The so-called precisionFDA system will provide a forum for sharing data and software as well as deriving standards to enable NGS-based testing
Under the terms of the agreement, Tataa will distribute and support Strand's analysis software in Europe and will also use the tool in training programs.
The so-called HgV platform offers tools for analyzing high-throughput whole genome sequence data for precision medicine research and clinical applications
Station X is using Qubole's cloud-based platform to power GenePool, its software-as-a-service solution for analyzing genomic and medical data.
Researchers at the Manchester Centre for Genomic Medicine are using the platform to identify genetic alterations tied to cancer and developmental disorders and disabilities.
An international team demonstrated that SNP barcodes and whole-genome patterns in Plasmodium falciparum may reflect intervention-induced changes in parasite transmission.
AstraZeneca will use the Bina Genomic Management Solution to support genomic data analysis as part of its drug development in three therapeutic areas.
Researchers delved into citrus relationships and history with newly sequenced chloroplast genomes for 30 citrus plants and existing whole genomes for four more.
Researchers sequenced the genomes of seven mountain gorillas, comparing them to the genomes of three other gorilla sub-species.
Customers of both companies' cloud-based platforms will have access to their respective genome analysis and interpretation pipelines.
The General Data Protection Regulation has slowed some data sharing with non-European researchers as they find ways to comply with the law, ScienceInsider reports.
A bioethicist from Abertay University uses a utilitarian approach to justify genetically modifying the human germline, the BBC reports.
The US has upgraded its network of public health labs to provide whole-genome sequencing to track antibiotic-resistant bacteria, Quartz reports.
In Science this week: approach to visualize 3D genome structure in single cells, RNA interference knockdown screens to examine genetic origins of beetle horns and insect wings, and more.