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.
The Hereditary Cancer Solution combines target capture probes from Integrated DNA Technologies with specialized analytics developed by Sophia.
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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.
ScienceInsider reports that rude and unprofessional paper reviewers are common and can have harmful effects.
The US Senate has confirmed Stephen Hahn as the next commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, according to the New York Times.
CNBC reports Apple is partnering with Color Genomics to offer its employees free DNA screening for disease.
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