data sharing Rockefeller Foundation Funds Global Pathogen Sequencing With $20M, Forms Collaborations The funding and alliances mark the first step in the foundation's establishment of a pandemic prevention institute, which will collaborate with similar efforts elsewhere. Amazon Web Services Aims to Remove Computational 'Heavy Lifting' for Genomics Customers Premium In genomics and molecular diagnostics, Amazon Web Services sees itself as a platform for high-performance computing, data sharing, and global collaboration. New Sync for Genes Demonstrations Focus on Engaging Pediatric Patients, Parents Premium Phase 4 of the federal Sync for Genes program is testing the FHIR Genomics standard for electronically sending genomic test results and diagnostic reports. BC Platforms Enlists TripleBlind for AI Data Protection Data privacy firm TripleBlind will add a layer of data encryption to BC Platforms' BCRquest biobank network as part of a Finnish consortium to promote health data sharing. Insightful Science to Acquire Dotmatics Following the acquisition, the firms plan to integrate Insightful's bioinformatics applications with Dotmatics' enterprise data management technology. Mar 17, 2021 M2Gen Lands New Private Investment, Inks Research Deal with Merck Mar 3, 2021 Nonprofit Count Me In to Return Genomic Results to Patients With Rare Cancers Premium Mar 1, 2021 Seqster, Medable Team on Data Integration for Clinical Trials Feb 26, 2021 GenomSys Banks on MPEG-G Standard to Make Genome Analysis Mobile Premium Feb 24, 2021 Syapse Plans Deeper Dive Into Large Health Systems for Data-Driven Cancer Insights Premium Jan 29, 2021 Genomics England Preps for NHS Genomic Medicines Service Launch With New Focus, Tools Premium Jan 25, 2021 Sano Genetics Raises £2.5M in Private Seed Funding Jan 21, 2021 Microsoft Brings Scalability, Apps to Broad and Verily's Terra Bioinformatics Platform Premium Jan 11, 2021 Broad, Verily Extend Terra Bioinformatics Platform to Microsoft Azure Jan 4, 2021 Enpicom Sees Personalized Medicine Coming Into Focus After Busy 2020 Premium Dec 11, 2020 Concert Genetics, Trapelo Health to Integrate Technology for Oncology Decision Support Dec 4, 2020 GA4GH Incorporates as a Not-For-Profit Organization in Canada Dec 1, 2020 Canadian Consortium Launches COVID Cloud to Support Molecular Research Nov 23, 2020 Prototype GenoShare Tool Aims to Help Patients Understand Risks of Genomic Data Sharing Premium Nov 12, 2020 Masking Variants Can Protect Genetic Privacy While Enabling Data Sharing Nov 10, 2020 Genosity, Igentify Collaborate on Genetic Counseling Software, Ink Comarketing Deal Oct 30, 2020 Pan-European Initiative to Build Infrastructure, Tools for Sharing Genomic Health Data Premium Sep 18, 2020 Kaiser Permanente Taps BC Platforms to Analyze Biobank, Clinical Data Premium Jul 24, 2020 MMRF to Integrate New NGS Liquid Biopsy Platform With Myeloma Patient Online Registry Premium Jun 18, 2020 Illumina Acquires Informatics Firm BlueBee Load More Breaking News Alzheimer's Disease Phosphoproteomics Study Uncovers Signaling Abnormalities Genetic Analysis of H. Pylori Indicates Americas Colonized in One Main Migration Event BillionToOne Raises $55M in Series B Financing GeninCode to Launch Cardiovascular Disease Risk Tests in US With Eversana Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: Illumina, Liquid Biopsy, Thermo Fisher Scientific, and More Becton Dickinson Sues Beckman Coulter Over Cell Analysis, Sorting IP The Scan Another Resignation According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug. Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19. Can't Be Used The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports. PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.