microbiome Persephone Biosciences, Janssen Biotech Ink Biomarker Discovery Agreement Persephone is developing precision immunotherapeutics using microbiome and other medical data from healthy individuals and cancer patients. PLOS Papers on Cancer Risk Scores, Typhoid Fever in Colombia, Streptococcus Protection In PLOS this week: application of cancer polygenic risk scores across ancestries, genetic diversity of typhoid fever-causing Salmonella, and more. Off to Get More Floss The oral microbiome might have a greater effect on severe gum disease than genetics, according to the Washington Post. Fermented Foods and the Microbiome A new study finds that consuming fermented foods leads to a more diverse gut microbiome, according to the New York Times. PLOS Papers on Human Enteroviruses in Uruguay, Canine Bocaviruses, Obesity-Associated Gut Bugs In PLOS this week: detection of human enteroviruses, canine bocavirus links to encephalopathy, and more. Jul 20, 2021 Micronoma, University of New South Wales to Develop Liver Cancer Dx Using $4M Grant Jul 14, 2021 Microbiome-Focused Metabolomics Pipeline Helps Characterize Gut Bacteria Jul 12, 2021 Gut Microbiome Study in Infants Identifies Alterations That May Contribute to Celiac Disease Jul 9, 2021 Integrated Tumor, Microbiome Features Influence Immunotherapy Combo Effects in Advanced Melanoma Jul 6, 2021 Bio-Me Raises NOK 10M for Microbiome Precision Medicine May 28, 2021 Global Subway Metagenomics Study Reveals Cities' Microbial Fingerprints May 24, 2021 Illumina, Microba Life Sciences Partner on Human Gut Microbiome Research May 12, 2021 Researchers Reconstruct Ancient Human Gut Microbiomes From Paleofeces May 11, 2021 Ancient Oral Microbiomes Reveal Similarities Between Neanderthals, Modern Humans Apr 9, 2021 Microbial Fingerprints, Health Insights Gleaned From Individual Gut Microbiome Dynamics Mar 31, 2021 Human Gut Microbiome Continues to Develop Through Early Childhood Mar 25, 2021 Wild Animal Gut Microbiomes Reveal New Species, Ties to Host Traits Mar 19, 2021 SEC Sues Founders of Bankrupt Human Microbiome Testing Firm uBiome For Fraud Feb 18, 2021 Study Reveals Wide Range of Viruses in Human Gut Bacteria Feb 17, 2021 Cancer Detection Firm Micronoma Raises $3.5M Feb 8, 2021 Illumina Adds Nine Startups to Accelerator Program, Announces £20M Matching Fund Feb 5, 2021 Neanderthal Gut Microbes Overlap With Microbiome of Modern Humans Jan 27, 2021 One Codex, Transnetyx Collaborate on Microbiome Sequencing and Analysis Services Jan 22, 2021 Microba, University of Queensland Partner to Study Gut Microbiome in Parkinson's Disease Jan 19, 2021 ABO Histo-Blood Groups Influence Makeup of Gut Microbiome, New Study Finds Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.