Queensland Institute of Medical Research University of Queensland Awarded A$25M Grant for Genomics Research The funding will support the creation of a genomics research consortium of Australian academic and government research organizations. Box Jellyfish Transcriptome, Venom Proteome Reveal Sting Mechanics, Could Inform New Treatments Premium The effort has provided a comprehensive view of the toxin proteins involved in the sting of these dangerous jellyfish, which is now being used to identify targets for inhibitory drugs. Sequencing Data-based Analysis Firm Nextcode Health Launches; Raises $15M in Series A Financing NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Nextcode Health officially launched today, saying it has licensed technology developed by Decode Genetics that it will use to accelerate the diagnosis of cancer through sequencing-based data. Melanoma Exome Sequencing Studies Find Recurrent Somatic Mutations in Kinase Family Australia's NHMRC Provides Support for Genomics Programs By Matt Jones Jul 18, 2011 Australia Launches Two Genomics Institutes Mar 9, 2011 Australia Grants Fund 'Omics for Complex Diseases Breaking News Evercore ISI Downgrades PerkinElmer Shares to In Line People in the News at Genomill, Oxford Nanopore, Myriad Genetics, More Single-Cell Analysis of Colorectal Cancer Uncovers Two Epithelial-Cell Based Subtypes New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, Beckman Coulter, Oncologica, More In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, Invitae, Grail, Mainz Biomed, Molzym, More The Scan Pig Organ Transplants Considered The Wall Street Journal reports that the US Food and Drug Administration may soon allow clinical trials that involve transplanting pig organs into humans. 'Poo-Bank' Proposal Harvard Medical School researchers suggest people should bank stool samples when they are young to transplant when they later develop age-related diseases. Spurred to Develop Again New Scientist reports that researchers may have uncovered why about 60 percent of in vitro fertilization embryos stop developing. Science Papers Examine Breast Milk Cell Populations, Cerebral Cortex Cellular Diversity, Micronesia Population History In Science this week: unique cell populations found within breast milk, 100 transcriptionally distinct cell populations uncovered in the cerebral cortex, and more.