FDA's David Litwack said at the Festival of Genomics that the agency will soon release a draft document laying out a regulatory proposal for public comment.
Under the terms of the agreement, licensed BaseSpace Correlation Engine users will have access to data and visualization tools from Pathway Studio.
Recent numbers from the PMKB website show that the repository currently contains 144 genes, 458 variant descriptions, and 286 clinical interpretations.
The portal offers access to genotype, phenotype, and clinical data related to type 2 diabetes as well as computational tools for querying the information.
Drug developers and genetic testing firms are contemplating how best to share variant classification data while protecting their commercial interests.
SmallPond is part of a broader collaboration to provide services to the Bermuda police department and to establish a national database of DNA profiles.
A team of scientists and entrepreneurs is trying to build a company around a dataset from a large multi-omics clinical study funded by Genome Canada.
Vice President Joe Biden has announced the creation of a Genomic Data Commons.
The initiative, launched last year by Quest and the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research, has reclassified 375 variants of unknown significance so far.
Recently established biomedical informatics divisions at the hospital support projects like Bench-to-Bassinet and the Longitudinal Pediatric Data Resource.
According to New Scientist, GEDmatch changed its terms and conditions over the weekend to opt its users out of law enforcement searches.
The Atlantic looks into time spent pursuing gene leads generated through candidate gene studies.
A twin study uncovers evidence that genes may influence whether someone gets a dog, Martha Stewart reports.
In PNAS this week: Cdx2 cells can help regenerate heart tissue in mice following a heart attack, PIWI-interacting small RNA levels in human cancer, and more.