genotyping Study Explores Familial Hypercholesterolemia Genetic Risk, Targeted Screening Possibilities Investigators estimated yields of targeted familial hypercholesterolemia screening programs that rely on clinical, genetic testing, or combined data. Neogen Obtains CLIA Certification for Genomics Lab The certification will allow Neogen Genomics to conduct human genotyping and begin performing a range of clinical and other research projects. Alercell to Distribute Zeesan Biotech Leukemia Fusion Gene Test Kit The test kit is designed to screen for up to 55 types of leukemia fusion genes in order to help guide treatment decisions. LGC Acquires Rapid Genomics The UK life science tools company hopes to bolster its high-throughput NGS genotyping position in the agrigenomics market through the acquisition. UK Researchers Aim to Discern New Polygenic Risk Scores from 5 Million Genotypes Premium The effort, called Our Future Health, has been described by organizers as the UK's "largest health research program" and builds on earlier initiatives such as the UK Biobank. Mar 10, 2022 Study Uncovers Dynamics at Play During Hunter-Gatherer Transition to Agriculture Feb 24, 2022 UK Biobank, FinnGen Genomic Analysis Uncovers Rare, Protein-Coding Disease Variants Feb 17, 2022 Genetic Analysis Uncovers Indian Ancestry Among Many Present-Day Thai Populations Dec 16, 2021 Diagnostic Developers Pursue SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Assays for Surveillance, Potential Clinical Use Premium Dec 10, 2021 Protective Effect of Human Sickle Hemoglobin Against Malaria Varies with Parasite Genotype Nov 23, 2021 Gencove Expands Low-Coverage Sequencing Business to Ag-Bio Market Premium Nov 4, 2021 Candidate Hair Color Variants Identified in Meta-Analysis of Canadian Cohort Oct 27, 2021 Relationship of Sitting Bull Descendant Verified With Ancient DNA From Lock of Hair Oct 26, 2021 Gencove Raises $10M in Series A Financing Sep 21, 2021 Phosphorus Wins Conditional New York State Approval for GeneCompass Consumer Test Sep 15, 2021 Sensorion, Sonova Partner for €7M Hearing Loss Genotyping Study Aug 26, 2021 Risk Related to Genetic Contributors Can Decline With Age for Some Common Diseases Aug 18, 2021 Data Privacy Concerns Top of Mind for Planned African Genome Project Premium Aug 18, 2021 Grammar Reflects Population Genetics in Northeast Asia, Study Finds Aug 12, 2021 Population Study Points to Pronounced Denisovan Ancestry in Philippine Population Jul 15, 2021 Glaucoma Polygenic Risk Score Appears Similarly Informative to Monogenic Risk Assessment Jun 29, 2021 Genotyping May Help Avoid Unnecessary Bone Marrow Biopsies in African Americans Jun 25, 2021 NeoGen, Center for Aquaculture Technologies Partner on Genotyping Tools Jun 18, 2021 Yourgene Health Awarded £232K Contract to Supply Oncology Genotyping Testing Kits to NHS Wales Jun 10, 2021 AMP-led Expert Groups Release Clinical CYP2D6 Pharmacogenomic Testing Recommendation Load More Breaking News 23andMe Fiscal Q4 Revenues Increase 14 Percent Local Coverage Determinations Roundup: Castle Bio, SkylineDx Ancient Genome Sequence Provides Look at Ancestry for Individual Who Perished at Pompeii Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant Outcomes Improve With Diverse Gut Microbes, Immune Cells CorePath Laboratories, Cizzle Biotechnology Partner on Lung Cancer Blood Test Becton Dickinson Gets CE-IVD Mark for High-Throughput COVID/Flu PCR Test The Scan Billion-Dollar Diversity Initiative The Howard Hughes Medical Institute is now accepting applications for its new $1.5 billion initiative to boost the diversity of the scientific workforce. Biotech Co-Founder Arrested A co-founder of a Los Angeles-based biotech company has been arrested in connection with a murder-for-hire scheme, according to Endpoint News. Return of the Tasmanian Tiger The Washington Post reports that a team in Australia is working to bring the thylacine back from extinction. Nature Papers on Genome of Individual From Pompeii, CircRNA Study Best Practices, More In Nature this week: first sequenced genome of a person from Pompeii, best practice guidelines for circRNA studies, and more.