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Objectives for this year include building a network of ELIXIR beacons, developing new features and security measures, and partnering with data owners.

The company plans to recruit one million patients from Mexico over three years and then expand to Columbia, Argentina, and Brazil.

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 research team linked a mutation in a protein-coding gene to inherited multiple sclerosis and genetic risk factors for developing the disease. 

The team found more than a dozen microbe and gene associations that indicate heritability of certain traits in the gut microbiome.

EMBL-EBI's Oliver Stegle is taking a statistical approach to understanding genotype-phenotype associations.

The group has developed tables that match genotype, phenotype, and clinical recommendations to help inform therapy choices at the point of care. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – With the help of genotypic and phenotypic data for tens of thousands of individuals with cystic fibrosis, a Johns Hopkins University-led team has hammered out a list of more than 125 variants that can contribute to the disease.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Human Genome Research Institute plans to use around $5 million next year to fund research projects that study genomic variation and disease-related variants in populations that are not of European ancestry (EA).

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Harold Varmus, a former NIH director, says that proposed reductions to the agency's budget are worrisome.

The Genome 10K project is to sequence about 10,000 vertebrate genomes, including ones of endangered species, Digital Trends reports.

The new Coalition to Save NIH Funding aims to educate lawmakers and the public on the significance of biomedical research.

In PLOS this week: analysis of viral sequences from human blood samples, gut microbiomes of heart failure patients, and more.