Genome Sequencing

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Name: Genome Sequencing
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Don’t put your money where your mouth is

Not a surprise to me but yikes nonetheless : In the first comprehensive study of the DNA on dollar bills, researchers at New York University’s Dirty Money Project found that currency is a medium of exchange for hundreds of different kinds of bacteria ... [Published Marginal Revolution - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Predict What Your Future Children Look Like in "Virtual Embryos"

SRemember those slightly horrifying sites that mash up two faces to tell you what your hypothetical babies might look like? With genome sequencing and "virtual embryos," we might actually be able to do that—using science. Those days are not quite here ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Researcher looks at public perceptions around newborn testing

While 94 per cent of Canadians surveyed said they would participate in public health programs that screen newborns for a specific number of genetic conditions, only 80 per cent said they would be willing to participate in screening that would sequence ... [Published Medical Xpress - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Edico Genome Aims at Data Processing Bottleneck in Genome Sequencing

With the arrival of next-generation gene sequencing machines like the Illumina (NASDAQ: ILMN) HiSeq X Ten, medicine has been moving to develop new ways of using genomic data to treat patients. Last month, for example, J. Craig Venter unveiled plans t ... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

How Private is Your DNA-Critical Conversations on Emerging T…

Critical Conversations on Emerging Technology Presents: How Private is Your DNADate of the Event:Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 7:30pmHow Private is Your DNAFeaturing Troy Duster, Emeritus Professor, Sociology, UC BerkeleyJeremy Gruber, President, Council ... [Published San Bruno Patch - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Human genome sequencing: the real ethical dilemmas

Sequencing the human genome poses ethical questions as highlighted in the 1997 film, Gattaca. Photograph: raul2010/Creative Commons Good science fiction always tries to be thought-provoking about the present, not just the future. Rarely has this been ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Analytica 2014: An editor's view

‘The same machines you see here are used in applications from food testing to looking at cancer’, one exhibitor told me during the 2014 Analytica Trade Show in Munich.Maybe that shouldn’t be as surprising as I found it. I guess when you think about it, ... [Published Food Quality News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Cheaper 'Gene Panel' Screening May Reveal Cancer Risks

(HealthDay News) -- A new study found that 10 percent of women with a personal or family history of breast or other cancers had at least one gene mutation that would lead their doctors to recommend changes in their routine care, including increased cancer ... [Published Philly.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Cheaper ‘Gene Panel’ Screening May Reveal Cancer Risks

(HealthDay News) — A new study found that 10 percent of women with a personal or family history of breast or other cancers had at least one gene mutation that would lead their doctors to recommend changes in their routine care, including increased cancer ... [Published Health.com - Apr 14 2014]
Entities: Cancer, BRCA1, Mutation
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Bioethicist talks personal genomics

Dov Greenbaum is a professor at the Yale School of Medicine and a practicing intellectual property attorney who studies the bioethical issues in personal genomics. With the cost of genome sequencing falling from several million dollars to a few thousand ... [Published Yale Daily News - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

High Incidence Rate in Several US States Offer Opportunity for Market Players

The explosion of method anticipate personalized cancer treatment through development of high end sequencing methods along with exponential decline in the cost of sequencing. A significant decline in the cost of is likely to generate a potential market ... [Published MyNewsDesk - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Combine Solicitation - Whole Genome Sequencing of 256 Core Sorghum Mutants

Notice Type: Combine SolicitationPosted Date: 11-APR-14Office Address: Department of Agriculture ; Agricultural Research Service ; Western Business Service CenterSubject: Whole Genome Sequencing of 256 Core Sorghum MutantsClassification Code: A - Research ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 14 2014]

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...Saraswati Sukumar, professor of oncology at Johns Hopkins University. "Our assay shows great potential for development as a clinical laboratory test for monitoring therapy and disease progression and recurrence. If it is determined early that a treatment is not working, clinicians can save time and switch to a different therapy."
...According to the organization's website, its vision is "to help shape the future of life sciences through excellence in bioinformatics" . How can this be achieved?
Geisinger Health System, the pioneering integrated care network, is "perfectly designed to do a huge number of experiments in both the provider and payer sides" said its Chief Executive Officer Glenn Steele Jr., MD, on Thursday
In March, Dr. Coleen Boyle, director of CDC's National CenterCenter on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, said during a press conference, "The number of children diagnosed with autism continues to rise. More is understood about autism than ever before, but these numbers are an important reminder for a need for answers." Dr. Boyle says the increased autism rates are thought to be a combination of increased awareness, better diagnosis by doctors and communities and increased...

