biorepository Invitae to Provide Genetic Testing Within eMERGE Population Screening Study As a new clinical affiliate, Invitae will test up to 25,000 patients in a study exploring the role of genetics in cancer, heart disease, and other conditions. European Project Sets Out to Harness Genomics Data, AI to Create New Predictive Tools Premium Called Intervene, the project will use genomic and health data from biorepositories along with machine learning methods to develop new clinical predictive tools. Rutgers Completes $44.4M Spinout of RUCDR Infinite Biologics The new company, called Infinity Biologix, will continue to operate out of Rutgers' New Brunswick campus with over 400 technicians and scientists. NINDS Awards Coriell Institute $7.7M to Support Biorepository Under the terms of the five-year grant, Coriell will continue to support the NINDS Human Genetics Research Center. Circuit Clinical, University of Buffalo Partner on Biorepository Data Sharing Circuit Clinical will collect, store, and process blood, tissue, and bodily fluids through the UB biorepository for genomic sequencing and microbiome studies. Dec 19, 2018 French Medical Genomics Initiative's Pilot Sequencing Platforms Set to Commence Operations Premium Sep 27, 2018 Initiative Aims to Make a Million European Genomes Available to Researchers by 2022 Premium Apr 23, 2018 UK Effort to Sequence 3K Bacterial Genomes Nears Goal Oct 10, 2017 All of Us Beta Phase IDs Kinks in Need of Fixing Before Spring 2018 Launch Premium Jul 21, 2017 Tempus, Rush University Medical Center Collaborate to Expand Hospital's Biobank Jul 11, 2016 NIH, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Others Collaborate on Cancer Cell Lines Bank Nov 5, 2014 NHLBI Awards $7.3M Contract to Moffitt, M2Gen to Coordinate Lab, Biorepository for MDS Study Aug 5, 2014 Reprocell Acquires BioServe, Reinnervate Dec 30, 2013 Coriell Awarded $7.7M Contract Extension by NINDS; Inks Agreement with CDI Oct 29, 2013 China National Genebank, BioStorage Form Alliance Oct 1, 2013 NIH Awards $17M for Pan-African Genomics Research Projects May 17, 2013 Rutgers Biorepository Completes Expansion, Creating New Genomics Technology Center May 17, 2013 NIDDK to Fund Biomarker, Assay Projects Using Samples and Data from Its Repository Jan 3, 2013 SeraCare Divests Biorepository, Biobanking Businesses Dec 7, 2012 NCI to Fund Biomarker Studies Based on Unique Cancer Biorepository Dec 6, 2012 Biomatrica Raises $5M in Financing Dec 4, 2012 Phoenix Children's Hospital Creating $50M Molecular Medicine Institute Aug 23, 2012 NIH Offers up to $32M for African Genomics Consortium Grants Jul 11, 2012 University of Michigan Wins $53M in Renewed CTSA Funding May 24, 2012 Transgenomic to Acquire Biorepository from Gene Logic Load More Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.