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With clinical sequencing data for almost 400 appendiceal cancer cases, researchers identified somatic differences in individuals diagnosed with the disease before the age of 50.

The firm is also pursuing advances in its manufacturing and ordering processes that it says will help it scale to $500 million in annual revenues.

A survey analysis finds men in same-sex relationships are 12 percent less likely to have a college degree in a STEM field.

In PLOS this week: method that combines genetic and lab test results from EHRs, leptospirosis microtranscriptome profiles, and more.

Jackson Laboratory researchers will lead an interdisciplinary team of experts to study the employee health benefits of workplace genetic testing.

A study of families explores how children transmit SARS-CoV-2, according to the Associated Press.

Genuity, formerly known as WuXi NextCode, will sequence, analyze, and harmonize samples from Vanderbilt's biobank to inform biomarker and drug discovery.

Two companies offering droplet-based single-cell RNA sequencing sample prep, 10x Genomics and 1Cellbio, have launched dual-indexed library preparation products.

Ancestral alleles "reintroduced" by Neanderthal admixture are prone to functional in the human genome, based on an analysis of East Asian, South Asian, and European sequences.

In the next round of the eMERGE program, NIH is supporting development of methodologies for integrating genotypic and phenotypic risk scoring into clinical care. 

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Politico reports that the NYPD DNA database has grown since it announced it would be removing profiles from it.

Forbes reports that a structural biology lab at Oxford University studying the coronavirus was hacked.

Science reports that a Dutch research funding agency is combating a ransomware attack.

In Science this week: set of 64 haplotype assemblies from 32 individuals, and more.