University College London CRISPR and mRNA Together Time magazine reports on the use of mRNA to deliver CRISPR machinery. Right in the Body NPR reports that researchers have used a CRISPR-based approach to treat a small number of people with transthyretin amyloidosis. Saga Diagnostics, University College London Cancer Institute Widen Cancer Collaboration Saga will use its digital PCR-based SagaSafe assays to analyze hundreds of clinical tissue samples from the TRACERx and PEACE studies. Sneaks Past the System at First The New York Times writes that a new study gives insight into how the Alpha variant of SARS-CoV-2 may be more transmissible. PLOS Papers on Retina GWAS, Hantaan Virus, COVID-19 Phenome-Wide Association Study In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of retinal morphology, analysis of hantaan virus found in a mouse, and more. Jul 17, 2020 BRCA1/2 Population Screening Predicted to be Cost-Effective in Countries With Different Income Levels May 26, 2020 AstraZeneca, ArcherDx Partner on Minimal Residual Disease Monitoring for Lung Cancer Drug Trials Apr 30, 2020 New TraceRx Data Adds Evidence for Adjuvant Liquid Biopsy Minimal Residual Disease Testing Premium Mar 30, 2020 Refractive Error GWAS Leads To More Than 300 New Loci Jan 9, 2020 Heart Failure GWAS Leads to Risk Loci, Causal Clues Dec 5, 2019 Childhood Kidney Cancer Arises From Altered Normal Tissue, Sequencing Study Finds Oct 31, 2019 New Early Cancer Detection Alliance to Trial Bevy of New Technologies and Tests Premium Oct 7, 2019 Lung Cancer Studies From TRACERx Consortium Explore How Tumor Cells Evolve Sep 27, 2019 Hearing Loss GWAS of UK Biobank Samples Implicates More Than 40 Loci Sep 18, 2019 Babies Born by C-Section More Likely to Carry Opportunistic Pathogens in Gut Microbiome Apr 2, 2019 Klebsiella Sequencing Study Reveals Resistance, Transmission Events During Chinese Hospital Outbreak Mar 28, 2019 ArcherDx, University College London, Crick Institute Partner on Lung Cancer Recurrence Research Mar 20, 2019 TRACERx Study Characterizes Immune Relationship to Lung Tumor Evolution Jan 23, 2019 Genomic Differences in Pre-Invasive Lung Cancer Lesions May Predict Outcome Jan 22, 2019 GWAS of Latin Americans Uncovers Novel Skin Pigmentation Loci Nov 30, 2018 Liquid Biopsy Test to Guide Prostate Cancer Treatment Being Developed With £5M Award Premium Nov 20, 2018 BMI-Related Variants in Children May Influence Parental Feeding Patterns Oct 22, 2018 UCL, Congenica, UK Epilepsy Society to Examine Genetic Risk Factors for Sudden Epileptic Death Jul 26, 2018 UCL Team Develops Clinical Pediatric Whole-Genome Sequencing Workflow for NHS Setting Mar 29, 2018 SIDS Exomes Reveal Disruptive Mutations in Skeletal Respiratory Muscle Contributor Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.