The HPOs will receive $13.8 million to enroll people interested in the All of Us program, gather participant health information, and help retain participants.
The oncology data warehouse started by the Moffitt Cancer Center and Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center now has nine members.
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
This story has been updated from a version published Aug. 15 to reflect the fact that Iverson Genetics has not yet selected a testing partner for the WARFARIN trial.
Morehouse School of Medicine will use the NIH funding and work with several partners to start a minority database focused first on hypertension and personalized medicine.
The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.
The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.
Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.
In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.