Seoul National University Ancient DNA Study in Northern China Links Population Migrations, Agriculture Shifts Ancestry patterns appeared to shift in parts of northern China during the Neolithic and Bronze Age as populations transitioned to farming-focused and pastoralist subsistence strategies. Syapse, Seoul National University Hospital Renew Precision Oncology Partnership The company has signed a new, multiyear agreement with the Korean health system to build a data sharing network to support precision cancer care in East Asia. Syapse Expands Into Asia With Korean Hospital Deal Precision cancer company Syapse is teaming with Seoul National University Hospital and Asian AWS partner Megazone Heart Disease Risk Alleles Reported In 17th Century Korean Mummy A female mummy showing anatomical signs of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease was found to carry risky versions of seven heart disease-related SNPs. Thyroid Cancer Susceptibility Loci Identified In Korean Population Using a combination of genome-wide association and expression quantitative trait loci approaches, investigators uncovered shared and population-specific thyroid cancer risk loci. Oct 5, 2016 Korean Genome Assembly Highlights Importance of Population-Specific References Premium Jul 1, 2016 CRISPR/Cpf1 Gene Editing Platform Is Efficient and Highly Specific, Studies Suggest Premium Mar 1, 2016 Genome Sequences Suggest Diminishing Virulence During Korean MERS Outbreak Oct 14, 2015 Celemics Opens US Subsidiary to Sell NGS Target Capture Kits Premium Sep 19, 2014 Macrogen to Sequence 80 Genomes for Urugenomes Project Aug 5, 2014 DNA Link's AccuID Forensics SNP Microarray Used to Identify Remains from 1948 Korean Uprising Premium Jan 23, 2014 Genomics in the Journals: Jan 23, 2014 Dec 19, 2012 Pfizer, Collaborators Developing NanoString ALK Test as Lower-Cost Alternative to FISH, IHC Premium Sep 20, 2011 New Products: Sep 20, 2011 Premium Nov 24, 2010 Korea-Led Team Sequences Wild Soybean Genome Jun 16, 2010 IP Update: Recent Patents Related to PCR, Nucleic Acid Amplification, and Sample Prep: Jun 16, 2010 Premium Apr 6, 2010 Research Teams Catalog and Characterize CNVs Jul 8, 2009 Researchers Combine Sequencing, CGH Arrays to Analyze and Annotate a Korean Genome Breaking News FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants Geisinger Wins $5M NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Genetic Diagnostic Tool Second Genome, Virginia Commonwealth University Partner on NASH Biomarker Discovery LGC Receives CE Mark for AccuPlex SARS-CoV-2, Flu A/B, RSV Reference Material Kit Esophageal Cancer Testing Firm Lucid Diagnostics Files For IPO Twist Bioscience, DeepCDR Collaborate on Antibody Library Design The Scan Booster for At-Risk The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for people over 65 or at increased risk. Preprints OK to Mention Again Nature News reports the Australian Research Council has changed its new policy and now allows preprints to be cited in grant applications. Hundreds of Millions More to Share The US plans to purchase and donate 500 million additional SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses, according to the Washington Post. Nature Papers Examine Molecular Program Differences Influencing Neural Cells, Population History of Polynesia In Nature this week: changes in molecular program during embryonic development leads to different neural cell types, and more.