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.
A phylogenetic analysis indicates two venomous Australian spiders are more closely related than thought, the International Business Times reports.
Technology Review reports that 2017 was the year of consumer genetic testing and that it could spur new analysis companies.
In Science this week: CRISPR-based approach for recording cellular events, and more.
A new company says it will analyze customers' genes to find them a suitable date, though Smithsonian magazine says the science behind it might be shaky.