translational genomics Single-Nucleus Sequencing Holds High Risk, High Reward for Translational Transcriptomics Premium As researchers embrace single-nucleus analysis to probe previously intractable tissues, companies are trying to deliver more reliable sample preparation. Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance to Receive A$36M in New Government Funding The alliance of hospitals, research groups, and academic institutes is tasked with implementing clinical genomics programs in Australia's state of Victoria. Parents, Physicians View Genome Sequencing as Useful for Managing Care of Seriously Ill Infants NSIGHT2 researchers surveyed the parents and doctors of sick babies to see how useful they found positive and negative findings from genome sequencing tests. NanoString Launches NGS Readout for Spatial Transcriptomics, Partners With Illumina on Informatics Premium The firm has partnered with Illumina to use the Dragen Bio-IT informatics platform to help customers analyze data from the new Cancer Transcriptome Atlas panel. ReadCoor Launches Spatial Multiomics Platform at AGBT Premium The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based firm also said it tacked on $3 million to its Series B financing round for a total of $30 million. Feb 25, 2020 10x Genomics Unveils 2020 New Product Pipeline at AGBT Premium Dec 4, 2019 Pilot GenomeAsia 100K Project Highlights Insights Gleaned From Diverse Dataset Dec 2, 2019 Columbia Study Finds Low Patient Engagement With Basic Genomic Education Videos Premium Dec 2, 2019 Fujitsu Laboratories, Aichi Cancer Center to Develop AI-Based Tech for Cancer Genome Data Analysis Nov 18, 2019 Mount Sinai Using $2M NIH Grant to Build New Supercomputer for Omics Research Nov 14, 2019 Gene Screen Leads to Potential Malaria Targets in Liver-Stage Plasmodium Parasites Nov 13, 2019 ACMG, ClinGen Publish Recommendations for Interpretation, Reporting of CNVs Nov 12, 2019 NorthBay Healthcare to Pilot GenomeSmart Genetic Test Recommendation Platform Nov 12, 2019 AMP Attendees Reflect on Uptake of Tumor Mutational Burden Amid Validation, Utility Questions Premium Nov 12, 2019 India's IndiGen Project to Sequence 20K Genomes, Support New Clinical Applications Premium Nov 11, 2019 Chatbots Could Help Human Genetic Counselors Focus on Patient Concerns Nov 7, 2019 Hitachi, French Cancer Center Partner on AI-Focused Research Nov 6, 2019 U of Vermont Health Network Launches DNA Risk Screening Pilot Program Nov 6, 2019 Jax, Microsoft Team to Mine Medical Literature for Curating Clinical Knowledgebase Premium Nov 5, 2019 CIViC Developers Enhancing Variant Database for Greater Use in Precision Oncology Premium Nov 4, 2019 Ovarian Cancer Omics Consortium Receives $500K DoD Grant for Early Detection Biomarker Discovery Nov 4, 2019 Early-Onset Alzheimer's Mutation May Be Mitigated by APOE Variant Oct 31, 2019 HER2 Amplification Confers Drug Sensitivity Across Tumor Types in New Study Premium Oct 31, 2019 New Early Cancer Detection Alliance to Trial Bevy of New Technologies and Tests Premium Oct 29, 2019 UVA Teams Wins $2.7M NIH Grant to Study Genetic Variation in Atherosclerosis Load More Breaking News Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More DiaSorin Q2 Revenues Rise 20 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand Cepheid Gets $28M From BARDA for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.