disorder GWAS Highlights Common Risk Variants, Overlap With Other Conditions Jan 30, 2019 Polygenic Risk Scores for Three Psychiatric Disorders Linked to Depression Diagnoses Nov 26, 2018 ADHD Risk Variants Identified Jul 3, 2018 Georgetown Researchers Develop IHC Assay to Predict Bladder Cancer Recurrence, Spread Premium Apr 20, 2018 Anticipating Clinical Launch, Natera Shares New Data on ctDNA Cancer Monitoring Tech Premium Nov 6, 2017 Natera, Aarhus University Collaborate on Liquid Biopsy Study for Colorectal Cancer Oct 30, 2017 Arcedi Biotech Readying Cell-Based NIPT for Commercialization as Clinical Studies Continue Premium Sep 20, 2017 Natera, Aarhus University to Collaborate on Liquid Biopsy Study for Bladder Cancer Jul 26, 2017 Danish Reference Genome Assembly Seen as Stepping Stone for National Personalized Medicine Efforts Premium Dec 6, 2016 Aarhus University, Central Denmark Region to Set Up Genome Data Center Nov 16, 2016 UCSF-Led Precision Medicine Initiative Funds Six New Projects Sep 3, 2015 Exiqon Inks Exclusive Prostate Cancer Biomarker Deal With Aarhus University Hospital Jul 9, 2015 International Research Team Develops Pipeline for Methylation Analysis Dec 3, 2014 Exiqon Lands Exclusive License for Aarhus U Hospital Prostate Cancer Biomarkers Nov 25, 2014 Microbiome Study Reveals Typically Pathogenic Bugs in Vulture Guts Sep 1, 2011 Danish Study Backs Sensitivity of Exiqon qPCR Panels for Detecting miRNAs in Blood Premium Sep 8, 2010 CLC Bio, Roche to Develop FFPE Analysis Platform to Support MDx, Revive Drugs Premium Sep 8, 2010 CLC Bio Partners with Hoffmann-La Roche, Others on MDx Platform Using FFPE Jun 15, 2010 CLC Bio, Ion Torrent, Aarhus University Hospital to Work on IT for Dx Sequencing under $2M Grant Premium Jun 15, 2010 CLC Bio, Ion Torrent Partner on MDx Project Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.