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ACMG 3.0 List Released

May 20, 2021 - 03:17PM - by Henry Walker

The new ACMG 3.0 list was published this morning, updating it to 73 genes.

Link to updated list: https://emerge-network.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/2021.ACMGv3_.0List.pdf

Link to policy update: https://emerge-network.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/2021.ACMG_SF_PolicyUpdate.pdf

NIH Office of Data Science Strategy Releases Four Notices of Special Interest that Address Workforce/Strategic Gaps in Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning

April 19, 2021 - 08:57PM - by Henry Walker

The NIH Office of Data Science Strategy has recently released four Notices of Special Interest that may be of interest to NHGRI-funded investigators. Through these notices, supplemental funding is being made available for foundational activities toward creating a FAIR data ecosystem, addressing strategic gaps in serving and partnering with AI/ML communities, and addressing the workforce gap for AI/ML in biomedicine. For any questions, contact the NHGRI program director of the grant you wish to supplement, as well as the scientific point of contact named in the NOSI.

  1. Administrative Supplements to Support Enhancement of Software Tools for Open Science (https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-21-091.html) – expires May 16, 2021
  1. Support for existing data repositories to align with FAIR and TRUST principles and evaluate usage, utility, and impact (https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-21-089.html) – expires May 21, 2021
  1. Administrative Supplements for Workforce Development at the Interface of Information Sciences, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI/ML), and Biomedical Sciences (https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-21-079.html) – expires May 15, 2021
  1. Administrative Supplements to Support Collaborations to Improve the AI/ML-Readiness of NIH-Supported Data (https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-21-094.html) – expires May 27, 2021

Invitae to partner with eMERGE as a clinical affiliate to investigate monogenic risk of conditions

April 08, 2021 - 04:58PM - by Henry Walker

Link to press release: https://ir.invitae.com/news-and-events/press-releases/press-release-details/2021/Invitae-joins-NIH-sponsored-study-aimed-at-improving-understanding-of-the-links-between-genes-and-cancer-heart-disease-and-other-conditions/default.aspx

Dr. Lori Orlando 2021 PROSE Award Recognition

March 25, 2021 - 01:11PM - by Henry Walker

The Network would like to congratulate Lori Orlando, MD, for winning the Association of American Publishers 2021 PROSE Award for Clinical Medicine for her newly published book, "Managing Health in the Genomic Era: A Guide to Family Health History and Disease Risk"! This is a profound achievement and we wish for Lori to have continued success!


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