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Published by the Office of Public Health Genomics (OPHG), the Update includes CDC announcements, publications, blogs and other products. The Update also includes links to genomics and health impact news and publications. The Update features genomic tests, family history, programs and practice, policy and legislation and public health science.  To receive this update electronically every week sign-up here.


Thursday, August 16, 2012       Volume 29   Number 7

Spotlight

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Type 2 Diabetes, Genes and Family History







Announcements

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Topics of the Week


Cancer

Genomics in Practice

Prenatal Testing

Funding

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CDC-Authored Genomics Publications


CDC authors are indicated in bold

Improving newborn screening follow-up in pediatric practices: quality improvement innovation network
Hinton CF, Neuspiel DR, Gubernick RS, Geleske T, Healy J, Kemper AR, Lloyd-Puryear MA, Saul RA, Thompson BH, Kaye CI. Pediatrics. 2012 Aug 6.

A report template for molecular genetic tests designed to improve communication between the clinician and laboratory
Scheuner MT, Hilborne L, Brown J, Lubin IM. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2012 Jul;16(7):761-9.

Evolutionary history and phylodynamics of influenza A and B neuraminidase (NA) genes inferred from large-scale sequence analyses
Xu J, Davis CT, Christman MC, Rivailler P, Zhong H, Donis RO, Lu G. PLoS One. 2012 ;7(7):e38665.

A smoking-associated 7-gene signature for lung cancer diagnosis and prognosis
Wan YW, Raese RA, Fortney JE, Xiao C, Luo D, Cavendish J, Gibson LF, Castranova V, Qian Y, Guo NL. Int J Oncol. 2012 Jul 16.

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