NIGMS Coriell Institute Awarded $9.2M to Continue Operating NIGMS Biobank The NIGMS repository holds and distributes over 11,700 unique cell lines, as well as more than 6,300 DNA samples, representing over 1,000 heritable diseases. Jackson Laboratory Team Wins $2.1M NIH Grant to Develop RNA Analysis Tech The research team is developing a computational system for studying the relationship between RNA structure and function. Circulomics Wins $1.5M Phase II SBIR Grant for DNA/RNA Extraction Tech The firm will use the award to develop silica nanomaterial for use with many sample types, including blood, cultured cells, and pathogens. Northwestern's Kelleher Awarded $7.5M Grant to Advance Top-Down Proteomics Premium The effort, dubbed the National Resource for Translational and Developmental Proteomics, aims to improve on the technology and train others in its use. NIH Awards $14M to Stanford, St. Jude's Researchers to Examine Genetics of Drug Response The funds will be used to expand the PharmGKB database and support the activities of the Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium. Jul 10, 2015 NIH Grants $12.8M to Vanderbilt for Pharmacogenomics May 8, 2015 MUSC Wins NIH Grant to Support Proteogenomics, Bioinformatics Core Aug 12, 2014 NIGMS Considering Renewal Grants as It Evaluates Systems Biology Centers Program May 12, 2014 NIGMS to Provide $2.4M for New Pharmacogenomics Knowledge Base Apr 22, 2014 NIGMS to Fund Enabling Resources for PGx Research Apr 21, 2014 Advaita Bioinformatics Awarded $1.8M for Disease Subtype ID Tech Mar 6, 2014 NIGMS to Fund Development of Genomic, Synthetic Biology Methods for Discovering Natural Products Jan 28, 2014 NIGMS to Fund Network of PGx, Genomics-based Drug Prediction Science Centers Sep 25, 2013 NIGMS to 'Transition' Protein Structure Initiative's Format after 2015 Sep 12, 2013 Advaita Funded by NIGMS to Develop NGS Data Analysis Software Sep 11, 2013 NIGMS to Award $10M for Systems Biology Centers Aug 23, 2013 Emory Wins $5.5M to Launch Functional Glycomics Center Jul 5, 2013 People In The News: Jul 5, 2013 Mar 5, 2013 NIGMS to Fund Studies Applying New Tools to Understanding Macromolecular Interactions Mar 1, 2013 NIGMS to Fund Efforts to Use Genomic Data to Enhance Natural Products Discovery Jan 17, 2013 Research Exposes Vulnerabilities in Security of Public Genomic Databases Dec 6, 2012 NIGMS to Fund New Ways to Determine Functional Relevance of Human Variants Oct 24, 2012 NIGMS Gives $2.7M to Scripps Research Institute for Nuclear Receptor Study Oct 12, 2012 UC Irvine Gets $11.5M Grant for Systems Bio Center Oct 9, 2012 NIH Provides $21M Grant for HIV Research Led By U of Michigan Load More Breaking News At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization for Northeastern University SARS-CoV-2 Test FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants Geisinger Wins $5M NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Genetic Diagnostic Tool Second Genome, Virginia Commonwealth University Partner on NASH Biomarker Discovery The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.