Sanford-Burnham New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Sanford Burnham Prebys, 10x Genomics, Bio-Rad, More Alzheimer's Disease Gene Undergoes Somatic Recombination in Neurons Distinct alterations of the APP gene in Alzheimer's patients appear to depend on reverse transcriptase, suggesting HIV antiretroviral drugs as a potential new treatment. Single-Cell Analysis Uncovers Thousands of CNVs That Arise During Development Using a new machine-learning approach, researchers from the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute analyzed brain cells obtained from mice during neurogenesis. Sanford Burnham Researchers ID More Than 100 Genetic Regions Affecting Immune Response to Cancer Premium The researchers identified 122 potential immune response drivers that could serve as targets for drug research efforts. Sanford-Burnham Receives $100M Donation, Changes Name The money was provided by real estate developer and philanthropist Conrad Prebys and will be used to accelerate the delivery of new treatments to improve human health. May 28, 2015 Takeda Partners with Sanford-Burnham on Heart Failure Research Oct 15, 2014 Researchers Explore Using Long Non-coding RNAs as Non-invasive Marker for Prostate Cancer Testing Premium May 12, 2014 Broad Institute Lays off 27 Amid Ending of NIH Program, Shift in Therapeutics Development Focus Mar 13, 2014 Genomics in the Journals: 2014.03.13 Nov 12, 2013 USAF Funds Sanford-Burnham Chemical Screening Initiative Aug 13, 2013 Sanford-Burnham, Pfizer Team in Hunt for Insulin Resistance Targets May 22, 2013 Congenital Glycosylation Disorder Study Finds Mosaicism Confounds Diagnosis by Exome Sequencing Premium Jan 3, 2013 Sanford-Burnham, Intrexon Strike iPSC Collaboration May 3, 2012 TGen Heads NIH-funded $4.5M Brain Tumor Project Feb 24, 2012 People In The News: Feb 24, 2012 Feb 8, 2012 Sanford-Burnham, Moffitt, Florida Hospital Launch Personalized Medicine Program Dec 28, 2010 Sanford-Burnham, Takeda, Florida Hospital Partner on Obesity Biomarker Discovery Nov 16, 2010 Trustee Pledges $1M to Sanford-Burnham toward Commercialization Efforts Sep 24, 2010 UCSD Wins $10M NIH Hypoxia Research Grant Sep 6, 2010 Research Institutes Assess Impact of Coming End of ARRA Funding Aug 17, 2010 Salk, Sanford-Burnham Lead $21M HIV Effort May 6, 2010 Sanford-Burnham Faculty Members Win $3.5M in NIH Funding for Heart Failure, Obesity Studies May 3, 2010 California Stem-Cell Agency Awards $6M to Duke Researcher for Move to Sanford-Burnham Apr 13, 2010 Sanford-Burnham Promotes Vuori to President as Reed Focuses More on Externals Feb 19, 2010 Recession's Effect on Institutes Noted in FY 2008 AUTM Survey Breaking News Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More DiaSorin Q2 Revenues Rise 20 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand Cepheid Gets $28M From BARDA for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.