bioinformatics

Areas of concern are the recruitment of talented scientists, as well as retaining access to EU funding, European research collaborations, and clinical trials.

Launched in the spring, the Oncomine Knowledgebase Reporter genomic analysis software from Thermo Fisher is proving itself in the pathology lab.

Bioinformatics firm Berg is combining multi-omics data from the Department of Defense's Center for Prostate Disease Research in search of biomarkers.

The new funding brings the total that the firm has raised in its history to €23 million, including €16 million in equity, and €7 million in debt instruments.

Genoox, which provides data analytics for integrating genomic sequencing information into clinical workflow, said the investment was led by two Israeli VC firms.

The software, developed by researchers at the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, uses machine learning methods to classify mutations as germline or somatic.

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory is providing informatics services for an NCI-funded project to standardize cancer genomics ontologies.

Participants tried to classify samples based on the epigenomic impact of cigarette smoke cessation and aerosol from modified- or reduced-risk products.

Diploid hopes to lighten the workload of clinical geneticists drowning in next-generation sequencing data.

MediSapiens has integrated its Explorer data curation, management, and analytics system with Bluebee's cloud-based NGS data analysis platform.

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Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.