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This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: similar variants seen in bullbogs, people with Robinow syndrome; ApoE genotypes in African-American, Puerto Rican populations; and more.

Investigators from the school will use the funding to continue a research program applying genomics to hearing loss screening and treatment.

New trial data presented at ASCO highlights the utility of checkpoint inhibitors, alone or with chemotherapy, across PD-L1 expression groups.

A panel at the Biology of Genomes meeting discussed the ethical, legal, and social ramifications of germline gene editing.

US researchers conducted a genome-wide association study of sexual orientation among men, but found only tentative links.

The HPOs will receive $13.8 million to enroll people interested in the All of Us program, gather participant health information, and help retain participants.

Through the deal, Sylvester will have access to Syapse's precision medicine platform for cancer care.

The company's platform offers space and computational tools for exploring, sharing, and storing genomic data in the context of genetic disorders.

Under the partnership, the University of Miami will provide samples and Berg will analyze them using its Interrogative Biology platform.

WASHINGTON, DC (GenomeWeb) – By taking a community-based approach, researchers were able to boost the number of minorities who are typically underrepresented in genomic research in their studies, as they discussed during a session at the Why We Can't Wait: Conference to Eliminate Health Dispariti

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Customers might want to consider what they might learn about their risk of diseases like Alzheimer's before snagging the genetic testing kits that are on many gift guides this year, NJ.com writes.

The Wall Street Journal reports there is uncertainty surrounding whether He Jiankui's embryo editing did what he said it did.

Stat News reports that the pause on procuring fetal tissue for intramural US National Institutes of Health research will soon affect additional labs there.

In Nature this week: genomic analysis of the invasive fall webworm, amp of constrained coding regions within the human genome, and more.