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.

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Kite Pharmaceuticals' CAR T-cell therapy for large B-cell lymphomas, the New York Times reports.

Kaiser Health News reports that gene therapies could cost more than a million dollars.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute researchers have received a grant to combine biology and computer science for high school students.

In Nature this week: variants associated with obsessive-compulsive disorder, review of key CRISPR enzymes, and more.