The high schooler was studying cancer biomarkers in a George Mason University lab when her familial experiences with Lyme disease sparked an idea.
December 1, 2015|
December 2015's selection of notable quotes
September 22, 2015|
The genomic entrepreneur has struck a deal with a South African health insurer to sequence the exomes of its customers.
May 11, 2015|
Researchers identify people by the unique combinations of microbes found in and on their bodies.
August 28, 2014|
Updated guidelines expand upon existing policy to include more kinds of data.
March 25, 2014|
Four UK research funding agencies firm up their stance against deliberate attempts by researchers to re-identify supposedly anonymous study participants.
October 1, 2013|
While genomic data sharing is essential for research, scientists must work to keep sensitive, potentially damaging information under wraps.
July 1, 2013|
Researchers and bioethicists need to take advantage of events such as the recent publication of the HeLa genome to engage the public on topics of privacy, biobank regulation, and more.
June 24, 2013|
A company has been ordered to stop estimating Icelanders’ genotypes and linking them to hospital records.
May 3, 2013|
The names and addresses of people participating in the Personal Genome Project can be easily tracked down despite such data being left off their online profiles.