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The partners will integrate genomic analyses and de-identified clinical data into Goldfinch's genomic registry of kidney disease patients.

Exome sequences for thousands of people revealed rare, inherited mutations and de novo mutations in a significant subset of congenital heart disease cases. 

With exome and/or RNA sequences for dozens of insulinomas, researchers saw epigenetic, development, and other pathways prompting insulin-producing cell expansion.

The consortium aims to advance the use of genomics in the clinic, with a particular  focus on diverse and underserved patient populations.

Among the initial crop of products there may not be a killer app yet, but these first offerings will enable Helix and partners to begin to understand their customer base.

A former research assistant professor has been found guilty of attempted second-degree murder, Retraction Watch reports.

Eric Schadt will serve as CEO of Sema4 and aims to move the company from genomic testing to an individualized and predictive health information firm. 

Researchers described a vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus infection transmitted from a liver donor to recipient, ruling out hospital-acquired infection with genomics.

The algorithm identifies proteins in blood samples taken after bone marrow transplants that predict patients at risk for severe graft-versus-host disease.

The partners have opened a new biorepository that will engage with clinical researchers and foster future personalized medicine efforts in the German capital.

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Labs in the US and South Korea are hoping to bring the woolly mammoth back from beyond extinction, Newsweek writes.

Geneticist Adam Rutherford speaks with National Geographic about paleogenetics, race, and more.

Researchers link genetic links between education and smoking and longevity.

In PNAS this week: influence of gene environment interactions on polygenic traits, epigenetic features affecting fruit fly foraging, and more.