All of Us Vibrent Health, University of Maryland Medicine Partner for Population Health Initiative The study aims to enroll up to 250,000 volunteers across Maryland and will create a digital platform to study how genes and other factors affect health. All of Us Research Program Awards $8.7M to Community Partners The funding goes toward strengthening recruitment of underrepresented participants and investigators in biomedical research. People in the News: New Appointments at NanoView Biosciences, Ulitvue, ‘All of Us’ Program, More Missed Early Cases A retrospective analysis of blood samples suggests early SARS-CoV-2 infections may have been missed in the US, the New York Times reports. All of Us Program Returns First Genetic Results; Health-Related Finding to Follow in Late 2021 Premium The program received an IDE from the FDA this summer and plans to release its first batch of genetic data to the research community late next year. Apr 24, 2020 National Genomics Programs in UK, US Change Data Storage Calculations Premium Mar 31, 2020 The Decade in Genomics: CRISPR, Single Cells, Long Reads, Clinical and Consumer Applications Premium Mar 3, 2020 First Release of All of Us Program Data, Research Tools Set for Spring 2020 Nov 20, 2019 As Genetic Testing Access Grows, Travel Time Remains Barrier to In-Person Counseling Nov 18, 2019 All of Us Research Program, NICHD Team Up for Pregnancy Study Oct 25, 2019 Illumina Reserved in Comments on PacBio Deal, Forthcoming on Qiagen Deal and New Products Premium Oct 24, 2019 All of Us Program Working on IDE Submission to FDA, Weighing Long-Read Sequencing Techs Premium Oct 18, 2019 HudsonAlpha Wins $12.4M in NIH Grants for Population Genomics, Pediatric Sequencing Sep 26, 2019 Vanderbilt Leans on BioVU as it Builds 'All of Us' Database, Infrastructure Premium Breaking News Analysis Finds Sibling Cascade Testing Could Be Cost Effective in Pediatric Cancer Armonica Technologies Closes $2M Series B Financing Round Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: SARS-CoV-2 PCR Tests; California Cancer Testing Law; More In Brief This Week: The Jackson Laboratory, CareDx, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Grail, Foundation Medicine, Personalis, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: NanoString, Sophia Genetics, EliTech, Lybe Scientific, More The Scan J&J Booster Support A US Food and Drug Administration advisory panel has voted to support a booster dose of Johnson & Johnson's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, according to the Los Angeles Times. To Keep the Cases Moving The president of the UK Royal College of Pathologists tells the Financial Times that more investment is needed to tackle a backlog of cases. NAS Expels Archaeologist Science reports Luis Jaime Castillo Butters' expulsion is the first of an international member from the US National Academy of Sciences. PLOS Papers on Angelman Syndrome-Like Cases, Salmonella Paratyphi A, SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil In PLOS this week: exome sequencing analysis of Angelman syndrome-like cases, genetic epidemiology of Salmonella Paratyphi A, and more.