EMBL Genomic Study Reveals Recurrent Inversion Variants, Instability Effects Genomic data for 41 individuals representing 82 haplotypes helped unearth recurrent inversion polymorphisms, including variants overlapping with disease-related sites. Gut Microbiome Shifts in Pancreatic Cancer Patients Point to Predictive Potential Metagenomic and targeted sequencing analyses on stool and saliva samples suggest gut microbiome profiling may help find those at risk of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Interplay of Single-Cell Gene Expression, Morphology Spelled out in Whole-Body Worm Model An international team put together a whole-body cellular atlas for Platynereis dumerilii using single-cell RNA sequencing, electron microscopy, and in situ hybridization. Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Show Potential for Finding New Regulatory Variants Two studies identified common and rare regulatory variants in iPSC lines, including those with ties to disease or differentiation. European Project Sets Out to Harness Genomics Data, AI to Create New Predictive Tools Premium Called Intervene, the project will use genomic and health data from biorepositories along with machine learning methods to develop new clinical predictive tools. Aug 31, 2020 New Initiative Aims to Build Organoid Cell Atlas May 12, 2020 EMBL-EBI COVID-19 Data Portal to Serve as European Data Hub for Coronavirus Research Premium Apr 2, 2020 Cancer Researchers Discover Novel Inherited Mutation Predisposing Children to Medulloblastoma Oct 28, 2019 Study Finds Residual Protein Expression Common After CRISPR Knockout Apr 1, 2019 Colorectal Cancer Gut Microbial Signatures May Lead to New Diagnostic Tests Mar 14, 2019 EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute Awarded £45M from UK Government Mar 11, 2019 International Coalition Building Virtual Cohort of 1.4M Patients Premium Feb 12, 2019 Human Gut Metagenomic Analysis Uncovers Nearly 2,000 New Uncultured Bacterial Species Feb 4, 2019 Gut Microbe Studies Expand Bacterial Culture Collections, Reference Genomes Nov 1, 2018 Wellcome Sanger Institute, Collaborators Launch Project to Sequence 66K Species Oct 25, 2018 Amid GDPR Implementation, European Effort Drafts Code of Conduct for Sharing Health Research Data Premium Jun 21, 2018 EMBL Scientists Design New Multi-Omics Computational Method Premium Dec 5, 2017 Open Medicine Foundation Commits $1.2M to Fund ME/CFS Research Oct 2, 2017 International Team Suggests Standardized DNA Extraction Method for Fecal Microbiome Studies Aug 31, 2017 EBI Team Developing Genome Editing Resource for CRISPR Experimental Data Premium Jul 19, 2017 UK Biobank Partners With EGA to Distribute Data From Genomics Project Jun 1, 2017 UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute Joins Human Cell Atlas Initiative May 22, 2017 Computational Model Offers Clues to Missing Heritability for Complex Human Traits May 10, 2017 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Variability Tallied Across Genomes Apr 11, 2017 Researchers Devise New Single-Cell DNA Methylation Prediction Method Load More Breaking News Single-Nucleus Chromatin Accessibility Profiling in Coronary Artery Disease Points to Mechanisms ALL Genomes Marked by High DNA Methylation Levels Cepheid Gets CE Mark for Updated Rapid COVID MDx Test Mainz Biomed, Dante Labs Partner to Commercialize ColoAlert in Europe, UAE CellCarta Acquires Rights to Targeted Protein Assays from Fred Hutch Spinout Precision Assays Genetic Analysis, Omnigene Medical Technologies Ink Distribution, Tech Transfer Deal The Scan Monkeypox Case Found in US The New York Times says that a case of monkeypox has now been reported in the US. Effects on Fetal Screening Wired writes that changes to US abortion laws could affect screening for fatal congenital conditions. 'Pharma Bro' Out of Prison The Wall Street Journal reports that Martin Shkreli has been released from prison to a halfway house. Nature Papers Present Cultivate Oat Genome, Benchmarking of Spatial and Single-Cell Transcriptomic Integration Methods In Nature this week: reference genome of the cultivated oat, and more.