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Bruce Taillon, formerly the director of healthcare business development at Roche's 454 Life Sciences division, is now the head of global technology business development at Enzo Life Science.

By Julia Karow
The National Human Genome Research Institute has awarded about $14.5 million in grants to nine research groups developing new DNA sequencing technologies to sequence a human genome for $1,000 or less.

BGI and Diagenode will collaborate to develop standard methods in sample prep for next-generation sequencing for epigenetics research, the companies said today.

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Kevin McKernan has founded Medicinal Genomics and is also now serving as its CEO. Most recently, he was the head of R&D for Ion Torrent at Life Technologies.

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GenBank release 185.0 is available

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The chief executive of the National Health Service in England is to call for tumor-agnostic drugs to be "fast-tracked," according to the Times.

Researchers in Australia are sequencing the Wollemi pine tree to try to protect it from extinction, Australia's ABC News reports.

Computerworld ranks Illumina as one of the top midsize organizations to work at in IT.

In Genome Research this week: links between biological aging and mutations affecting epigenetic regulators; long-read sequencing-based strategy to map chromatin accessibility; and more.