Sage Bionetworks NIH, Partners Commit $74.9M to New Phase of Alzheimer's Program AMP AD 2.0 will look to bring precision medicine technologies to Alzheimer's biomarker and target discovery over the next five year. Sage Bionetworks Executive Urges Adoption of Standards to Create 'Open Science' At Bio-IT World, Sage Bionetworks' John Wilbanks called on the research community to adopt the OMOP and FHIR standards so data becomes more useful to other scientists. New Mouse Models for Late-Onset Alzheimer's Disease May Advance Biomarker, Drug Discovery Premium Researchers used CRISPR to engineer mice that have multiple genetic variants associated with late-onset AD to facilitate research into biomarkers and treatments. AACR Project GENIE Releases First Public Cancer Genomic Data, Shares Lessons Learned Premium The Genomics Evidence Neoplasia Information Exchange aims to provide insights through the analysis of data from tens if not hundreds of thousands of patient results. Cancer Research Institute, Parker Institute Launch Cancer Neoantigen Research Consortium The institutes are also collaborating with 30 research groups in academia and industry, and have tapped Sage Bionetworks to handle data analysis. Oct 17, 2016 White House Unveils New Initiatives to Advance Cancer Moonshot Aug 25, 2016 DREAM Challenge Models Suggest SNPs Won't Improve Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Response Prediction Premium Jul 14, 2016 DREAM Challenge Encourages Development of New Tools to Identify RNA Species in Cancer Cells Apr 11, 2016 Apparently Healthy Carriers of Mendelian Mutations Detected by Resilience Project Pilot Study Jun 6, 2014 DREAM and Sage Bionetwork Launch New Computational Challenges Premium May 9, 2014 Global Cancer Consortium to Launch Long-Term Cloud Resource to Host Data, Analysis Infrastructure Premium Nov 8, 2013 DREAM Challenge Seeks Ways to Identify Cancer-linked Mutations in Sequence Data Aug 28, 2013 Analysis Reveals Cholesterol-related Locus Linked to Statin Side Effect Jun 26, 2013 Sage Bionetworks Challenging Teams to Develop Predictor for Anti-TNF Therapy Response in Rheumatoid Arthritis Premium Jun 11, 2013 NIH, Sage, and Partners Launch Toxicogenomics Competition Apr 26, 2013 DREAM 8 Challenges Seek Informatics Solutions for Oncology, Other Areas Premium Apr 25, 2013 Molecular Network Points to Possible Treatment Targets for Alzheimer's Disease Feb 22, 2013 DREAM, Sage Bionetworks Partner on Open Computational Challenges Premium Dec 19, 2012 H3 Biomedicine, Sage Partner on Genomic Profiling Software Apr 10, 2012 Consortium Created for Large-scale Genomic Analysis of Neuropsychiatric Disorders May 25, 2011 New Genomic Data-Sharing Efforts Aim to Bridge Pharma's Revenue-Innovation Gap Premium Apr 8, 2011 Sage Bionetworks Forges Two Partnerships to Build Computational Models of Neurobiological Diseases Premium Mar 18, 2011 AstraZeneca, Sage Bionetworks Partner on Cancer Therapeutic Development Mar 18, 2011 Sage Bionetworks to Model Cancer Pathway Data for AstraZeneca Premium Nov 19, 2010 Sage Bionetworks, Ingenuity Agree to Share Pathway Data, Algorithms Premium Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.