University of Buffalo Roswell Park, Catholic Health, University of Buffalo Partner on Coronavirus Sequencing Study The study, which is being supported by Thermo Fisher Scientific, aims to identify genetic biomarkers that can predict patients likely to develop severe disease. Circuit Clinical, University of Buffalo Partner on Biorepository Data Sharing Circuit Clinical will collect, store, and process blood, tissue, and bodily fluids through the UB biorepository for genomic sequencing and microbiome studies. Pitcher Plant Genomes Indicate Convergent Evolution An international coalition sequenced the full genome of an Australian pitcher plant and compared it to both carnivorous and non-carnivorous plants. University at Buffalo Launches Genomic Storage and Querying Technology to Make Sense of Big Data Premium BIG offers free use of the warehouse to internal researchers and is reaching out to local companies in the Buffalo area working in genomics and other areas. Genome of Parental Coffee Plant Points to Parallel Caffeine Evolution Events NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In a study appearing online today in Science, an international team led by investigators in the US and France described efforts to establish and start analyzing the coffee genome Jul 18, 2014 NY Development Agency Greenlights $105M for Upstate, NYGC Genomic Data Network Jun 11, 2014 University of Buffalo Wins $4M for Study of Oral Microbiome, Periodontal Disease Apr 1, 2014 NY State Legislature Approves $105M for Genomic Medicine Program Jan 9, 2014 New York Pumps $105M into NY Genome Center, Univ. of Buffalo Genomic Medicine Partnership Nov 7, 2013 NSF Pumps $25M into U of Buffalo-led X-ray Laser, Bioimaging Center Jun 19, 2013 Life Tech Adds to Clinical NGS Partnerships With University of Buffalo, Empire Genomics Deal Premium Jun 5, 2013 New Next-gen Sequencing Facilities in New York May 15, 2013 Compact Carnivorous Plant Genome Points to Complexity with Little Non-coding DNA Feb 1, 2013 Roswell Park Launches New Center for Personalized Medicine Jul 8, 2011 University of Buffalo Wins Grant to Expand Bioinformatics Staff Sep 23, 2010 U of Buffalo Awarded DoD Funding for MS Gene-Interaction Studies 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.