The laboratory will employ dedicated computational biologists and bioinformaticians to analyze genomic datasets for ALSF-funded researchers and other scientists.
Consortium researchers will use the STARPlatform to manage whole exome and genome sequence from patients with three diffuse glioma subtypes.
The portal offers access to genotype, phenotype, and clinical data related to type 2 diabetes as well as computational tools for querying the information.
The supercomputer was used to identify genomic variants in some 300 deeply sequenced human samples for use in a planned bead-array-based genotyping chip.
Two research teams found potentially useful PGx variants in more than 1,000 participants in the NIH Undiagnosed Diseases Program, as well as in a handful of ClinSeq participants.
The web-based gene analysis software is now implemented on IU's NCGAS resources and will soon be running on hardware at other XSEDE network sites.
The company said its new genetic variation analysis and visualization system will help provide clinicians with a more efficient way to make decisions about patient care.
The companies plan to combine Macrogen's sequencing capabilities with Systems Imagination's analysis tools.
The recommendations resulted from two meetings that brought together physicians, lab workers, researchers, genetic counselors, and patient families from the US and Canada.
An international research team resequenced the genomes of 50 orcas to learn how genetics influenced the evolution of the species' different ecotypes.
A federal judge has ruled that drug companies, device manufacturers, and universities need to provide missing clinical data from hundreds of trials to a federal website, ScienceInsider reports.
A genetic analysis suggests red pandas might actually belong to two different species, New Scientist reports.
NPR reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has fixed the problem with some of its SARS-CoV-2 testing kits.
In Nature this week: epigenetic factors that prevent healthy aging and more.