Emilia Pinto and her colleagues are parsing the genetic landscape of adrenocortical tumors and collecting data in a registry.
During a two-year pilot, the Genomic Ascertainment Cohort will collect 10,000 genotypes and make patients available for follow-up exams to confirm predictions.
The document is one of the early fruits of GA4GH Connect, a five-year initiative to better align the group's objectives with the key needs of the international genomic data community.
WUSTL bioinformatics spinout PierianDx disclosed in an SEC filing that it has raised slightly more than $3 million of a $5 million offering.
Centogene opened a Boston office in December and plans to open a lab there in a few months as it awaits an FDA decision on its clinical tool.
The clinicals labs contributing to the database are adding more case-level data and focusing on outlier interpretations.
CureOne also received CMS's approval for 11 quality metrics around biomarker testing that doctors can report for MIPS-related payment.
The partners will collect and analyze cancer samples and analyze data to support basic and translational research and advance precision oncology and personalized medicine.
The newly launched LunaDNA hopes that its community model of compensating individuals for contributing genomic and health information will lead to better research.
The creator of the Genome Aggregation Database sees an ever-expanding GnomAD database as a centerpiece to improving the diagnosis of rare diseases.
The former commissioner of the FDA has returned to the venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates as a special partner on the healthcare investment team.
Astronauts have edited yeast genes on the International Space Station in an experiment designed to show how cells repair themselves in space.
Emory University has found that two of its researchers failed to divulge they had received funds from China, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
In Science this week: influence of the nuclear genome on human mitochondrial DNA, and more.