Australian government Australian Government Invests A$28.1M to Establish Genomics Agency The new agency, Genomics Australia, will be tasked with supporting the integration of genomic medicine into Australia's healthcare system. Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance to Receive A$36M in New Government Funding The alliance of hospitals, research groups, and academic institutes is tasked with implementing clinical genomics programs in Australia's state of Victoria. GenomiQa, Icon Group to Validate Genomic Analysis Platform CapeDx in Australia A pilot study enrolling up to 15 patients will validate CapeDx's utility to match patients to approved drugs and clinical trials based on whole-genome and tumor sequencing. Australian Government Awards A$33M in Grants for Genomics Research The grants were awarded as part of Australia's Genomics Health Futures Mission, which was launched in 2018 as part of a broader health research initiative. Australian Team Builds Federated System for Integrating Genomics Into Healthcare Premium The national project has developed infrastructure for implementing genomics into clinical care and is now studying clinical utility and cost effectiveness. Feb 22, 2019 Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance Implements Clinical Genomics Informatics Platform Premium May 8, 2018 Australia Invests A$500M in Medical Genomics Research to Improve Patient Care May 3, 2018 Australia's Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance Readies Clinical Informatics Platform Premium Mar 16, 2015 Australia to Award A$25M for Genomics Research into Diseases Oct 6, 2010 Myriad Prepared to Make Small IP Sacrifice to Aussies in Light of Landmark US Patent Case Premium Mar 26, 2009 Aussie University Gets $19.3 Million For Cancer Genome Sequencing Project Breaking News Imaging Mass Cytometry Discovers Tumor Microenvironment Features Predicting Lung Cancer Outcomes Metastatic Tumor Subtypes Found With Expression Profiling GenomeWeb Top 40 up 4 Percent in January, Following Broader Upswing LumiraDx Receives Notice From Nasdaq Over Missed Listing Requirement Sherlock Biosciences to Acquire Sense Biodetection The Scan Study Links Evolution of Longevity, Social Organization in Mammals With the help of comparative phylogenetics and transcriptomics, researchers in Nature Communications see ties between lifespan and social organization in mammals. Tumor Microenvironment Immune Score Provides Immunotherapy Response, Prognostic Insights Using multiple in situ analyses and RNA sequence data, researchers in eBioMedicine have developed a score associated with immunotherapy response or survival. CRISPR-Based Method for Finding Cancer-Associated Exosomal MicroRNAs in Blood A team from China presents in ACS Sensors a liposome-mediated membrane fusion strategy for detecting miRNAs carried in exosomes in the blood with a CRISPR-mediated reporter system. Drug Response Variants May Be Distinct in Somatic, Germline Samples Based on variants from across 21 drug response genes, researchers in The Pharmacogenomics Journal suspect that tumor-only DNA sequences may miss drug response clues found in the germline.