Cleveland Clinic Personal Genome Diagnostics, Cleveland Clinic Join Forces to Advance Liquid Biopsy Leaders from collaborating Cleveland Clinic institutes will work with PGDx to optimize its ctDNA test reporting and adapt its technology for new oncology applications. Amazon, Cleveland Clinic Get FDA Emergency Use Authorizations for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The three PCR-based tests are all authorized for use with self-collected anterior nasal specimens, while the Amazon tests can also be used with pooled samples. Won't Cover or Administer The Boston Globe reports six health insurance companies say they will not cover Biogen's Alzheimer's disease drug and the New York Times says two medical centers will not administer it. Recuro Health Enters Genomics Market With MyLegacy Purchase from Cleveland Clinic Premium Started by the entrepreneur behind the Teladoc telemedicine platform, Recuro Health sees genomics as the "foundation" of a more effective healthcare system. Early Pandemic SARS-CoV-2 Clade Shift in Cleveland May Have Reduced Mortality, Study Suggests Analyzing clinical and genomic data, researchers saw a shift toward viral genotypes linked to reduced mortality in patients treated in Cleveland last spring. Mar 30, 2021 Cleveland Clinic, IBM Partner on High-Performance Computing for Life Science, Healthcare Research Mar 2, 2021 PreludeDx DCIS Breast Cancer Test Helps Determine Radiation Therapy Benefits, Reduce Overtreatment Premium Feb 18, 2021 MSK Study Underscores Need to Validate Cancer-Specific Tumor Mutational Burden Cutoffs Premium Feb 18, 2021 Metabolon Strikes Biomarker Discovery Partnership With Cleveland Clinic Feb 8, 2021 Eurofins Viracor, Cleveland Clinic Sign License Deal for Kidney Transplant Rejection Biomarker Test Oct 14, 2020 Epigenomic Study of Brain Development Uncovers Cell Type-Specific Regulatory Programs Aug 5, 2020 Cleveland Clinic, Three Other Labs Get FDA EUAs for Coronavirus Tests Jul 1, 2020 Celsius Therapeutics Teams With Oxford, Cleveland Clinic, LMU on Single-Cell IBD Research May 6, 2020 Pediatric Cancer Patients With Solid Tumors Have Many Druggable Germline Alterations May 1, 2020 People in the News: Peter Meintjes, Timothy Chan, Satnam Alag, More Jan 31, 2020 Copy Number Variants May Influence Clinical Presentation Among Individuals with PTEN Mutations Jan 14, 2020 Asthma Drug Resistance Linked to Variant in Androgen Synthesis Gene Jul 24, 2019 Gray Foundation Awards $25M in Cancer Research Grants Apr 4, 2019 Shivom Partners With Cleveland Clinic Spinout Family Care Path Mar 29, 2019 Fluxion Biosciences, Cleveland Clinic Validating Erase-Seq Mutation Variant Caller Platform Premium Oct 26, 2017 'Small Wins' Called Key to Success in Harnessing Big Data in Healthcare Oct 12, 2017 Prostate Cancer Genetic Biomarker May Predict Response to Additional Treatments Sep 14, 2017 Tempus Partners With Cleveland Clinic on Precision Cancer Rx Study May 27, 2016 Cleveland Diagnostics Study Finds Its IsoPSA Test Outperforms Standard PSA Testing Premium Oct 29, 2015 Cowden Syndrome Study Uncovers Mutant Gene With Ties to Sporadic Thyroid Cancer Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.