Wellcome Trust $60M Wellcome Leap R3 Program to Support Network of RNA-Based Biofoundries Premium The program is expected to aid increased investments in RNA-based products, which the organizers maintain are currently limited by manufacturing constraints. Genome Research Papers on Meningococcal Recombination, Psoriasis Variants in China, More In Genome Research this week: analysis of Neisseria meningitidis recombination, protein-truncating variants affecting psoriasis, and more. Rockefeller Foundation Funds Global Pathogen Sequencing With $20M, Forms Collaborations The funding and alliances mark the first step in the foundation's establishment of a pandemic prevention institute, which will collaborate with similar efforts elsewhere. Wellcome Leap Launches $55M Program to Develop Disease-Specific Tissue Profiling Platforms The US nonprofit founded by the UK's Wellcome Trust will fund collaborative research projects to build multiscale and multimodal "tissue time machines." Science Presents Atlases of Fetal Gene Expression, Chromatin Accessibility; Antibody Study Suggest Wide SARS-CoV-2 Exposure in Kenya; More In Science this week: single-cell atlases of human fetal gene expression, chromatin accessibility; SARS-CoV-2 antibody prevalence in Kenya; more. Mar 23, 2020 UK COVID-19 Sequencing Consortium Launches With £20M in Government, Wellcome Trust Funding Sep 27, 2019 Study Investigates Trust in Genomic Data Sharing Initiatives to Inform Future Efforts Premium Sep 11, 2019 UK Biobank Whole-Genome Sequencing Project Obtains £200M from Pharma, Government, Philanthropy Aug 15, 2019 Jalview Sequence Alignment, Visualization Software Gets New Funding Premium Apr 10, 2019 Genome-Scale CRISPR Screening Helps Identify New Cancer Drug Targets Nov 27, 2018 Systematic CRISPR-Cas9 Analysis Leads to Development of Gene Editing Prediction Tool Nov 8, 2018 Some Developmental Disorders Caused by Recessive Coding Variants Nov 5, 2018 Parasitic Worm Adaptations, Gene Targets Uncovered by Comparative Genomics Nov 1, 2018 Wellcome Sanger Institute, Collaborators Launch Project to Sequence 66K Species Jul 16, 2018 CRISPR Genome Editing May Cause More Complex Rearrangements, Deletions Than Previously Thought May 14, 2018 Genetic Variants Can Highlight Possible Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease Apr 30, 2018 PredictImmune Receives £4.3M From Wellcome Trust for Crohn's Biomarker Study Apr 23, 2018 UK Effort to Sequence 3K Bacterial Genomes Nears Goal Nov 29, 2017 Mosquito Genomes Reveal High Diversity, Movement of Insecticide Resistance Genes Oct 19, 2017 Evolutionary Analysis Reveals Number, Nature of Mutations Under Positive Selection in Cancer Sep 13, 2017 Breast Cancer Mutation Signatures Suggest Mismatch Repair Subset Aug 17, 2017 As Brexit Negotiations Unfold, UK Researchers and Institutions Remain Worried About Coming Changes Premium Jul 21, 2017 Researchers Find MRSA Genesis Occurred Years Before Clinical Introduction of Methicillin Jul 21, 2017 Sanger Institute Wins Grant for Antibiotic Resistance Surveillance Jul 13, 2017 Malaria Parasite Genome Study Reveals Potential Drug Targets Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.