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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, October 18, 2012       Volume 29   Number 16

Spotlight

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Cascade Screening and Public Health Action in Genomics

 


Outbreak Investigations

Genomics Training and Competencies

Return of Individual Results of Genomic Research.

Personal Genomics

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Spina Bifida Month

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Topics of the Week


Cancer

Family History

Genomics in Practice

Genomic Testing

Newborn Screening

Pharmacogenomics

Public Health Sciences

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CDC-Authored Genomics Publications


CDC authors are indicated in bold

Human papillomavirus genotypes in high grade cervical lesions in the United States
Hariri S, Unger ER, Powell SE, Bauer HM, Bennett NM, Bloch KC, Niccolai LM, Schafer S, Steinau M, Markowitz LE. J Infect Dis. 2012 Oct 8.

WHO recommendations for the viruses to be used in the 2012 Southern Hemisphere influenza vaccine: epidemiology, antigenic and genetic characteristics of influenza A(H1N1)pdm09, A(H3N2) and B influenza viruses collected from February to September 2011
Klimov AI, Garten R, Russell C, Barr IG, Besselaar TG, Daniels R, Engelhardt OG, Grohmann G, Itamura S, Kelso A, McCauley J, Odagiri T, Smith D, Tashiro M, Xu X, Webby R, Wang D, Ye Z, Yuelong S, Zhang W, Cox N. Vaccine. 2012 Oct 5;30(45):6461-71.

Genetic diversity among Clostridium botulinum strains harboring bont/A2 and bont/A3 genes
Luquez C, Raphael BH, Joseph LA, Meno SR, Fernandez RA, Maslanka SE. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012 Oct 5.

Complete genome sequence of Ikoma lyssavirus
Marston DA, Ellis RJ, Horton DL, Kuzmin IV, Wise EL, McElhinney LM, Banyard AC, Ngeleja C, Keyyu J, Cleaveland S, Lembo T, Rupprecht CE, Fooks AR. J Virol. 2012 Sep;86(18):10242-3.

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