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News of the Week

Summary of industry news related to rare diseases and genetic diagnostics industry
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News of the Week

[November 24, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. At the National Society of Genetic Counselors(NSGC) annual meeting, Fulgent Genetics' Han Chao presented the benefits of parent-initiated newborn screening…

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[November 17, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. The Korean government announced that it will build a national database for 1 million people from 2024 to 2032 through The…

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[November 10, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. BC Platforms CEO Tero Silvola announced that Centogene joined the biobank analytics platform BCRquest.com. BC Platforms helps bio companies develop…

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[November 03, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. 3billion participated in the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Annual Conference, the world's largest human genetics and genomics academic conference.…

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[October 27, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. Researchers at Korea University in South Korea and the Institute for Basic Science (BIS) have identified the cause of West Syndrome.…

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[October 20, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. The FDA published guidance on what types of Clinical Decision Support(CDS) software are considered medical devices or exempted from regulation.…

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[October 13, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. This article introduces the Center for Genomics Interpretation's variant interpretation quality assessment program to help insurers better understand the quality of…

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[October 6, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. The Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine announced a collaboration with PlumCare RWE to expand its rWGS-based newborn screening program…

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[September 29, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Florida are developing an AI algorithm to calculate the risk for…

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[September 22, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. Cystinosis is a rare disease with fatal complications from abnormal cystine accumulation. Researchers at UC Santa Cruz, Stanford University, and the…

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[September 15, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. Although ACMG recommends that pediatric patients with specific symptoms undergo exome or genome sequencing tests as the first test, it still…

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[September 8, 2022] News of the Week

Rare disease diagnostics & research 1. Oxford Nanopore Technologies and Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital (AJCH) have launched a pilot program to diagnose undiagnosed rare disease patients.…

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