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As PierianDx grows, two customers weighed in on their experiences with the core product, the Clinical Genomicist Workspace, and its NGS-related services.

The organizations in the consortium will identify, characterize, and catalog human biological molecules affected by physical activity in volunteer biosamples.

Metagenomic tools are shedding light on how microbes survive in and contribute to environments ranging from wetlands to natural oil seepage sites, according to presentations at this year's ABRF meeting.

In an assessment using standardized RNA samples, sequencing platforms showed both intra-platform reliability and inter-platform agreement, according to findings presented by an Association of Biomedical Resource Facilities working group at the organization's annual meeting last w

Sarkar, who is director of biomedical informatics at the University of Vermont's Center for Clinical and Translational Science, said biomedical informaticians should be involved wherever translational barriers need to be surmounted.

The subsidiary, MetaCytoLytics, will commercialize cancer therapies based on metabolic disruption technology developed at the University of Colorado and the University of Vermont by the same inventor.

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Robert Redfield is floated as the next director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Washington Post reports.

The New York Times writes that the National Institutes of Health's All of Us Research Program is "ambitious" and that some are concerned it might be overly so.

Representative Lamar Smith's criticism of the National Science Foundation has "changed the nature of the conversation," according to ScienceInsider.

In PLOS this week: non-coding RNA function in yeast, transcriptomic profiles of malaria parasites, and more.