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Big Data genomics researchers call for cloud support

Improved support of cloud infrastructure is essential to the delivery of the next generation of treatments for major diseases like cancer
Thu, 2015-07-09 13:03

Today in the journal Nature prominent researchers from Canada, Europe and the U.S. have made a powerful call to major funding agencies, asking them to commit to establishing a global genomic data commons in the cloud that could be easily accessed by authorized researchers worldwide.

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Whole-genome sequencing as part of newborn screening?

Ethical, legal and social issues should be weighed before adopting the technology in public programs, researchers argue
Wed, 2014-03-26 14:45

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Organization: McGill University
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You are what your father eats

McGill study suggests that a father’s diet before conception plays a crucial role in the health of his offspring
Tue, 2013-12-10 11:11

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