New sequencing technologies will play a major role in the Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute’s 2009 Community Sequencing Program, announced last week, as the institute transitions from Sanger sequencing to second-generation platforms.
 
The institute selected 44 projects for next year’s CSP, which accounts for more than half of JGI’s sequencing activities. Sixteen projects are devoted to eukaryotes, 17 to bacteria and archaea, and 11 to metagenomes.
 

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Women with breast or ovarian cancer living in medically underserved regions of the US are less likely to get recommended BRCA1 or BRCA2 genetic testing, according to a new study.

Three immunology researchers are to receive this year's Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research, the Albany Times-Union reports.

In Genome Research this week: clonal evolution analysis of acute myeloid leukemia, computational pipeline to examine relationships between bacterial pathogens, and more.

Elephants may have "re-animated" a pseudogene to help stave off cancer, according to the New York Times.

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