data warehouse Seven Bridges, Scripps Research Win $7.5M Contract to Develop NIAID Data Ecosystem Under the federal contract, Seven Bridges and Scripps Research will build a hub for the discovery and analysis of data on various infectious diseases. Twist Bioscience Hits Technical Milestone for DNA Data Storage Premium The company has started making 200 base pair oligos on its so-called 1 µm chip, the penultimate step towards commercially viable DNA data storage. NCI's Sharpless Calls Data Science 'Critical' to Cancer Research, Precision Oncology Premium In a keynote to the AMIA Informatics Summit, the NCI director said precision oncology has created new challenges in data analysis and management. Konica Minolta Precision Medicine, Amazon Web Services Partner for Diagnostic Data Platform Under the five-year agreement, Amazon has made an undisclosed investment in KMPM and is supporting the firm's Lattice integrated diagnostic data platform. Evercore ISI Downgrades Twist Bioscience to In-Line Rating The investment bank said that while Twist's biopharma and DNA-based data storage businesses offer upside, the timelines for generating revenues are unclear. Dec 15, 2020 Enpicom, MiLaboratories Partner on Immune Repertoire Sequencing Software Integration Nov 12, 2020 DNA Data Storage Alliance to Work on Interoperability, Industry Roadmap Sep 24, 2020 Catalog DNA Merges Molecular Biology, Information Theory to Pursue DNA-Based Computing Premium Sep 9, 2020 DNA Data Storage Startup Catalog Raises $10M in Series A Financing Apr 29, 2020 Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Awards $1.9M in Grants for Diagnostic Research Apr 24, 2020 National Genomics Programs in UK, US Change Data Storage Calculations Premium Feb 19, 2020 Twist Bioscience Announces $100M Public Stock Offering Jan 15, 2020 IARPA Commits $48M to DNA Data Storage Jul 25, 2019 Imagene to Provide Twist With DNA Encapsulation Tech for Data Storage May 30, 2019 Tempus Raises $200M in Series F Financing Apr 16, 2019 Genomenon, Parabricks to Offer Genomic Data Tech on Google Cloud Platform Mar 15, 2019 TGen Adjusting to New Realities of Bioinformatics for Precision Medicine Premium Feb 22, 2019 Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance Implements Clinical Genomics Informatics Platform Premium Feb 5, 2019 LunaDNA Reinvents Itself as Community-Owned Data Platform Premium Jun 28, 2018 Qumulo Targets Genomic Data Management for its File Storage Systems Premium May 14, 2018 Henry Ford Flowchart Helps Clinicians Navigate Precision Medicine Workflows Premium May 3, 2018 Australia's Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance Readies Clinical Informatics Platform Premium Dec 12, 2017 Human Microbiome Program at MUSC Shows Early Promise Premium Aug 15, 2017 CHOP to Head NIH-Backed Data Center for Pediatric Cancer Research Mar 9, 2017 Hemophilia Genetic Testing Program Opens Data Repository for Research Applications in US Premium Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.