In a pair of papers, the researchers reported that the sugar pine genome largely comprises transposable elements and contains conifer-specific Dicer-like proteins.
Edico will make its Dragen platform available on new Amazon cloud instances, allowing users to scale up analysis capacity as demand for computing resources grows.
GeneWiz will implement multiple Dragen processors to reduce turnaround times for its genomic data analysis services business.
GATC Biotech said it selected Bluebee's platform for its service because of its increased automation and flexibility.
The revisions, which are subject to approval by the ACMG board of directors, will likely involve the addition of five genes and the removal of one gene from the list.
Three papers published this week offer fine-grained detail about the Exome Aggregation Consortium's analysis and methods, showing the data's value in a specific use case.
Sentieon's first products re-implement the Broad's GATK and MuTect but offer 10-fold, and in some cases 20- to 50-fold, increases in processing speed.
A UCSD research team looked at whole-genome sequencing data for breast cancer patients to better understand kataegis and cancer prognosis.
TheSTARPlatform includes tools for analyzing genomic data from raw sequence through to variants calls as well as for compressing and storing data.
The laboratory will employ dedicated computational biologists and bioinformaticians to analyze genomic datasets for ALSF-funded researchers and other scientists.
In Nature this week: genome-wide transcriptome analysis of brain samples from people with autism spectrum disorder, flounder genome, and more.
Researchers used T-cell transfer therapy to target mutation KRAS, according to the New York Times.
The US Senate has passed the 21st Century Cures Act, which would provide a funding boost at NIH while overhauling FDA policies.
Bloomberg reports that President-elect Donald Trump is considering Jim O'Neill for Food and Drug Administration commissioner.