Simon Fraser University Genome BC Announces C$10M to Study Clinical Genomics Implementation The funding, part of a larger initiative by Genome Canada, will support two studies in British Columbia that will evaluate genomics in healthcare. International Coalition Building Virtual Cohort of 1.4M Patients Premium The Common Infrastructure for National Cohorts in Europe, Canada, and Africa (CINECA) project looks to harmonize ontologies and create an interoperability platform for global genomics research. Atlantic Salmon Genome Offers Look at Rediploidization An international team explored the evolutionary history of salmonid fish using a new, high-quality genome sequence for the Atlantic salmon. Genome BC, Canada Fund New Proof-of-Concept Genomics Grants NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genome British Columbia and the Canadian government have funded four new research projects seeking to develop genomics-related technologies for a range of applications. BC Launches Metagenomics-Based Water Testing Study By Matt Jones Dec 6, 2011 Canada Directing $4.3M to Forest Pathogen Research May 24, 2011 IP Roundup: May 24, 2011 Premium Jun 11, 2010 Kinexus Says New Algorithm Enables Mapping of Human Protein Kinase Activity Premium Breaking News New Method Generates High-Resolution Transcriptome-Wide Spatial Gene Expression Maps GE Healthcare, University of Cambridge Team on AI-Based Precision Oncology Qiagen Sued for Allegedly Infringing Patent With Wi-Fi-Connected Instrument Oppenheimer, BTIG Initiate Coverage of MDxHealth at Outperform, Buy Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: Invitae, Beckman Coulter, Ancient DNA, and More Radiomics, OncoDNA Partner to ID Lung Cancer Biomarkers The Scan Omicron's Emergence The World Health Organization has called Omicron a SARS-CoV-2 "variant of concern," the Los Angeles Times writes. Not as Much Merck's pill to treat COVID-19 reduces the risk of hospitalization and death among COVID-19 patients by less than previously reported, the New York Times says. Bats That Hang Together Discover magazine writes that researchers have found a social microbiome among vampire bats. PLOS Papers on CEWAS, Simian Varicella Virus Transcriptome, Dermatomyositis Markers In PLOS this week: multi-omic approach to home in on genetic risk variants, transcriptomic analysis of the simian varicella virus, and more.