EMBL-EBI 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. European Project Aims to Integrate COVID-19 Genomics, Public Health, Social Sciences Data Premium The €12 million European Union-backed effort, called BeYond-COVID, commenced last month and will run through October 2024. SARS-CoV-2 Genomes Reveal Dynamics of England's Alpha, Delta Variant Surges Analyzing SARS-CoV-2 isolates circulating in England over 10 months up to June 2021, researchers saw a series of epidemics dominated by distinct viral lineages. Study Reveals Wide Range of Viruses in Human Gut Bacteria Using metagenomic and bacterial reference genome sequences, researchers assembled a collection of bacteriophage genomes from individuals around the world. Genomics England Preps for NHS Genomic Medicines Service Launch With New Focus, Tools Premium The service will offer whole-genome sequencing to English patients with rare diseases and cancer as part of routine care. Oct 16, 2020 SARS-CoV-2 Protein Interaction Study Reveals Key Proliferation Pathways, Possible Drug Targets Premium Jul 20, 2020 New Human Gut Microbial Catalog Expands Number of Reference Genomes, Known Proteins May 12, 2020 EMBL-EBI COVID-19 Data Portal to Serve as European Data Hub for Coronavirus Research Premium Jan 17, 2020 The Decade in Proteomics: Most Significant Informatics Developments Premium Jan 9, 2020 Proteomics Beginning to Grapple With Patient Privacy Questions in Wake of Technology Advances Premium Nov 8, 2019 Wellcome Sanger Institute Commits $11.8M to Darwin Tree of Life Project Sep 24, 2019 NIH Awards $29.5M to Two Centers for New Human Genome Reference Program Mar 14, 2019 EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute Awarded £45M from UK Government 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 Oct 25, 2018 Amid GDPR Implementation, European Effort Drafts Code of Conduct for Sharing Health Research Data Premium Oct 24, 2018 Genomic Data Interoperability, Remote Workflow Key to New Global Alliance APIs Premium Oct 1, 2018 Mouse Genome Assemblies for 16 Lab Strains Reveal Diversity, Help Improve Reference Jun 21, 2018 EMBL Scientists Design New Multi-Omics Computational Method Premium Oct 17, 2017 Global Alliance for Genomics and Health Releases Strategic Plan, Announces Driver Projects Premium Aug 31, 2017 EBI Team Developing Genome Editing Resource for CRISPR Experimental Data Premium Aug 17, 2017 As Brexit Negotiations Unfold, UK Researchers and Institutions Remain Worried About Coming Changes Premium Jul 25, 2017 Geneticists Anticipate Deluge of New Studies, Discoveries Following UK Biobank Data Release Premium Jun 26, 2017 Consortium Reports on First Efforts To Catalog Mammalian Gene Function Apr 11, 2017 Researchers Devise New Single-Cell DNA Methylation Prediction Method Load More Breaking News New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Qiagen, Thermo Fisher, Bionano Genomics, BillionToOne, More People in the News at Illumina Ventures, Element Biosciences, Epigenomics, Exagen, More Genomic Approaches Boost Rare Disease Diagnoses in Middle Eastern Patient Population GeneDx to Raise $150M in Public and Direct Stock Offerings In Brief This Week: T2 Biosystems, Novacyt, OpGen, Dante Genomics, Nautilus Biotechnology, More The Scan Self-Reported Hearing Loss in Older Adults Begins Very Early in Life, Study Says A JAMA Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery study says polygenic risk scores associated with hearing loss in older adults is also associated with hearing decline in younger groups. Genome-Wide Analysis Sheds Light on Genetics of ADHD A genome-wide association study meta-analysis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder appearing in Nature Genetics links 76 genes to risk of having the disorder. MicroRNA Cotargeting Linked to Lupus A mouse-based study appearing in BMC Biology implicates two microRNAs with overlapping target sites in lupus. Enzyme Involved in Lipid Metabolism Linked to Mutational Signatures In Nature Genetics, a Wellcome Sanger Institute-led team found that APOBEC1 may contribute to the development of the SBS2 and SBS13 mutational signatures in the small intestine.