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Don’t put your money where your mouth is [Published Marginal Revolution - Apr 19 2014]
Reasons Why Technology Will Change Healthcare F... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 18 2014]
Exciting Advances: Growth of HPC in the Life Sc... [Published Scientific Computing - Apr 18 2014]
Predict What Your Future Children Look Like in ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 18 2014]
Predict What Your Future Children Look Like in ... [Published Gizmodo - Apr 18 2014]
Isolation and characterization of H9N2 influenz... [Published 7thSpace - Apr 18 2014]
Geisinger shows how data drives change [Published HealthCareIT News - Apr 17 2014]
Feature: Autism—more than a month-long concern [Published Pacific Sun - Apr 17 2014]
Austrian Listeria outbreaks came from different... [Published Food Quality News - Apr 17 2014]
Researcher looks at public perceptions around n... [Published Medical Xpress - Apr 17 2014]
Researcher looks at public perceptions around n... [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 17 2014]
Edico Genome Aims at Data Processing Bottleneck... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 17 2014]
Edico Genome Aims at Data Processing Bottleneck... [Published Xconomy - Apr 17 2014]
NEJM: Emergence of Zaire Ebola Virus Disease in... [Published H5N1 - Apr 17 2014]
How Private is Your DNA-Critical Conversations ... [Published San Bruno Patch - Apr 16 2014]
Human genome sequencing: the real ethical dilemmas [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
In Their Own Words: Cylance Founder And CEO Stu... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 16 2014]
Analytica 2014: An editor's view [Published Food Quality News - Apr 16 2014]
Brain cancer in children – new hope for treatment [Published Destination Sante - Apr 15 2014]
Mintoo out to crack his own DNA [Published Bdnews24.com - Apr 15 2014]
Cheaper 'Gene Panel' Screening May Reveal Cance... [Published Philly.com - Apr 15 2014]
Deep Targeted Sequencing for Breast Cancer Care [Published General Medicine eJournal - Apr 15 2014]
Bioethicist talks personal genomics [Published Yale Daily News - Apr 15 2014]
High Incidence Rate in Several US States Offer ... [Published MyNewsDesk - Apr 15 2014]
Covaris Presents New Educational Webinar Highli... [Published PRWeb - Apr 15 2014]
GenePeeks uses 'digital embryo' to screen for g... [Published FZ.com - Apr 15 2014]
SNPdryad: predicting deleterious non-synonymous... [Published Bionity.com - Apr 15 2014]
News Scan for Apr 14, 2014 [Published Centre For Infectious Disease Research and Policy - Apr 15 2014]
Cheaper ‘Gene Panel’ Screening May Reveal Cance... [Published Health.com - Apr 14 2014]
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Don’t put your money where your mouth is [Published Marginal Revolution - Apr 19 2014]
Not a surprise to me but yikes nonetheless : In the first comprehensive study of the DNA on dollar bills, researchers at New York University’s Dirty Money Project found that currency is a medium of exchange for hundreds of different kinds of bacteria ...
NEJM: Emergence of Zaire Ebola Virus Disease in... [Published H5N1 - Apr 17 2014]
Thanks to Greg Folkers for sending the link to this NEJM report: Emergence of Zaire Ebola Virus Disease in Guinea — Preliminary Report. The abstract:In March 2014, the World Health Organization was notified of an outbreak of a communicable disease characterized ...
Cheaper 'Gene Panel' Screening May Reveal Cance... [Published MedlinePlus Health News - Apr 14 2014]
Study suggests this as alternative to whole genome sequencing Source: HealthDayRelated MedlinePlus Pages: Genes and Gene Therapy , Women's Health ...
RAID Inc. Releases New White Paper: Storing and... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Apr 10 2014]
ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwired - Apr 10, 2014) -   RAID Inc. has released a new white paper focusing on the benefits and efficiencies achieved for work in the life sciences industry by a new storage solution: Storing and Managing Petabytes of Genome Sequencing ...
Mardis, Wilson named to endowed professorships [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 04 2014]
Elaine R. Mardis, PhD, and Richard K. Wilson, PhD, both renowned for discoveries in the field of genomics, have been named to endowed professorships at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Mardis has been named the inaugural Robert ...
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Personal Genome Diagnostics Licenses Technology... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 21 2014]
Healthcare VC Dr. Dinesh Patel to serve on Tute... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 05 2013]
Personal Genome Diagnostics and MolecularMD Col... [Published PR Newswire - Oct 25 2013]
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