The Medical Genome Initiative Company Profile

03:05 EDT 19th October 2019 | BioPortfolio

The Medical Genome Initiative is a consortium of leading clinical laboratories and research organizations in the U.S. and Canada with a mission to expand access to high-quality clinical whole genome sequencing (cWGS) for the diagnosis of genetic disease. The initial focus of the Medical Genome Initiative will be to publish recommended laboratory and clinical practices for cWGS, along with common clinical research frameworks for demonstrating its value.

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Funding for genome sequencing hopes to revolutionise cancer treatments

Companies involved in whole genome sequencing to help analyse cancer can now apply for a share of £5.4 million thanks to a new government initiative.

New York Genome Center awarded $1.5M CZI grant for single-cell analysis toolkit

(New York Genome Center) Scientists at the New York Genome Center (NYGC) and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have been awarded a $1.5 million collaborative grant over three years from the ...

Genome Medical and Renown Health team up to give patients genetic counseling and educational services

As part of the partnership, select participants in the Healthy Nevada Project can get counseling and other genetic services from Genome Medical.

AMA Launches Practice Transformation Initiative to Combat Physician Burnout

– The American Medical Association (AMA) launches Practice Transformation Initiative to combat the root causes of physician burnout and dissatisfaction. – The Practice Transformation Initi...

Inscripta introduces benchtop digital genome engineering platform Onyx

Gene-editing technology provider Inscripta has launched the Onyx Digital Genome Engineering platform, a fully automated benchtop instrument for genome-scale engineering. In addition, the Genome Engine...

Telegenomics Company Genome Medical Nabs $23M to Bring Genomic Medicine to Everyday Care

Genome Medical, a leading nationwide telegenomics company providing genomic-based medicine, today announced that it has raised $23 million in Series B financing to accelerate the development of its t...

Second Genome’s McClure Joins Aligos as Chief Medical Officer

Matthew McClure has been appointed executive vice president and chief medical officer of South San Francisco-based Aligos Therapeutics. He was most recently the chief medical officer of Second Genome....

Asking the right questions about genome editing

Asking the right questions about genome editing The debate surrounding genome editing continues. As you might expect, the Nuffield Council on Bioethics (NCOB) has taken a close interest and is follow...

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Student Leadership Development Initiative: A Pilot for a Sustainable, Replicable Model for Incorporating Leadership into Medical Education.

Today's medical students are tomorrow's leaders. As leadership training becomes incorporated into undergraduate medical education, there is a need for validated educational models that are both effect...

Early Impact of the State Innovation Models Initiative on Diagnosed Diabetes Prevalence Among Adults and Hospitalizations Among Diagnosed Adults.

The State Innovation Models (SIM) Initiative invested $254 million in 6 states in Round 1 to accelerate delivery system and payment reforms.

Implementing and Evaluating the Impact of a Nurse-Led Oral Care Initiative.

Nursing interventions in oral hygiene have been shown to be important for health promotion and illness prevention. This medical center advanced a registered nurse (RN)-led oral health initiative to in...

All of Us Research.

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has joined the movement of big data by establishing a new research initiative to collect comprehensive health data from over 1 million U.S. citizens to better u...

Undergraduate ENT education: A single institution pilot study of a peer-led teaching initiative.

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Investigating the Feasibility and Implementation of Whole Genome Sequencing in Patients With Suspected Genetic Disorder

The study "Investigating the Feasibility and Implementation of Whole Genome Sequencing in Patients With Suspected Genetic Disorder" is a research study that aims to explore the use of whol...

Whole Genome Sequencing in the Detection of Rare Undiagnosed Genetic Diseases in Children in China

To assess the indications and diagnostic efficiency of whole genome sequencing (WGS) in pediatric patients with unexplained intellectual disability/developmental delay, multiple congenital...

The VetSeq Study: a Pilot Study of Genome Sequencing in Veteran Care

The VetSeq Study is a pilot intervention study exploring the feasibility of integrating genome sequencing into clinical care at the VA Boston Healthcare System.

Whole Genome Trio Sequencing as a Standard Routine Test in Patients With Rare Diseases - "GENOME FIRST APPROACH"

The GENOME FIRST APPROACH project will enroll patients (n = 450) and their healthy parents with unclear molecular cause of the disease, suspected genetic cause of the disease and the healt...

The Goals of Care Initiative

A single site hybrid implement-evaluation stepped wedge cluster randomised controlled trial in which cancer cluster groups (lung, colorectal, breast, renal, ovarian, upper GI & sarcoma) ar...

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The Medical Genome Initiative

The Medical Genome Initiative is a consortium of leading clinical laboratories and research organizations in the U.S. and Canada with a mission to expand access to high-quality cl...

German Human Genome Project

In June 1995 Germany joined the international efforts of the Human Genome Project. The German Human Genome Project (DHGP) is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and ...


NanoMech Inc., (, was founded in 2002 and creates advanced engineering materials through patent and patent-pending nano-inspired and nano-manufactured product ...


Genome Canada is the primary funding and information resource relating to genomics and proteomics in Canada. Dedicated to developing and implementing a national strategy in genomics and proteomics res...

Berkeley Drosophila Genome Project

The Berkeley Drosophila Genome Project (BDGP) is a consortium of the Drosophila Genome Center, funded by the National Human Genome Research Institute, National Cancer Institute, and Howard Hughes Medi...

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Bioinformatics is the application of computer software and hardware to the management of biological data to create useful information. Computers are used to gather, store, analyze and integrate biological and genetic information which can then be applied...

DNA sequencing
DNA sequencing is the process of determining the precise order of nucleotides within a DNA molecule. During DNA sequencing, the bases of a small fragment of DNA are sequentially identified from signals emitted as each fragment is re-synthesized from a ...

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