Rady Children's Hospital Fabric Genomics Algorithm Validated for Rare Disease Diagnosis in Two New Studies Premium The firm worked with Genomics England and Rady Children's Institute to collect data about the efficacy of its AI-based genetic test software. Rady Children's Team Presents Genomic Medicine Management Tool at ASHG The Genome-to-Treatment (GTRx) resource aims to provide front-line clinicians with information needed to manage and treat rare genetic conditions in infants and children. Takeda Pharmaceutical, Rady Children's Partner on Rare Genetic Disease Drug Development The partners will use data derived from whole-genome sequencing to discover and develop treatments for rare child-onset genetic diseases. Pacific Biosciences, Rady Children's Collaborate on Study of WGS-Based Rare Disease Dx The study, already underway, will use PacBio's HiFi long-read sequencing in cases of rare disease where other sequencing approaches did not provide a diagnosis. Parents, Physicians View Genome Sequencing as Useful for Managing Care of Seriously Ill Infants NSIGHT2 researchers surveyed the parents and doctors of sick babies to see how useful they found positive and negative findings from genome sequencing tests. Jun 18, 2020 State-Funded Rapid WGS Pilot Improves Outcomes, Saves Costs in Critically Ill California Newborns Premium Jun 16, 2020 San Diego Institutes Launch Coronavirus Testing, Research Initiative Mar 9, 2020 Blue Shield of California to Cover Rady Children's Rapid Whole-Genome Sequencing Test Sep 26, 2019 NSIGHT2 Trial Finds Whole-Genome Sequencing Has High Analytical Performance Aug 2, 2019 Legislators Introduce Bill to Increase Whole-Genome Sequencing Access for Pediatric Illnesses Apr 24, 2019 Rady Team Automates Rapid Pediatric Sequence Interpretation for Rare Disease Dx Nov 9, 2018 National Cancer Institute Awards $4M to Brain Tumor Sequencing Projects Oct 3, 2018 IDbyDNA, Rady Children's Partner for ID of Pediatric CNS Infections Sep 26, 2018 State of California Funds $2M Whole-Genome Sequencing Pilot for Sick Newborns at Rady Children's Aug 16, 2018 Tufts Medical Center, Collaborators Win $8M NIH Grant to Study NGS in Newborns Jul 9, 2018 Sequencing has Greater Diagnostic, Clinical Utility Than Microarrays for Pediatric Genetic Disease Apr 30, 2018 Scripps Translational Science Institute Awarded $34M in NIH Funding Apr 17, 2018 Nicklaus Children's to Implement Rady WGS to Diagnose Sick Kids Apr 13, 2018 Clinically Validated NGS Assays Miss Challenging But Important Variants, Study Finds Apr 5, 2018 Rady Team Demos Improved Outcomes, Cost Savings of Rapid Whole Genome Sequencing in NICU Oct 19, 2017 Whole-Genome Sequencing Can Yield Diagnoses for NICU Cases Oct 19, 2017 Fabric Genomics Announces Multiple Pediatric Medicine Initiatives; Edico Genome Partnership May 16, 2017 Rady Children's Institute, Alexion Pharmaceuticals Form Precision Medicine Partnership Nov 10, 2016 Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine Prepares to Expand Clinical Genome Sequencing Premium Oct 19, 2016 Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine Plans to Use Omicia Sequencing Data System Load More Breaking News Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Exome Sequencing Study Suggests More Disease Genes to be Found People in the News: New Appointments at Helix, Pacific Biosciences, SomaLogic, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Amoy Diagnostics, Akoya Biosciences, Congenica, Lucence In Brief This Week: BGI, Gencove, Cepheid, Biocartis, Biognosys, Co-Diagnostics, More Florida Lab Owner Pleads Guilty to $6.9M COVID-19 False Billing Scheme Pacific Biosciences Outlines Progress on Short-Read Sequencing at JPM, Partners With Canexia Health The Scan Close Panel Vote on Califf Nomination The New York Times reports there was a close committee vote to advance the nomination of Robert Califf to lead the US Food and Drug Administration to the full Senate. Task Force Reports on Scientific Integrity Nature News writes that that a new task force report recommends that the US establish a cross-agency scientific integrity council. Across the Hall Genetic testing, closed-circuit cameras, and more show how a traveler, without any contact, infected others at a New Zealand quarantine facility, CNN reports. Science Paper Examines Influence of Chromatin Modifications on Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder In Science this week: genes regulating chromatin modification may contribute to OCD risk.