Emory Nature Papers Present Organoid Model for Fragile X Syndrome, Omic Analysis of Peritoneal Metastases In Nature this week: human forebrain organoid developed as a model of fragile X syndrome, and more. SomaLogic Launches Initiative Aimed at Demonstrating Clinical Value of SomaSignal Tests The company plans to launch clinical trials in several disease areas with Emory University, Intermountain Healthcare, CommonSpirit Health and UCHealth. Proteome-Wide Association Study of Depression Homes in on Potential Treatment Targets The researchers uncovered 25 brain proteins that appear to contribute to depression, of which 20 were not previously implicated in the condition. Inflammatory Bowel Disease Genetic Risk Architecture Appears Distinct in African Americans Using whole-genome sequence data for thousands of African American individuals, researchers teased out ancestry effects on polygenic risk of the conditions. Science Papers on Human Minor Spliceosome, SARS-CoV-2 Data Enables Key Analyses In Science this week: atomic structure of the activated human minor spliceosome, and more. Jun 17, 2020 FDA Allows Emergency Use of Applied BioCode, Kaiser Permanente, Emory University Coronavirus Tests Apr 13, 2020 Alzheimer's Disease Proteomic Study Reveals Potential New Biomarkers, Drug Targets Jul 1, 2019 MMRF to Bolster Recently Launched Clinical, Genomic Patient Data Registry With Immune Profiles Premium Apr 24, 2019 Multiple Myeloma Sequences Reveal Prognostic Immunoglobulin Translocation Nov 9, 2018 National Cancer Institute Awards $4M to Brain Tumor Sequencing Projects Nov 8, 2018 Ancient DNA Sheds New Light on Human Migrations in the Americas Oct 12, 2018 Researchers Uncover Three New Biomarkers of Active Tuberculosis Apr 30, 2018 Ancient, Modern Exomes of Native American Group Shed Light on Genomic Effects of Colonization Apr 23, 2018 Sickle Cell Trait May Not Boost Risk of Stroke for African Americans Mar 29, 2018 Clinical Sequencing Promises Diagnosis, Treatment Clues But Reality Often Falls Short Jan 3, 2018 Sooty Mangabey Genome Insights May Inform AIDS Research Sep 7, 2017 NIH Awards Nearly $100M Over Five Years for Autism Research Aug 29, 2017 NIH Names Healthcare Provider Networks to Aid in Precision Medicine Initiative Enrollment May 30, 2017 Q&A: Winship Cancer Institute's Dan Brat on the Challenges of Using MDx for Cancer Premium May 3, 2017 Cytox Plans US Clinical Launch for Early-Stage Alzheimer's Test While Courting Pharma Partners Premium Mar 2, 2017 New Model Predicts Crohn's Disease Complications Feb 28, 2017 Emory University, Akesogen Partner on Healthy Aging Study Jul 11, 2016 Immune-Related Gene Expression Linked to PTSD in Nepali Child Soldiers Jun 20, 2016 Missing Information Could Help Reclassify VUS Uncovered in Newborn Screening Apr 13, 2016 Emory's New RNA-seq Test for Neuromuscular Disorders Promises to Help Resolve Unknown Variants Premium 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 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.