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BC Platforms will work with the personalized medicine firm to create a large-scale biobank of genetic and phenotypic data samples from Mexican individuals.

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology's ability to test new standards and policies is hindered without $5 million Obama requested for FY2016.

Researchers designed software for the MinIon that enables targeted sequencing without target capture or enrichment.

The researchers identified 122 potential immune response drivers that could serve as targets for drug research efforts.

A new study from researchers at Stanford showed that nondiagnostic exomes should be re-evaluated as new data on disease-related variants is reported.

Cell feature-based automatic circulating tumor cell detection
Mircofluidic cell culture systems
Pharmaco-genomic mutation labeling
Methods of storing information using nucleic acids
Automated fish reader using learning machines
Universal hardware platform and toolset for operating and fabricating microfluidic devices

In PNAS this week: map of UV-induced damage in yeast genome, comparative epigenomics uncovers plant lacking key DNA methyltransferase enzyme, and more.

Researchers kick off their second Queer in STEM survey to examine what can make STEM careers welcoming, Wired reports.

A startup company is offering a test to analyze soil samples from farms for pathogens.

Prosecutors seek to introduce evidence from low-template DNA analysis in a murder case in upstate New York, the New York Times reports.