web portal Seqster Teams With Rewards Firm Trustr to Incentivize Patient Participation in Clinical Trials Genomic data aggregator Seqster is integrating startup Trustr's technology into its platform to help pharma firms improve recruitment and retention of trial subjects. Seqster, Medable Team on Data Integration for Clinical Trials The two California startups will aggregate genomic and phenotypic data, including social determinants of health, to support and manage decentralized clinical trials. GenCC Database Harmonizes Gene-Disease Relationships for Researchers Premium The Gene Curation Coalition, led by the Broad Institute, is serving as a clearinghouse of sorts for curated datasets on Mendelian disorders. Center for Genomic Regulation's COVID-19 Viral Beacon Digs Into Thousands of SARS-CoV-2 Genomes Premium The center, based in Barcelona, Spain, has built a search tool for quickly locating genetic variants and associated metadata for the novel coronavirus. Vibrent Health Lands $39M in NIH Funding to Continue All of Us Tech Center The award covers the first of five years for running and enhancing the All of Us Participant Technology Systems Center. Apr 30, 2020 Mount Sinai Researchers Mine Literature, Social Media for COVID-19 Gene and Drug Resource Premium Feb 11, 2020 Healthcare Providers Try New Ways to Share Genetic Test Results With Patients, but Pitfalls Remain Premium Dec 2, 2019 Columbia Study Finds Low Patient Engagement With Basic Genomic Education Videos Premium Oct 28, 2019 Seqster to Support Asthma Study at La Jolla Institute of Immunology Mar 1, 2019 'Information Blocking' Plan Seeks to Free Data for Precision Medicine Premium Jan 14, 2019 CHOP-Led 'Kids First' Portal Features Big Datasets Without Embargo Premium Nov 6, 2018 HudsonAlpha Makes Patient 'Gateway' Centerpiece of SouthSeq Program Premium Oct 31, 2018 Bayer Rolling Out Portal for Translational Research Data Sharing Premium Sep 5, 2018 European Clinics Evaluating New Card System for Making PGx Data Available to Patients Premium Jul 26, 2018 Saphetor's VarSome Search is Latest Step on Road to Community of Genomics Professionals Premium May 21, 2018 Vibrent Health Platform Supports Participation in All of Us Program Premium Mar 20, 2018 German Hospital Integrates New Bio.logis PGx Suite Into Clinical Workflow Jul 24, 2017 'Editathon' Looks to Improve Wikipedia for Computational Biology Premium Jun 12, 2017 Invitae Acquires Ommdom's CancerGene Connect Jan 12, 2017 Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute Acquires Genospace Nov 18, 2016 Three Tools Aim to Increase Access to, Analysis of Epigenomic Data Sep 13, 2016 Tute Genomics Launches Kickstarter to Gauge Market Interest in DTC Whole-Genome, Exome Sequencing Premium Jun 8, 2016 GenePattern Moves to Indiana U Supercomputing Center; Additional Deployments Planned Premium Mar 4, 2015 IRB Barcelona's dSysMap Combines Mutation, Protein Structure Data to Improve Disease Studies Premium Dec 16, 2014 14M Genomics Secures £12.5M Equity Financing for Oncology Dx Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.