Genoox, which provides data analytics for integrating genomic sequencing information into clinical workflow, said the investment was led by two Israeli VC firms.
Business Insider reports that the science for tailoring diet advice on genetic and microbial analysis isn't there yet.
The team used genome- or exome-wide analysis of participants with BRCA 1/2 mutations to come to its conclusions.
The Dragen pipeline allows for the analysis of a whole human genome in less than 10 minutes.
The AstraZeneca Centre for Genomics Research has tapped DNAnexus to develop a secure genomics informatics environment for analyzing 2 million genomes.
Core elements of the new program include integrating genomic data into electronic medical records and the establishment of a national genome center.
The PREDICT/PDF-2180 virus is the latest coronavirus identified in a bat species, supporting a potential bat reservoir role in the evolution of such viruses.
The consortium will analyze genotypic and phenotypic data from the Qatar Biobank, with the goal of developing individualized disease treatments and prevention methods.
The company, still collecting utility data, anticipates that this more complex analysis will lead to better personalization of health and wellness strategies for its clients.
The so-called Genome Browser in the Cloud offers the same capabilities as the web-based version of the resource but is easier to install.
A South African university has told the Wellcome Sanger Institute to return DNA samples it has from indigenous African communities, The Times reports.
The University of California, Berkeley's Rasmus Nielsen and Xinzhu Wei have retracted their CCR5 gene paper due to a technical artifact.
University of Virginia researchers are exploring a genetic risk test to gauge type 1 diabetes risk, NPR reports.
In PNAS this week: researchers compare two high-grade neuroendocrine lung cancers, height among ancient Europeans, and more.