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All Up in the Cloud

The Wall Street Journal looks at cloud computing for genomics research at the Broad Institute.

At HIMSS18, Eric Schmidt announced a new healthcare API for Google Cloud and explored how predictive analytics might change medical care and research for the better.

Innovation Institute member-owner Avera Health will use 2bPrecise's cloud-based platform with its GeneFolio medication test.

WUSTL bioinformatics spinout PierianDx disclosed in an SEC filing that it has raised slightly more than $3 million of a $5 million offering.

Precision cancer company Syapse is teaming with Seoul National University Hospital and Asian AWS partner Megazone

By tapping cloud computing power, ARUP's new "Pipey" system could eventually scale to run 10,000 samples as quickly as it runs one sample.

The new, open-source GATK4 widens its coverage and compatibility with major cloud platforms while adding machine learning.

Over the next three years, the company and its partners will assess the OneRNA platform to diagnose bladder cancer, select treatment, and measure response and recurrence.

The companies are planning to develop individual disease diagnostics, and then a universal diagnostic from a single blood test.

With computing infrastructure in place, Nationwide Children's Hospital's Institute for Genomic Medicine is giving clinicians new tools for diagnosis and treatment.


Berkeley researchers have engineered yeast to make the molecule behind the hoppy taste of beer, Quartz reports.

King's College London researchers examine the influence of school type and genetics on academic achievement.

FiveThirtyEight writes that most who take a direct-to-consumer BRCA1/2 genetic test won't learn much from it.

In Science this week: early life experience influence somatic variation in the genome, and more.