The future of genomic medicine: can it fulfil its promises?

Pharma Phorum

Here he gives us a deeper look at how genomic medicine is evolving and the barriers that are preventing it from reaching its full potential. I saw this, in particular, with the finishing of the human genome,” says Charlie. “At

The architect of genome folding

Scienmag

Epigenetic regulator HPI1a drives de novo genome reorganization in early Drosophila embryos Credit: MPI of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, F. Zenk The DNA molecule is not naked in the nucleus.

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ERS Genomics and NUVISAN ICB Sign CRISPR/Cas9 License Agreement

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Dalrada Financial Corporation Enters Genomics Market, Launches Empower Genomics Subsidiary of Dalrada Health

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Dalrada Financial Corporation Enters Genomics Market, Launches Empower Genomics Subsidiary of Dalrada Health Dalrada Financial Corporation Enters Genomics Market, Launches Empower Genomics Subsidiary of Dalrada Health SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$DFCO #DFCO—Dalrada Financial Corp.

Acuity Spatial Genomics Announces Formation to Open up New Frontiers for in situ, Spatial 3D Genomics

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Acuity Spatial Genomics Announces Formation to Open up New Frontiers for in situ, Spatial 3D Genomics Acuity Spatial Genomics Announces Formation to Open up New Frontiers for in situ, Spatial 3D Genomics Acuity Technology Enables the Possibility to See the … Continue reading → Business Wire

64 human genomes as new reference for global genetic diversity

Scienmag

Publication in Science Credit: David Porubsky, University of Washington In 2001, the International Human Genome Sequencing Consortium announced the first draft of the human genome reference sequence.

ERS Genomics signs CRISPR license agreement with Otsuka

Pharma Times

License grants Otsuka access to CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing technology

ERS Genomics Licenses CRISPR Gene Editing Technology to Otsuka Pharmaceutical

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Eurofins Genomics Launches Cost-Effective SARS-CoV-2 full-length Viral Genome Sequencing Services Essential in the Identification of Viral Mutations

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Oxford start-up Base Genomics acquired by Exact Sciences

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Acquisition will enable Base Genomics to accelerate clinical and commercial development

ERS Genomics and ZeClinics Sign CRISPR/Cas9 License Agreement

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Genome sequencing accelerates cancer detection

Scienmag

Researchers have developed a statistical model that uses genomic data to predict the risk of developing cancer of the oesophagus Credit: Spence Phillips / EMBL-EBI Oesophageal cancer is the eighth most common cancer worldwide.

ERS Genomics and Setsuro Tech Sign CRISPR/Cas9 License Agreement

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Parexel, NeoGenomics partner on oncology genomics project

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The two companies will work to advance precision cancer medicine by harnessing genomics data in trial design, recruitment, site selection and other areas.

Fabric Genomics to Co-market Comprehensive Sample-to-Genomic Analysis Sequencing Solutions for Hereditary Genetics

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Rare Disease Diagnosis: Why Tackling the Genomic Analysis Bottleneck is Key to Advancing Precision Medicine

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For more information on tackling this “genomic analysis bottleneck,” watch this on-demand webinar. HS: Due to the heterogeneity of the rare disease population, there are many relevant gene lists, and the genomic data analysis of these patients covers almost 2,000 different genetic targets.

Genome sequencing shows coronavirus variation drives pandemic surges

Scienmag

Fusing classical epidemiology and genomics is a tool for future pandemics Genome sequencing of thousands of SARS-CoV-2 samples shows that surges of COVID-19 cases are driven by the appearance of new coronavirus variants, according to new research from the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis published April 1 in Scientific Reports. […].

Genome-editing tool TALEN outperforms CRISPR-Cas9 in tightly packed DNA

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— Researchers used single-molecule imaging to compare the genome-editing tools CRISPR-Cas9 and TALEN. Their experiments revealed that TALEN is up to five times more efficient than CRISPR-Cas9 in parts of the genome, called heterochromatin, that are densely packed.

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University of Maryland co-publishes the first full reference genome for rye

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Reference genome provides an invaluable resource for crop improvement across wheat, barley, triticale, and rye Credit: Markus Spiske, public domain As one of the founding members of the International Rye Genome Sequencing Group (IRGSG), the University of Maryland (UMD) co-published the first full reference genome sequence for rye in Nature Genetics.

Genome sequenced for pesky pumpkin pathogen

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Credit: Montgomery Flack URBANA, Ill. – Pumpkin growers dread the tiny tan scabs that form on their fruit, each lesion a telltale sign of bacterial spot disease.

Ocean Genomics Partners With Geninus to Co-Develop RNA-Based Biomarkers and Advance Research

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China Genome-Based Drug Industry Report 2021: Historical Data (2010, 2015 and 2020) and Long-Term Forecasts (2021-2030) – ResearchAndMarkets.com

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China Genome-Based Drug Industry Report 2021: Historical Data (2010, 2015 and 2020) and Long-Term Forecasts (2021-2030) – ResearchAndMarkets.com China Genome-Based Drug Industry Report 2021: Historical Data (2010, 2015 and 2020) and Long-Term Forecasts (2021-2030) – ResearchAndMarkets.com DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Genome-Based Drug … Continue reading → Business Wire

App analyzes coronavirus genome on a smartphone

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Credit: Dr Ira Deveson A new mobile app has made it possible to analyse the genome of the SARS-CoV-2 virus on a smartphone in less than half an hour.

Advanced imaging technology captures translation of the maternal genome

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Nowakowski An international collaboration among researchers from Finland, Sweden, UK and the USA has captured ribosomes translating messenger RNA expressed from the maternally inherited mitochondrial genome. Credit: A. Amunts and D.

