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The partners will integrate genomic analyses and de-identified clinical data into Goldfinch's genomic registry of kidney disease patients.

Bioinformatics and genomic medicine stand to have outsize influence in the the new, university-wide Vanderbilt Data Science Visions Working Group.

Josus Denny

The head of the data center for the Precision Medicine Initiative's All of Us program discusses plans to manage records on 1 million people from dozens of sites.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: a protective gene in C. elegans, and combining EHRs with genetic data to ID HLA-associated variants

An international team of researchers has mapped new associations between HLA mutations and specific diseases, and made their data freely accessible.

Illumina's partnership with the Human Vaccines Project and Vanderbilt looks to crunch data sets billions of times larger than human genome.

Sync for Genes seeks to leverage HL7 FHIR infrastructure to communicate information from clinical genomic labs in a format for universal use across medicine.

The New York Times speaks with Vanderbilt's John Anthony Capra about Neanderthal genes in modern humans.

In recently published work, the researchers combined RNA-seq, proteomics, and metabolomics to study mechanisms of action of the chemotherapeutic cisplatin.

Vanderbilt University researchers have shown that L-DNA is a reliable indicator of PCR primer binding, melting, and annealing, eliminating need for temperature monitoring.

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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.