Albert Einstein College of Medicine Centenarian Exome Analysis Points to Conserved Longevity Pathways Researchers found rare coding variants in conserved pathways that appear to be associated with longevity and potentially protect against aging. Cervicovaginal Microbiomes of HPV-Infected Women Lead To Potential Pre-Cancer Marker Profiling microbial communities in cervicovaginal samples from women carrying high-risk HPV strains, researchers found possible markers of pre-cancer progression. Study Sees Possible Common Variant Modifiers For Syndromic Heart Condition New research suggests that a set of common variants on chromosome 22 may influence heart defects associated with a condition called 22q11.2 deletion syndrome. Cytek Pushing Boundaries of Flow Cytometry With Updated Spectral Analyzer Premium Cytek believes the updated Aurora platform, which the company says can resolve 40 colors, may curb errors and costs for spectral analysis. Single-Cell Study Finds Mutations Accumulate in Human B Lymphocytes With Age Some of the mutational signatures the researchers observed were similar to ones previously seen in B cell tumors, underscoring the link between aging and cancer. Mar 7, 2019 NYCKidSeq Project Aims to Improve Communication of Genomic Test Results Premium Dec 21, 2018 Albert Einstein Team Developing Prostate Cancer Metastatic Risk Genomic Assay Premium Nov 14, 2018 Pregnancy-Related Immune Changes Revealed by Single-Cell Placenta Sequencing Jan 29, 2018 Algorithmic Approach Looks to Improve Identification of Misdiagnosis Jan 24, 2018 New Double-Stranded DNA Virus Family Identified Apr 21, 2017 Einstein Researchers Publish Single-Cell Sequencing Prep Method, Launch Firm to Provide Service Premium Mar 16, 2017 Functional Genomic Assay Predicts Breast Cancer Risk Nov 22, 2016 NIH Awards Albert Einstein Scientist $7.5M to Study Genetics of Congenital Heart Abnormalities Sep 2, 2016 NIH Grant to Fund Research on Proteomics, Immunoassay for TB Activation in HIV Patients Premium Mar 3, 2016 APOE Sequencing Confirms Previous Markers of Longevity, Implicates Regulatory Variants Aug 8, 2014 Einstein Scientists Reap $3.3M to Study Longevity Genes and Protection from Frailty Jan 31, 2014 Univ. of Oklahoma, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Receive $3M for Structural Biology Institute Oct 16, 2013 Albert Einstein, Montefiore Land $25M CTSA Funding for Translational Center Jul 30, 2013 IP Watch: CalTech, Synthetic Genomics, Life Tech, LLNL, Others Win US Patents Premium Oct 23, 2012 Team Uses Affy's OncoScan to Develop Prostate Cancer Prognostic Signature, Envisions Clinical Use Premium Oct 15, 2012 Einstein Lands $3M for Longevity, Aging Center Aug 7, 2012 International Team Characterizes Genetic Patterns in North African Jewish Populations Apr 27, 2012 MetaStat Licenses Metastatic Cell Dx Technology Patents Dec 9, 2011 Study Points to Presence of Potential Pathogens in Preterm Infant Gut Microbiomes Nov 21, 2011 Archon Genomics X Prize Begins Recruiting Players, Centenarians Load More Breaking News Centogene Strikes Rare Disease Target Discovery Deal With Insilico Medicine Dilated Cardiomyopathy Gene Mutations Point to Possible Therapeutic Strategy Ginkgo Bioworks Acquires Massachusetts COVID-19 Testing Firm Mainz Biomed Taps DCN Dx to Aid European Study of Enhanced ColoAlert Assay Parse Biosciences Partners With Research Instruments for Southeast Asia Distribution Thermo Fisher, Oncocyte Ink Development, Comarketing Deal for Cancer IVDs The Scan And a Fourth? A fourth dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in an Israeli study increased antibody levels but did not prevent Omicron variant infections, according to the Financial Times. For Better Science Software A virtual institute funded by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt's philanthropy aims to lure software engineers to academia, Science reports. Recommendation Explanations The New York Times writes that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is straining to both make and explain decisions based on limited information. Genome Research Papers on De Novo Mutation Rates, Polyploid Genotyping, Oncogene Epigenomic Translocation In Genome Research this week: de novo mutations rates in hemoglobin subunits, analysis of variant calling methods for polyploid plants, and more.