News on research grants, RFPs, government funding trends in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.
The center is responsible for developing and maintaining the technical platforms by which people participate in and engage with the program.
The funding comes about three years after Amgen provided the school with $1.5 million for a master's degree program in human genetics and genetic counseling.
The grants were awarded through the organization's Diagnostic Accelerator, a partnership between the charity and various philanthropic partners.
The Dutch companies will use sequencing- and machine learning-based methods to quantify genomic instability-causing mutations in blood cells.
Geisinger researchers will work with collaborators at the nonprofit FH Foundation to develop new methods for the identification and cascade testing of FH.
GenomeWeb reports that Veritas Genetics is suspending its US operations.
A Brazilian-led team of researchers reports it has generated a sugarcane genome assembly that encompasses more than 99 percent of its genome.
Certain plasma proteins could be used to gauge a person's age and whether they are aging well, according to HealthDay News.
In Science this week: approach to measure microRNA targeting efficiency, strategy to conduct high-throughput chemical screens at single-cell resolution, and more.