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Omicsoft's OncoLand

Omicsoft has updated OncoLand, its oncology data service and storage database platform, to include new samples from the Cancer Genome Project, the International Cancer Genome Consoritium, and other projects. The updated platform also includes new search functionality, analytics, and visualization capailities, the company said.

The Scan

Science Confidence Boost

The New York Times reports that a new poll finds trust in science and scientists has increased with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Appeal and Funds

Some grant applications denied funding due to an Australian Research Council rule change have now been funded following an appeal, the Guardian reports.

Surveillance for Variants

Vox writes that the detection of the Omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant highlights the need for improved viral genomic surveillance.

Nature Papers Examine Taxonomic Gaps in Plant Sequencing, SARS-CoV-2-Human Interactome

In Nature this week: plant genome sequencing dominated by affluent countries, and more.