Miller School of Medicine

BOSTON (GenomeWeb Daily News) – While panelists at a session at the American Society of Human Genetics annual meeting on Saturday said that the public is cautiously interested in including whole-exome or whole-genome sequencing as part of newborn screening efforts, there are concerns regarding pr

This article has been updated to reflect that the clinical sequencing services will be integrated into existing CLIA laboratories.

Exiqon said last week that it has established a center of excellence at the Oncogenomics Core Facility at the Sylvester Comprehensive Care Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

The gift from the John P. Hussman Foundation will support autism genomics studies.

The school will use the company's cancer diagnostic microarray to study ethnic differences in breast cancer.

Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports that a preliminary investigation has found He Jiankui performed his gene-editing work illegally.

John Mendelsohn, a former president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has died, the New York Times reports.

Identical twins receive different estimates of ancestry from the same direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms, CBC reports.

In PNAS this week: chromosomal features of maize, adaptations in the vinous-throated parrotbill, and more.