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The Malaysian Genomics Resource Center Berhad has launched a range of genetic screening services that it will make available through hospitals and other primary care facilities in Malaysia. The tests will help identify predispositions to inherited diseases, risk factors for diseases, and genetic variations that predict drug response, according to the organization.

MGRC said that it will also offer whole-genome sequencing, exome sequencing, and transcriptome sequencing services for healthcare professionals.

The Scan

Shape of Them All

According to BBC News, researchers have developed a protein structure database that includes much of the human proteome.

For Flu and More

The Wall Street Journal reports that several vaccine developers are working on mRNA-based vaccines for influenza.

To Boost Women

China's Ministry of Science and Technology aims to boost the number of female researchers through a new policy, reports the South China Morning Post.

Science Papers Describe Approach to Predict Chemotherapeutic Response, Role of Transcriptional Noise

In Science this week: neural network to predict chemotherapeutic response in cancer patients, and more.