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EMR Data Analysis Links Gene Variants With Epilepsy Symptoms

To standardize symptom descriptions, the researchers used 286,085 terms from the Human Phenotype Ontology database to describe individual diagnoses. Overall, 102 distinct genotypes were found in the study group, with 36 causative genes.
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The DNA Company Buys AI-Driven Pain App for $30M, Forms New Venture

The intention is to use the combined expertise in functional genomics and digital therapeutics to develop a range of health apps with pain management and COVID-19 the initial foci.
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Sanford Health to Leverage Translational Software’s PGx Backbone for Precision Medicine

Sanford Health will leverage the PGx data of Translational Software to bring a precision medicine approach to primary care.
Verge Genomics has raised $32 million in Series A financing toward further development of new treatments by combining machine learning and neuroscience with experimental biology. [Source: kentoh/Getty Images]

AI-Based Drug Discoverer Verge Genomics Raises $32M in Series A Financing

Company platform designed to analyze thousands of datasets to find new targets, predict effective drugs and stratify patient subpopulations
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MyHeritage Data Breach Likely not Focused on Genomic Data

While health-related data are attractive targets, hackers are likely more interested in grabbing credit card information than genomic data
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Concerto HealthAI Enters Precision Oncology Collaboration with Pfizer

Concerto HealthAI announced today the company entered a precision oncology collaboration with Pfizer using Concerto HealthAI’s eurekaHealth platform, artificial intelligence (AI) models and data...

Scientists Report Significant Big Data Advance that Integrates Lipidomics and Transcriptomics

Researchers at the Norwich, U.K.-based Genome Analysis Center (TGAC) say they have developed a unique bioinformatics approach for identifying associations between molecules from a...
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NorthShore Taps Sema4 in Launch of System-Wide Genomics Program

Already a leader among U.S. health systems in using genomics to guide care, the strategic alliance between NorthShore and Sema4 will significantly expand NorthShore’s existing clinical genomics offerings to more than 1,000 physicians and approximately 300,000 NorthShore patients.
The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology plans to expand its research related to biological treatments and genomics-based clinical diagnosis of patients with hearing loss

U. Miami Miller School to Expand Hearing Loss Research with $3M NIH Grant

Researchers to expand genomic and phenotypic deafness database, identify genes, and conduct preclinical studies on CRISPR-based treatments.

New Approach Makes Polygenic Scores More Applicable to People of Multiple Ethnic Origins

The researchers used a combination of local ancestry deconvolution and partial polygenic score computation to account for the population-specific nature of association signals in individuals with admixed ancestry.


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