US Patent No. 9,354,922

Metadata-driven workflows and integration with genomic data processing systems and techniques
Jun 02, 2016

IBM has been awarded US Patent No. 9,354,922, "Metadata-driven workflows and integration with genomic data processing systems and techniques."

This year's Breakthrough Prize winners include a pair that developed a therapy for spinal muscular atrophy.

The New York Times reports on how white supremacists misconstrue genetic research, concerning many geneticists.

Researchers find that people's genetics influence their success at university, but that it is not the only factor.

In Nature this week: approach to identify genetic variants that affect trait variability, application of read clouds to microbiome samples, and more.

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Sophia Genetics

With the Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), genomes sequencing has been democratized over the last decades with the detection of genomic alterations, thus replacing Sanger sequencing.