NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Children's National Health System and Regeneron Genetics Center plan to collaborate on a three-year exome sequencing study of undiagnosed diseases.

Children's National aims to enroll 3,000 pediatric patients with undiagnosed rare diseases and their family members in the study's first year, and additional thousands of patients and their families in each of the following two years. Regeneron will conduct the exome sequencing.

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Dec
12
Sponsored by
Illumina

This webinar will discuss the use of shotgun metagenomics to identify children at risk of hospital-acquired infection.

Jan
31
Sponsored by
Roche

This webinar highlights the use of single-cell genomics to identify distinct cell types and states associated with enhanced immunity.