University of New Mexico Pandemic Push for Grad Student Unions Science reports that the pandemic has ramped up efforts to unionize among many graduate students. Personalis to Provide Immunogenomic Profiling for University of New Mexico Ovarian Cancer Study The company will test samples from women treated with an investigational combination of AstraZeneca's PARP inhibitor olaparib and immunotherapy tremelimumab. TGen, University of New Mexico Win $2.8M NIH Grant to Study Diabetic Blindness The institutes will lead a consortium of researchers investigating the molecular underpinnings of diabetic retinopathy, a key cause of blindness. TriCore Considering Broader Launch of 16S Metagenomic Assay for Bacterial Dx Premium The firm's assay is designed to detect the relative abundance of bacteria species in a patient's sample, allowing doctors to improve long-term inpatient care decisions. University of New Mexico Spinout Aims to Develop Nanopore Sequencing Technology Premium Armonica Technologies is looking to develop a nanochannel-based sequencing device that uses optical detection. Jul 9, 2015 St. Jude, Collaborators Awarded $15M NIH Grant to Support Leukemia Genomic Research Premium Oct 8, 2013 Life Tech Certifies 11 Additional Labs to Provide Ion Proton Exome Sequencing Services Sep 26, 2012 UNM to Scale Cancer Sequencing from Panels on PGM to Exomes on Proton Premium Mar 25, 2009 Study IDs Cervical Cancer-Associated HPV Genotypes in New Mexico 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.