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Called the Roberts Collaborative for Genetics and Individualized Medicine, the program was established with a $25 million gift from Comcast CEO Brian Roberts and members of his family.

Genomiser correctly prioritized causal variants in as much as 68 percent of experimental cases, improving on numbers from comparable tools like Phen-Gen.

The agreement lets Biotheranostics offer its CancerType ID and Breast Cancer Index genomic tests to customers through Syapse's software.

Genomics England will use the system to help in its clinical reporting for the 100,000 Genome Project's cancer program.

The funds will support Cyclica's sales and marketing efforts and development of its drug-protein interaction analysis software product.

Cloud computing environment for biological data
Chromatographic system quality control reference materials
System and method for cleaning noisy genetic data from target individuals using genetic data from genetically related individuals
Bioinformatics system architecture with data and process integration
Systems and methods for genomic variant annotation

In Science this week: a global genetic interaction map for Saccharomyces cerevisiae, and progress made in genomics, precision medicine, and therapeutics.

The price of plane tickets can affect how scientists in different countries choose to collaborate with each other, NPR reports.

The Annals of Improbable Research has awarded the 2016 Ig Nobel Prizes.

Scientific American alleges that the FDA has been "arm-twisting journalists into relinquishing their reportorial independence."