database Vibrent Health, VCU Partner to Offer Twin Research Platform Vibrent has developed a digital research platform allowing individual investigators and other twin registries to collaborate on longitudinal studies. FDA Recognizes Portion of MSK Oncology Knowledge Base in Public Human Genetic Variant Database MSK's OncoKB is the first collection of somatic variants that the FDA has accepted for test developers to use in premarket validation studies. Aviv Scientific Closes $40M Series B Financing Round The company plans to use the funds to roll out a database containing comprehensive omics data that captures the aging process in healthy adults. Cedars-Sinai, Tempus Partner on Molecular Database Initiative The partners launched the Molecular Twin initiative to collect cancer patients' DNA, RNA, and protein information and use it to inform treatment and advance research. Genetic Structure of Turkish Population Influenced by Historic Events, Recent Migrations Researchers developed a Turkish Variome database that includes novel or rare variants found within the Turkish population. Aug 12, 2021 Norway's Genetic Analysis Hopes HumGut Database Will Spawn New Diagnostics, Therapies Premium Jul 20, 2021 C2i Genomics Teams With Premier for AI-Driven Minimal Residual Disease Detection Jun 11, 2021 MIT Researchers Devise Oligo Barcode-Based 'File System' for DNA Data Storage Premium May 24, 2021 AACR Presentations Highlight Power of Large Tumor Atlases in Studies of Cancer Progression Premium Apr 14, 2021 Guardant AACR Data Highlights Value of Clinical Test Database to Drive Drug Resistance Discoveries Mar 24, 2021 NCI's Sharpless Calls Data Science 'Critical' to Cancer Research, Precision Oncology Premium Mar 3, 2021 Human Pangenome Reference Consortium Releases Data From 30 Genomes Feb 4, 2021 Qiagen Takes Over Commercial Sales of Sanger's COSMIC Database Premium Jan 29, 2021 Genomics England Preps for NHS Genomic Medicines Service Launch With New Focus, Tools Premium Jan 11, 2021 After Year of Scaling Up, Africa's 54gene Seeks Research Projects, Pharma Partnerships Premium Jan 7, 2021 Genuity Science, Emory Team on Biomarker Discovery for Neurodegenesis Dec 17, 2020 Danish Researchers to Integrate Genomic Data With New Disease Trajectory Browser Premium Dec 1, 2020 Illumina, PierianDx Expand Partnership on Cancer Panel Test Reporting Nov 25, 2020 Recurrent SARS-CoV-2 Virus Mutations Do Not Increase Transmissibility, Study Finds Oct 30, 2020 Pan-European Initiative to Build Infrastructure, Tools for Sharing Genomic Health Data Premium Oct 15, 2020 Pacific Biosciences, Children's Mercy, Microsoft Collaborate on Rare Genetic Disease Diagnostics Oct 7, 2020 University of Manchester, Sano Genetics to Research Eye Diseases Oct 1, 2020 Genuity Science, Ionis Pharmaceuticals Partner on Antisense Therapy Development Jul 29, 2020 Sema4 Raises $121M in Series C Financing Round Jul 24, 2020 MMRF to Integrate New NGS Liquid Biopsy Platform With Myeloma Patient Online Registry 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.