All of Us NIH Earmarks $170M for All of Us Program's Personalized Nutrition Study The project will use genomic and other health data from All of Us Research Program participants to study factors that can inform personalized nutrition recommendations. 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 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. Sep 2, 2020 Vibrent Health Lands $39M in NIH Funding to Continue All of Us Tech Center 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 NIH Earmarks $170M for All of Us Program's Personalized Nutrition Study Taiwanese Firm's IP Asserted in Suit Against Pacific Biosciences Found Partially Unpatentable In Ongoing False Advertising Suit, Judge Allows Natera Counterclaims Against Guardant Health 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 The Scan Transplant Tests Edited Pig Kidneys The Associated Press reports a University of Alabama-Birmingham team transplanted genetically modified pig kidneys into a brain-dead human patient. UK Changes Some Gene-Edited Crop Rules A new law may enable gene-edited crops to be sold in the UK within about five years, New Scientist says. Pill Works Against Omicron in Lab Pfizer's antiviral pill to treat SARS-CoV-2 appears to work against the Omicron variant, the Wall Street Journal reports. Nature Papers Find Genetic Risk Factor for Smell, Taste Loss in COVID-19; Analyze TB Granulomas In Nature this week: genome-wide association study find locus linked to the risk COVID-19 patients losing their sense of taste or smell, and more.