vaccines BostonGene, Abramson Cancer Center to Collaborate on Immunotherapy Studies The agreement will support multiple research projects at UPenn, beginning with a study of tumor-specific antigens for personalized cancer vaccine development. Stanford Team Profiling Omics of COVID-19 Vaccine Response Premium Led by Stanford researcher Michael Snyder, the project will use microsampling to collect information including proteomic, metabolomic, and antibody data. Smallpox Vaccine Strains From US Civil War Era Identified Through Metagenomic Sequencing By sequencing samples from historical vaccination kits, a team from McMaster University identified which viruses were in use as smallpox vaccine strains. Transcriptional Signatures May Identify Whether Malaria Vaccines Are Effective Researchers uncovered gene expression signatures that can predict whether someone may be protected by a malaria vaccine even before it is given. U Maryland Researchers, Vaccine Maker Sanaria Collaborate on Plasmodium Sequencing Study Premium New funding will support genome-wide studies to uncover loci conferring immunity to a live-attenuated Plasmodium vaccine. Dec 4, 2018 Personalized Cancer Vaccines Benefit From Considering Nearby Variants in Peptides Premium Oct 18, 2018 Natera, Neon Therapeutics Ink Research Partnership for Personalized Cancer Vaccines Jul 5, 2018 Immunomonitor Consortium Receives €2M in Funding Nov 27, 2017 Omics Researchers Pursue a Better Flu Vaccine Premium Jul 11, 2017 Neon Therapeutics' Personalized Vaccine Approach Progresses With Combination Immunotherapy Trial Premium Jul 10, 2017 CRISPR Therapeutics, Neon Therapeutics Enter Research Collaboration Jul 5, 2017 Personalized Cancer Vaccines Demonstrate Potential in Melanoma Studies Apr 11, 2017 Illumina Partners With Human Vaccines Project Oct 4, 2016 Genentech, BioNTech Deal Pushes Personalized Cancer Vaccines Toward Market Premium Sep 13, 2016 Ebola Vaccine Development Gets Boost From US Army Team's LC/MS Method Premium May 16, 2016 WUSTL's Mardis Discusses Cancer Vaccine Work at Biology of Genomes Meeting Oct 30, 2015 Saint Louis U Nabs $5.8M NIH Omics Contract for Vaccine Safety, Efficacy May 19, 2014 NIAID to Fund Research into Vector-Host Interactions May 22, 2013 Agilent, University of Rouen, Singapore Institute Developing Tools for Biologics, Vaccine Analysis Oct 7, 2010 Synthetic Genomics, Venter Institute Form Vaccines Firm Sep 16, 2009 Inviragen Wins Follow-on NIH Grant to Develop Dengue Fever Vaccine with UW-Madison, CDC Premium May 1, 2009 BioRegion Real Estate: May 1, 2009 Premium Apr 29, 2009 U of Arizona OTT, Pacific Northwest VC Shop Aim to Develop Startups Based on UA Inventions Premium Apr 24, 2009 Egyptian Biotech Group Seeks 'Omics Partners Apr 22, 2009 Tech Transfer Tidbits: Apr 22, 2009 Premium Load More Breaking News Alzheimer's Disease Phosphoproteomics Study Uncovers Signaling Abnormalities Genetic Analysis of H. Pylori Indicates Americas Colonized in One Main Migration Event BillionToOne Raises $55M in Series B Financing GeninCode to Launch Cardiovascular Disease Risk Tests in US With Eversana Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: Illumina, Liquid Biopsy, Thermo Fisher Scientific, and More Becton Dickinson Sues Beckman Coulter Over Cell Analysis, Sorting IP The Scan Another Resignation According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug. Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19. Can't Be Used The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports. PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.