haplotype Comprehensive Genealogy Spanning Modern, Ancient Humans Emerges from Large-Scale Genomic Analysis Using a non-parametric tree-recording approach, researchers established a "genealogy of everyone" that is expected to inform human evolutionary studies. Team Shares Chinese Genome Resource, Population Reference Panel Researchers identified more than 79.2 million variants in Chinese individuals for the "NyuWa" resource, along with a smaller reference panel representing variants found across the country. Arab Genome Study Improves Understanding of Migration Patterns, Haplotype Imputation The researchers built a reference panel of 12,432 haplotypes, improving genotype imputation for both rare and common alleles in Arabs and the wider Middle East. Study Spells Out Separate Parental, Fetal Genome Contributions to Fetal Growth With the help of phased Icelandic genomes, researchers found fetal growth-associated variants in maternal, paternal, and fetal genomes, including some with opposite effects on growth. New Haplotagging Method Offers Low-Cost Phasing, Genome Scaffolding With Short-Read Sequencing Premium Sample prep for low-coverage Illumina sequencing can be done in less than two days and for less than $2 per library, according to the developers. Jul 6, 2021 Imputation of UK Biobank Data Uncovers Rare Coding Variants Linked to Range of Traits Feb 25, 2021 Haplotype-Resolved Human Genomes Help Complete Picture of Structural Variants Dec 8, 2020 New Methods Enable Phased Human Genome Assemblies Without Parental Data Premium Jun 25, 2020 Genetic Study of Sled Dogs Traces Specific Haplotypes Related to Arctic Adaptation Apr 15, 2020 Iceland SARS-CoV-2 Screening Effort Finds Lower Infection Incidence in Children, Women Nov 14, 2019 Population Genetic Study of the Americas Reflects Historical Events Nov 13, 2018 Arima Genomics Aims to Reduce Hi-C Sequencing Turnaround Time, Complexity Premium Aug 20, 2018 Modified Penetrance of Genetic Coding Variants Affects Disease Risk in Humans May 31, 2018 Team Debuts Method for Assembling Phased Genomes From PacBio, Hi-C Data Premium Jan 15, 2018 Researchers Reconstruct 18th Century African Maternal Haploid Genome of Icelandic Man Aug 23, 2017 Autism Appears Overrepresented in Certain Mitochondrial Haplogroups Jul 12, 2017 Illumina, UW Team Develop Bead-Based Haplotyping Method Premium Mar 8, 2017 UCSD Methylation Haplotype Method Tracks cfDNA Origin; Singlera to Commercialize Premium Dec 14, 2016 Noninvasive Prenatal Single-Gene Disease Testing to Benefit from Universal Method Premium Oct 12, 2016 Personal Genome Project Releases More Than 100 Sequenced, Haplotype Phased Genomes Oct 7, 2016 Haplotype-Resolved Structural Variant Map Highlights Complexity of Human Genome Sep 23, 2016 Strand-Seq Analytical Pipeline Developed for Direct Haplotyping Premium Jul 4, 2016 New Genotype Imputation Method Using Low-Coverage Sequence Data Works Without Reference Panels Premium May 9, 2016 UCSF, 10X Genomics, BioNano Genomics Team Describes New De Novo Genome Sequence Assembly Method Mar 17, 2016 10X Genomics Raises $55 Million in Series C Load More Breaking News Guardant Health Files Motions to Dismiss, Change Venue in Illumina Patent Lawsuit In Brief This Week: SQI Diagnostics, T2 Biosystems, Enhanc3D, QuidelOrtho, More Illumina, Precision Health Research Singapore Partner for 100K Genomes Population Study 23andMe Fiscal Q4 Revenues Increase 14 Percent Local Coverage Determinations Roundup: Castle Bio, SkylineDx Ancient Genome Sequence Provides Look at Ancestry for Individual Who Perished at Pompeii The Scan Billion-Dollar Diversity Initiative The Howard Hughes Medical Institute is now accepting applications for its new $1.5 billion initiative to boost the diversity of the scientific workforce. Biotech Co-Founder Arrested A co-founder of a Los Angeles-based biotech company has been arrested in connection with a murder-for-hire scheme, according to Endpoint News. Return of the Tasmanian Tiger The Washington Post reports that a team in Australia is working to bring the thylacine back from extinction. Nature Papers on Genome of Individual From Pompeii, CircRNA Study Best Practices, More In Nature this week: first sequenced genome of a person from Pompeii, best practice guidelines for circRNA studies, and more.