Centre for Genomic Regulation Seqera Labs Raises $5.5M in Seed Funding Centre for Genomic Regulation spinout Seqera Labs builds life sciences pipeline management software that helped identify the Alpha and Delta SARS-CoV-2 variants. Center for Genomic Regulation's COVID-19 Viral Beacon Digs Into Thousands of SARS-CoV-2 Genomes Premium The center, based in Barcelona, Spain, has built a search tool for quickly locating genetic variants and associated metadata for the novel coronavirus. Spanish Researchers Develop Single-Cell RNA Sequencing Analysis Tool for Large-Scale Interpretation Premium The BigSCale tool incorporates a numerical model that integrates data processing, clustering, convoluting, and differential expression analysis. UK Startup Lifebit Builds on Popular Nextflow Open-Source Genomics Platform Premium Fresh out of Techstars, two of the creators of the rapidly adopted genomic analysis platform Nextflow have big plans for their fledgling company, Lifebit. Yeast Genome Doubling Result of Ancient Interspecies Hybridization Event The gene duplication pattern researchers observed in yeast better fit with an ancient hybridization event than with a whole-genome duplication event. May 8, 2015 Transcriptome Variation Patterns Show How Organ Site, Species Influence Expression of Some Genes Dec 19, 2013 Centre for Genomic Regulation Reaps $16.7M for Genome Architecture Project May 18, 2012 Spanish Organizations Collaborate on Genomic Research into Neurodegenerative Diseases Apr 30, 2012 Barcelona Bio Centers to Team on Structural Genomics Projects Mar 28, 2012 Barcelona's CGR Inks Collaboration with Illumina Mar 10, 2009 Short Reads: Mar 10, 2009 Premium Mar 4, 2009 Barcelona Genomics Center Buys Genomatix Analyzer Breaking News Hong Kong Dx Firm Prenetics Shares Down 9 Percent on First Day on Nasdaq Polygenic Risk Score Performance Improved With Expression-Related Rare Variant Insights Study Explores Familial Hypercholesterolemia Genetic Risk, Targeted Screening Possibilities BC Platforms, Euformatics, Oncompass to Develop Oncology NGS Workflows for European Hospitals Avalon GloboCare, Lu Daopei Hematology Institute Partner to Develop Cell Therapy CDx Illumina, Allegheny Health Network Collaborate on Study of Cancer Genomic Profiling The Scan Denisovan Girl's Tooth Found in Laos CNN reports that a tooth found in a cave north of Vientiane likely belonged to a Denisovan girl. A Lack of Diversity in Trials A new report from the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine examines the limited representation of diverse groups among clinical trial participants. Another Look A new inquiry is to be held after genetic evidence indicates that Kathleen Folbigg's children may have been at increased risk of sudden death, the Sydney Morning Herald reports. Nucleic Acids Research Studies on ICARUS, Neighbor-seq, CADDIE In Nucleic Acids Research this week: resource to analyze and visualize single-cell RNA-seq data, method to examine cellular interactions, and more.