Nine members of the HMO Research Network "will use detailed clinical profiles to search for potential subjects to enroll into … serious adverse events research projects using their electronic medical record databases," iSAEC said in a statement.
The consortium and the network will collaborate to identify genetic traits for adverse drug reactions.
The new partners include the University of Liverpool, Newcastle University, the HMO Research Network, and Cerner.
The SAEC will work with an HMO network to identify genetic variants for adverse reactions to antipsychotic medications.
Researchers trace DNA on a clay pipe found at a former slave site to a population that lives in what is now Sierra Leone, the Washington Post reports.
Two researchers report on their genetic analysis of samples from a shawl thought to belong to a victim of Jack the Ripper, ScienceInsider reports.
Japan is to release rules governing some gene-edited food, according to NHK World.
In PLOS this week: computational strategy for improving gene set analysis testing, miRNAs linked to sleep apnea, and more.