polygenic risk score NorthShore, Sema4 Partnership Aims to Demonstrate Utility of Genomics for Personalized Care Premium NorthShore University HealthSystem is looking to normalize the use of genomics in patient care, particularly among medically underserved populations. Parkinson's Disease Progression Linked to Five Variants in Genome-Wide Survival Study The researchers also developed a polygenic hazard score to predict which individuals with Parkinson's are likely to develop disease-related dementia. Allelica Wants Polygenic Risk Scores to Become Routine in Heart Disease Care Premium The startup has developed software to automate polygenic risk score generation for hospitals and labs using microarray or sequencing data. Genomics Plc Looks to Grow 'Genomic Prevention' With Polygenic Risk Scores Premium In two recent papers, the UK startup demonstrated the integration of polygenic risk scoring into primary care screening and workflows. Allelica Raises $1.75M Seed Round, Moves Headquarters to US North America already is the largest market for the startup maker of polygenic risk scoring software that was founded in Rome. Mar 10, 2021 Polygenic Risk Score Reporting Standards Developed Breaking News New California Condor Genome Assembly Reveals High Genetic Diversity DiaSorin Q1 Revenues Rise 53 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, GP-write, Twist Bioscience, KogeneBiotech, More In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, PerkinElmer, Unilabs, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Berkeley Lights, Castle Bio, IsoPlexis, More DermTech Q1 Revenues up 62 Percent The Scan Call to Look Again More than a dozen researchers penned a letter in Science saying a previous investigation into the origin of SARS-CoV-2 did not give theories equal consideration. Not Always Trusted In a new poll, slightly more than half of US adults have a great deal or quite a lot of trust in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Hill reports. Identified Decades Later A genetic genealogy approach has identified "Christy Crystal Creek," the New York Times reports. Science Papers Report on Splicing Enhancer, Point of Care Test for Sexual Transmitted Disease In Science this week: a novel RNA structural element that acts as a splicing enhancer, and more.