Research & Discovery The latest research news in genetics and genomics. BridGene BioSciences Develops Chemoproteomic Platform for Drug, Target Discovery Premium The IMTAC discovery platform is at the center of BridGene's efforts to identify new drugs and new targets for current drugs. 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. Vibrent Health, VCU Partner to Offer Twin Research Platform Vibrent has developed a digital research platform allowing individual investigators and other twin registries to collaborate on longitudinal studies. Analysis Finds Sibling Cascade Testing Could Be Cost Effective in Pediatric Cancer The analysis also found that about half the sibling deaths due to cancer could be averted by surveillance following cascade testing, as compared to usual care. Science Papers Present Proteo-Genomic Map of Human Health, Brain Tumor Target, Tool to Infer CNVs In Science this week: gene-protein-disease map, epigenomic and transcriptomic approach highlights potential therapeutic target for gliomas, and more Oct 13, 2021 Chronic Liver Disease Genome Sequences Point to Recurrent Mutations in Metabolic Genes Oct 13, 2021 Mayo Clinic, Personalis Ink Comprehensive Genomics Research Collaboration Oct 13, 2021 Destina Genomics, Mecwins to Jointly Develop RNA Biomarker Tests Oct 12, 2021 Arab Genome Study Improves Understanding of Migration Patterns, Haplotype Imputation Oct 12, 2021 Deepcell, University of Zurich Partner to Study Melanoma Microenvironment Oct 12, 2021 Parse Biosciences Partners With Decode Science for Australia, New Zealand Distribution Oct 12, 2021 Berkeley Lights Reports Preliminary Q3 Revenues Grow Approximately 33 Percent Oct 12, 2021 Bionano Genomics to Acquire Genome Software Firm BioDiscovery for $100M in Cash, Stock Oct 12, 2021 Labcorp, GeneCentric Partnering on Development of RNA-Based Cancer Diagnostics Oct 11, 2021 CDC, ClinGen Partner to Develop Curated List of Important Variants for Use in NGS Genetic Testing Oct 11, 2021 Protective, Risk-Linked APOE Alleles Affect Glial Cell Transcriptome Oct 11, 2021 Genomic Vision Aims to Enable Biomarker Discovery With New Telomere Length Measuring Service Premium Oct 8, 2021 IsoPlexis Raises $125M in IPO Oct 8, 2021 Barriers Prevent Diversity Within Genetics Workforce, But Some Programs Aim to Bolster Representation Oct 8, 2021 Single-Cell Analysis Elucidates Pathogenic Underpinnings of Klinefelter Syndrome Oct 6, 2021 NIH Awards $38.5M to Fund Developmental Genotype-Tissue Expression Project Oct 6, 2021 Colossal Begins Ambitious De-Extinction Plan With Elephant Sequencing Project, Despite Critics Premium Sep 30, 2021 Protein Interaction Study Offers Insight Into Cancer Genomic Data, Potential Drug Targets Sep 30, 2021 Epigenetic Control of Glioma Cell States Elucidated in New Studies Sep 30, 2021 Multi-Ancestry GWAS Leads to Loci Linked to Hundreds of Human Phenotypes 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.