Indiana University Demand Grows for Chief Research Information Officers as Role Evolves Along With Data Types Premium CRIOs and their equivalents often are asked to bridge academic and provider sides of institutions to support clinical trials and data analytics with massive research datasets. Presence of cfDNA, CTCs Predicts Recurrence in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Analyzing both circulating tumor DNA and circulating tumor cells, investigators could classify patients into groups with significantly higher and lower recurrence risk. LifeOmic, IU's Komen Tissue Bank Integrate Platforms to Further Breast Cancer Research The Komen Tissue Bank will use LifeOmic's Precision Health Cloud platform for genomic, clinical, and imaging data aggregation and analysis, among other things. New Data Emerges for Liquid Biopsy in Breast Cancer Residual Disease Detection Premium Foundation Medicine's ctDNA assay was able to subclassify patients into higher and lower recurrence risk groups with CTCs providing an additional boost. NIH Announces Upcoming Genomic Medicine Studies The trials are part of the second phase of the Implementing Genomics in Practice program, which is slated to receive $42 million in funding over 5 years. Mar 20, 2019 Blood-Based PTSD Diagnostic Being Developed by Indiana University Team Premium Oct 24, 2018 Preterm Birth Risk, Preeclampsia Exosome Tests Enter Clinical Validation Oct 15, 2018 Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, Indiana U Win $1.3M in NSF Funding for Genomics Program Jan 16, 2018 GWAS Uncovers Variants Linked to Symptoms, Progression of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's Disease Nov 7, 2017 Startup LifeOmic Seeks to Merge Sequencing With Clinical IT Premium Jun 12, 2017 Indiana University Precision Health Initiative Putting Informatics Piece Into Place Premium Dec 19, 2016 Chemotherapy-Induced Heart Failure Marker Proposed Following GWAS in Breast Cancer Patients Oct 25, 2016 Prostate Cancer, Ewing's Sarcoma Share Molecular Mechanism Aug 19, 2016 MIT-Led Group Develops Methods to Securely Search GWAS Databases Premium Jul 18, 2016 Clinical Utility of Paradigm's Cancer Sequencing Test Supported in Indiana University Study Premium Jun 21, 2016 Precision Medicine Effort at Indiana University Gets $40M Funding Commitment Jun 8, 2016 GenePattern Moves to Indiana U Supercomputing Center; Additional Deployments Planned Premium Sep 15, 2015 Study Highlights Potential Skin Microbiome Role in Infection Risk May 22, 2015 Indiana Healthcare Groups Focus on Bringing PGx-Guided Medicine to Underserved Community Premium May 12, 2015 Indiana Organizations Conduct Large Study to Assess PGx Testing Impact in Community Setting May 16, 2014 Indiana University, Paradigm Conducting Trial Using NGS to Direct Therapy for TNBC Patients Jun 6, 2013 Genomics in the Journals: Jun 6, 2013 May 30, 2013 Indiana Launches Industry-led Bioscience Institute with $25M from State May 15, 2012 Integrated Analysis Defines Potentially Predictive Schizophrenia Risk Genes May 3, 2012 W.M. Keck Foundation Grants $1M to Purdue for Epigenetics Research Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.