NIMH HudsonAlpha Wins $2M Grant to Study Transcription Factors in Psychiatric Disease The researchers will study brain samples from individuals with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and major depressive disorder. NIH Awards $18.9M to Fund Clinical Genomics Consortium The consortium aims to advance the use of genomics in the clinic, with a particular focus on diverse and underserved patient populations. NIMH to Fund Research Advancing PsychENCODE Consortium PsychENCODE was established to discover non-coding functional genomic elements in the brain and elucidate their role in psychiatric disorders. NIMH Sets Aside $3M to Fund Molecular Profiling of Brains in Psychiatric Disease The agency will fund studies of the molecular profiles of multiple brain regions and cell types to better understand the mechanisms of psychiatric diseases. Integrative Network Approach Used to Profile Drug Response in Bipolar Disorder Premium The proof-of-principle application suggests networks of microRNA, RNA, and other 'omics data can untangle drug response and more. Dec 30, 2014 NIH Awards $8M in Grants for Single Cell Analysis Program Sep 11, 2014 NIMH to Fund Studies of How Gut Microbiome Affects Brain Development, Function Aug 5, 2014 NIMH to Fund Studies of Molecular and Cellular Basis of Complex Brain Disorders Apr 28, 2014 NIH to Fund New Centers of Excellence in Genomic Sciences Apr 2, 2014 Studies Reveal Expression, Connection Patterns in Mammalian Brain Jan 17, 2014 NIMH to Fund New Browser for Brain Atlas RNA-Seq Data Oct 2, 2013 Emory to Lead Genome Sequencing Effort for Psychiatric Disorders Research Project Jun 27, 2013 Rutgers-based Biorepository Wins $45M in NIMH Funding Jun 7, 2013 NIMH to Award up to $16M for Mental Disorder Genome Collaborations Mar 11, 2013 NIMH to Provide $4M for PsychENCODE Project Aug 7, 2012 NIMH to Fund Neurological Disorder-related Microdeletion Studies May 31, 2012 NIMH to Fund Center for Genomic Studies of Mental Disorders Apr 10, 2012 Consortium Created for Large-scale Genomic Analysis of Neuropsychiatric Disorders Oct 6, 2011 U. of Chicago to Start Mental Disorder Data Center Sep 1, 2011 HudsonAlpha to Lead $7.8M Bipolar Disorder Sequencing Study Aug 20, 2010 NIH to Fund Neurobiological Assay Research Aug 3, 2010 UCSD to Lead $10M Schizophrenia Studies Jul 13, 2010 NIMH Seeks Epigenomic Basis of Mental Disorders Sep 28, 2009 NIH Grants $45M for Genome Science Centers Sep 17, 2009 NIMH Offering $6M Next Year for Depression Biomarkers Load More Breaking News UK Biobank Study Investigates Incomplete Penetrance of Mendelian Disease Variants MDxHealth Q3 Revenues Grow 23 Percent BioMérieux Q3 Revenues Increase 11 Percent, Firm Raises 2021 Guidance Germline Cancer Risk Genes May Hold Rhabdomyosarcoma Survival Clues, Study Suggests Danaher Q3 Revenues Rise 23 Percent, Beat Wall Street Estimates Horse Genetics Study Reveals Origins of Domestication, Use in Human Culture The Scan Guidelines for Ancient DNA Work More than two dozen researchers have developed new ethical guidelines for conducting ancient DNA research, which they present in Nature. And Cleared A UK regulator has cleared former UK Prime Minister David Cameron in concerns he should have registered as a consultant-lobbyist for his work with Illumina, according to the Financial Times. Suit Over Allegations The Boston Globe reports that David Sabatini, who was placed on leave from MIT after allegations of sexual harassment, is suing his accuser, the Whitehead Institute, and the institute's director. Nature Papers on Esophageal Cancer, Origin of Modern Horses, Exome Sequencing of UK Biobank Participants In Nature this week: genetic and environmental influences of esophageal cancer, domestic horse origin traced to Western Eurasian steppes, and more.