The partners will integrate medical information into LunaDNA pulled from electronic health records via Medfusion's application program interfaces.
The center, launched by the National University of Ireland Galway, plans to train 115 doctoral students in genomics data science over the next seven years.
The companies will build clinical-genomic datasets to serve medical practitioners at the point of care as well as inform drug development.
At the NCI's Childhood Cancer Data Initiative Symposium, speakers emphasized measures such as data harmonization and the need for longitudinal data collection.
The software, presented at the ISMB/ECCB conference, helps researchers fill in gaps in the human epigenome thanks to 3D deep-learning techniques.
Startup healthcare analytics company Progknowse will work with hospitals and sequencing labs to build a clinical and genomic dataset.
The longtime quest of one Microsoft data scientist to stop infant crib deaths has grown into a genomics and AI research program with lofty goals.
The former head of the Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology discussed how data quality can improve biomedical research and inform precision medicine.
St. Jude investigators are sharing their WGS cancer data through the St. Jude Cloud, as well as tools and pipelines to help other researchers analyze and use it.
Two research groups have released new long-read datasets and a metagenomics-specific genome assembler for the analysis of microbial communities.
NPR says the explosion and fire earlier this week at a Russian lab that stores dangerous pathogens revives the question of whether such samples should be kept.
According to Wired, Nebula Genomics is providing a way for people to get their genomes sequenced anonymously.
A 26-year-old woman tells Cosmopolitan about learning her APOE status at a young age.
In Science journals this week: a functional genomic screen uncovers drug combination that increases KRAS inhibitor efficacy in aggressive lung cancer, and more.