EMBL-EBI 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. SARS-CoV-2 Protein Interaction Study Reveals Key Proliferation Pathways, Possible Drug Targets Premium The study compared SARS-CoV-2 to SARS-CoV-1 and MERS to find viral commonalities, and combined the analyses with real-world clinical data to suggest treatments. New Human Gut Microbial Catalog Expands Number of Reference Genomes, Known Proteins The Unified Human Gastrointestinal Genome (UHGG) and Unified Human Gastrointestinal Protein (UHGP) catalogs include more than 4,600 human gut microbial representatives. EMBL-EBI COVID-19 Data Portal to Serve as European Data Hub for Coronavirus Research Premium Launched last month as part of the EU's coronavirus action plan, the portal will collect and distribute SARS-CoV-2 sequencing and patient phenotype data. 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 Jul 19, 2016 In Brexit Britain, Genomics Community Anxious About Future EU Funding, Collaboration, Innovation Premium Jun 20, 2016 Type 2 Diabetes Knowledgebase Launched by NIH-Led Consortium Premium May 12, 2016 Potential IBD Methylation, Expression Markers Presented at BoG Load More Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.