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Global Single Cell Genomics Market to 2025 – Featuring 10X Genomics, Bio-Rad and Dolomite Bio Among Others – ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Global Single Cell Genomics Market to 2025 – Featuring 10X Genomics, Bio-Rad and Dolomite Bio Among Others – ResearchAndMarkets.com Global Single Cell Genomics Market to 2025 – Featuring 10X Genomics, Bio-Rad and Dolomite Bio Among Others – ResearchAndMarkets.com DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The … Continue reading → Business Wire

Global Genomics Partnering Terms and Agreements Report/Directory 2020: Access to Over 1000 Genomics Deal Records and Contract Documents – ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Global Genomics Partnering Terms and Agreements Report/Directory 2020: Access to Over 1000 Genomics Deal Records and Contract Documents – ResearchAndMarkets.com Global Genomics Partnering Terms and Agreements Report/Directory 2020: Access to Over 1000 Genomics Deal Records and Contract Documents – ResearchAndMarkets.com … Continue reading → Business Wire

Genome editing to treat human retinal degeneration

Scienmag

Credit: Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers New Rochelle, NY, January 19, 2021–Gene editing therapies, including CRISPR-Cas systems, offer the potential to correct mutations causing inherited retinal degenerations, a leading cause of blindness.

#news #biotech Scaling up genome editing in tiny worms

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Biotechnology, Pharma and Biopharma News – Research – Science – Lifescience ://Biotech-Biopharma-Pharma: Scaling up genome editing in tiny worms.Understanding the effects of specific mutations in gene regulatory regions—the sections of DNA and RNA that turn genes on and off—is … Continue reading → #news

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Congenica and Camtech Diagnostics agree strategic partnership to support genomic analysis platform expansion in Asia

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Congenica and Camtech Diagnostics agree strategic partnership to support genomic analysis platform expansion in Asia Congenica and Camtech Diagnostics agree strategic partnership to support genomic analysis platform expansion in Asia Congenica and Camtech Diagnostics agree strategic partnership to support genomic … Continue reading → GlobeNewswire

Bluestar Genomics Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for First-of-Its-Kind Pancreatic Cancer Screening Test

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Bluestar Genomics gains FDA Breakthrough Device designation for pancreatic can

Scienmag

Company accelerates commercialization efforts to address a million at-risk patients’ unmet needs Bluestar Genomics announces today it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Breakthrough Device designation for its proprietary noninvasive pancreatic cancer detection test in patients with new-onset diabetes. The FDA’s Breakthrough Device program accelerates the development of medical devices that have the potential […].

Somatic Variant Calling Is Added to OmniTier’s CompStor Novos® Genomics Analysis Appliance

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Somatic Variant Calling Is Added to OmniTier’s CompStor Novos® Genomics Analysis Appliance Somatic Variant Calling Is Added to OmniTier’s CompStor Novos® Genomics Analysis Appliance SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS

Interpreting the human genome’s instruction manual

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#news #biotech First full reference genome for rye published

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Biotechnology, Pharma and Biopharma News – Research – Science – Lifescience ://Biotech-Biopharma-Pharma: First full reference genome for rye published.As one of the founding members of the International Rye Genome Sequencing Group (IRGSG), the University of Maryland (UMD) co-published the … Continue reading → #news

ERS Genomics and G+FLAS Life Sciences sign CRISPR/Cas9 license agreement

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PrecisionLife Continues Growth and Expansion With Acquisition of Danish Genomic Analytics Innovator GenoKey

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Open data on malaria genomes will help combat drug resistance

Scienmag

This release represents the world’s largest resource of genomic data on malaria parasite evolution and drug resistance Genome variation data on more than 7,000 malaria parasites from 28 endemic countries is released today (24 February) in Wellcome Open Research.

Landmark study details sequencing of 64 full human genomes to better capture genetic diversity

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Scott Devine, PhD 64 human genomes sequenced will serve as new reference for genetic variation and predisposition to human diseases Credit: NIH Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) co-authored a study, published today in the journal Science, that details the sequencing of 64 full human genomes.

#news #biotech Genome editing in farm animals: Chickens and pigs with integrated genetic scissors

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Biotechnology, Pharma and Biopharma News – Research – Science – Lifescience ://Biotech-Biopharma-Pharma: Genome editing in farm animals: Chickens and pigs with integrated genetic scissors.Researchers at the TUM have demonstrated a way to efficiently study molecular mechanisms of disease resistance … Continue reading → #news

Hybrid microbes: Genome transfer between different bacteria strains explored

Scienmag

The team analysed genome transfer between bacteria of different lineages. Bacteria integrate genetic material from other bacterial strains more easily than previously thought, which can lead to improved fitness and accelerated evolution. This is shown in a recent study by biophysicists at the University of Cologne. The study was published in the journal PNAS. In […]. Chemistry AND Physics Biomechanics/Biophysics Chemistry/Physics/Materials Sciences

Genethon and WhiteLab Genomics Join Forces to Enhance Gene Therapy Through Artificial Intelligence

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#news #biotech A Swiss army knife for genomic data

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Biotechnology, Pharma and Biopharma News – Research – Science – Lifescience ://Biotech-Biopharma-Pharma: A Swiss army knife for genomic data.A good way to find out what a cell is doing—whether it is growing out of control as in cancers, or … Continue reading → #news

German program using whole genome sequencing to diagnose rare diseases and cancer risk

BioPharma Reporter

A program at the University Hospital of TÃbingen is the first in Germany to use whole genome sequencing (WGS) to improve the diagnosis of rare diseases and hereditary cancers.