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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 30, 2012       Volume 29   Number 9

Spotlight

newborn

Public health genomics in action: Newborn screening





CDC Updated List of Genomic Tests by Levels of Evidence: Cancer Genomics


Family health history included in stage 2 meaningful use of electronic health records. Read the CMS Final Rule, page 633. [PDF 1.80 MB] Read the ONC Final Rule, page 456. [PDF 1.25 MB]



 

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CDC-Authored Genomics Publications


CDC authors are indicated in bold

Antiviral activity of nucleoside analogues against norovirus
Costantini VP, Whitaker T, Barclay L, Lee D, McBrayer TR, Schinazi RF, Vinje J. Antivir Ther. 2012 Aug 14.

Pathogenicity and transmission in pigs of the novel A(H3N2)v influenza virus isolated from humans and characterization of swine H3N2 viruses isolated in 2010-2011
Kitikoon P, Vincent AL, Gauger PC, Schlink SN, Bayles DO, Gramer MR, Darnell D, Webby RJ, Lager KM, Swenson SL, Klimov A. J Virol. 2012 Jun;86(12):6804-14.

Virological and molecular characterization of a simian human immunodeficiency virus (SHIV) encoding the envelope and reverse transcriptase genes from HIV-1
Pal R, Galmin L, Pereira LE, Li B, Zhang J, Li D, Francis J, McNicholl JM, Weiss DE, Smith JM. Virology. 2012 Oct 10;432(1):173-83.

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