secondary findings Secondary Genetic Findings Often Requested if Given Second Chance, Study Finds The researchers said their findings support a switch to a model in which providing secondary findings is the default, with an opt-out mechanism. ACMG Updates Gene List for Labs Reporting Clinical Sequencing Secondary Findings The list, which ACMG plans to now update annually, currently includes 73 genes for which it recommends laboratories report findings. ESHG, ACMG Differ Starkly in Recommendations for Reporting Secondary Findings From Genomic Tests Premium During a session at the ASHG 2020 virtual meeting, representatives from both organizations laid out the reasons for their contrasting guidelines. Incidental Findings Most Frequent in Cancer Risk Genes, EMERGE III Data Show Researchers identified secondary or incidental findings in just over 3 percent of the nearly 22,000 EMERGE III participants, who were profiled with a 109-gene panel. Australian Team Builds Federated System for Integrating Genomics Into Healthcare Premium The national project has developed infrastructure for implementing genomics into clinical care and is now studying clinical utility and cost effectiveness. Sep 11, 2018 Yale to Launch Large-Scale Genomic Medicine Project Premium Aug 9, 2018 Geisinger Team Describes Approach for Returning Secondary Genomic Findings to Research Participants Apr 13, 2018 Secondary Findings Uncovered in 9 Percent of Parents in Trio Sequencing Study Apr 5, 2018 Study Explores ClinVar Variant Misclassification With Population Genome, Exome Sequences Dec 5, 2017 Kidney Disease Diagnoses Feasible by Exome Sequencing, Study Finds Apr 3, 2017 Spera Genomics Offering Preventive Whole-Genome Sequencing to Canadian Patients Premium Nov 17, 2016 ACMG Updates Secondary Findings Gene List Sep 22, 2016 UW Team Describes Web Tool for Returning Sequencing Results; Plans New Implementations Premium Sep 8, 2016 NIPT Can Reveal Maternal CNVs of Clinical Value, Belgian Study Finds Premium Jan 26, 2016 Study Examines Impact of Reporting Secondary Findings Jan 6, 2016 eMERGE PGx Study Highlights Challenges in Determining Pathogenicity, Returning Secondary NGS Results Premium Oct 29, 2015 Q&A: Susan Wolf on Recommendations for Returning Genomic Results to Families of Study Participants Premium Jul 2, 2015 ASHG Position Statement Provides Guidance for Genetic Testing in Children and Adolescents Apr 29, 2015 Survey Shows Research Participants Want to Know Genomic Testing Information Mar 30, 2015 ACMG: CHOP Team Considers Crowd Sourcing to Help Interpret Secondary Pediatric Sequencing Findings Feb 5, 2015 Incidental Findings Challenges Point to Need for Better Databases, Population Specific References Premium Jan 14, 2015 Data from Baylor-Hopkins Exomes Illustrates Challenges of Interpreting Incidental Findings Premium Dec 2, 2014 Exome Tests Miss Pathogenic Variants in ACMG Recommended Genes Premium Nov 19, 2014 UW Study Finds Returning Incidental Findings May be Cost Effective Premium Nov 17, 2014 ACMG Updates Policy on Secondary Sequencing Findings; Member Survey Reveals Dissent on Children Load More Breaking News Canadian Healthcare Providers, Policymakers Value Different Aspects of Clinical Genomic Sequencing New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Bio-Rad, NanoString, More People in the News at OraSure, Element Biosciences, Micronoma, More 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 The Scan Blend of Omicron With Delta The Associated Press reports that currently circulating Omicron variants have some features previously seen in the Delta variant. Limited Contrast The New York Times reports that there is a shortage of a contrast agent used for some medical scans. Pig Improvement Farmers in China are using genetics to improve their hog herds, according to Reuters. Science Papers Present Way to Molecularly Classify Prostate Cancer, Saliva-Based SARS-CoV-2 Test, More In Science this week: approach to molecularly classify prostate tumors, saliva-based test for SARS-CoV-2, and more.