Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic, Personalis Ink Comprehensive Genomics Research Collaboration Investigators intend to offer Personalis' comprehensive genomics testing to consenting patients for both clinical use and to aggregate data for ongoing research. PNAS Papers on Gene Expression Noise, Breast Cancer Tumorigenesis, Drosophila Genome Stability In PNAS this week: approach to limit gene expression noise, role of calreticulin in breast cancer development, and more. Phenomix, Mayo Clinic Ink Licensing Deal for Obesity Phenotype Blood Test Phenomix said its MyPhenome test uses a multiomics and artificial intelligence platform to predict patients' obesity phenotypes. WuXi Diagnostics Closes $150M Series B Financing Round The Chinese company said it would use some of the funding to advance its integrated diagnostics research and development pipeline. BRCA2 Variants of Unknown Significance Reclassified Through Functional Data Additions Researchers reclassified 86 percent of variants initially determined to be VUS, potentially changing surveillance or treatment approaches for patients. Feb 11, 2021 Cue Health Ramping Up COVID-19 Test Production Following Positive Mayo Clinic Study, DoD Funding Premium Jan 21, 2021 Breast Cancer Risk Gene Associations Refined in Large-Scale Studies Dec 15, 2020 Life Sciences Software Company Nference Completes $60M Series C Funding Round Nov 19, 2020 Putting Expanded Carrier Screening Into Practice Requires Considerations to Avoid Pitfalls Premium Oct 30, 2020 Broad Genetic Testing Uncovers Additional Risk Variants in Cancer Patients, Study Finds Sep 15, 2020 Pancreatic Cancer Treatment Clues Uncovered From Genomic, Chromatin Profiles Sep 10, 2020 Longitudinal Irritable Bowel Syndrome Omics Study Points to Possible Treatment Target Aug 25, 2020 Trial Shows Some Benefit of Genetically Guided Antiplatelet Therapy After Balloon Angioplasty May 7, 2020 Coronary Heart Disease Polygenic Risk Scores Differ in Utility Between Ethnic Groups Apr 22, 2020 Mayo Clinic Coronavirus Assay Gets Emergency Use Authorization Apr 10, 2020 Free Bioinformatics Tool From Nference, Janssen Uncovers New COVID-19 Insights Mar 6, 2020 As Consumer Genomics Market Cools, Providers Ponder Better Ways to Reach Customers Premium Feb 26, 2020 Congressional Caucus Working to Raise Personalized Medicine Awareness Among Legislators Premium Feb 12, 2020 Exact Sciences Boosting Position in Cancer Dx Market Through M&A Premium Feb 10, 2020 Through Mayo Clinic Pact, PGDx Hopes to Show Clinical Utility for NGS Tissue, Liquid Biopsy Assays Premium Jan 29, 2020 Nference Poised for Growth Following Mayo Clinic Investment, Partnership Premium Jan 14, 2020 Nference Named First Partner for New Mayo Clinical Analytics Platform Jan 9, 2020 Mayo Clinic, Helix Partner for 100K-Patient Clinical Genomics Study Premium Jan 8, 2020 Novel Duplication Uncovered in Amish Individuals Explains Exercise-Associated Sudden Death Jan 8, 2020 Personal Genome Diagnostics, Mayo Clinic to Collaborate on Cancer Genomic Tests Load More Breaking News Exome Sequencing of UK Biobank Participants Highlights Natural Variation, Gene Function Cystic Fibrosis Sinus Infections Involve Microbes With Shifting Evolution Patterns Molecular Assemblies Wins $256K NIH Phase I SBIR Grant to Develop Enzymatic DNA Synthesis Vibrent Health, VCU Partner to Offer Twin Research Platform Castle Biosciences Acquires Cernostics for up to $80M Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Inivata Partner on Clinical Liquid Biopsy Studies The Scan Could Mix It Up The US Food and Drug Administration is considering a plan that would allow for the mixing-and-matching of SARS-CoV-2 vaccines and boosters, the New York Times says. Closest to the Dog New Scientist reports that extinct Japanese wolf appears to be the closest known wild relative of dogs. Offer to Come Back The Knoxville News Sentinel reports that the University of Tennessee is offering Anming Hu, a professor who was acquitted of charges that he hid ties to China, his position back. PNAS Papers on Myeloid Differentiation MicroRNAs, Urinary Exosomes, Maize Domestication In PNAS this week: role of microRNAs in myeloid differentiation, exosomes in urine, and more.