In The News: Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
October 21, 2021

Researchers at UNLV are tracking the Las Vegas Flu season through wastewater studies.

Yahoo!
October 21, 2021

UNLV researchers are tracking flu season through our waste water.

Popular Science
August 3, 2021

CRISPR reached a big milestone this year by treating a disease inside the body—here's what's next for the technology.

EurekAlert!
May 11, 2021

Heligenics, Inc. today announced a new collaboration with The Jackson Laboratory. This joint project will make available the functional output of Variants of Unknown Significance throughout key portion of the ERBB2 gene through the JAX Clinical Knowledgebase, a digital resource that connects clinicians and researchers around the globe in order to interpret complex cancer genomic profiles.

PR Newswire
May 11, 2021

Heligenics, Inc. today announced a new collaboration with The Jackson Laboratory (JAX). This joint project will make available the functional output of Variants of Unknown Significance (VUS) throughout key portion of the ERBB2 gene through the JAX Clinical Knowledgebase (CKB), a digital resource that connects clinicians and researchers around the globe in order to interpret complex cancer genomic profiles.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
February 9, 2021

Scientists at University of Nevada, Las Vegas have detected traces of the more infectious U.K. COVID-19 variant in wastewater samples across the Las Vegas Valley, suggesting the new strain of the virus has spread to an unknown number of people in the region.

Montana Public Radio
December 22, 2020

Reported cases of people getting reinfected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, are rare in the U.S. and none have been confirmed by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But researchers say studying possible reinfections could answer some big questions about the body’s natural immune response after being infected with the virus.

KNPR News
December 4, 2020

Scientists and public health officials are constantly on the lookout for new strains of COVID-19.

Las Vegas Sun
December 2, 2020

The roar of planes flying above the UNLV campus makes Edwin Oh wonder what strains of coronavirus visitors will bring to Las Vegas after they land at nearby McCarran International Airport.

Wall Street Journal
December 2, 2020

Back in February, when the sports world was still wondering how severe an outbreak of something called Covid-19 might be, a Colombian cyclist named Fernando Gaviria was finding out for himself.

KNPR News
December 1, 2020

Researchers at UNLV are analyzing wastewater to help understand the course of the pandemic.

KSNV-TV: News 3
December 1, 2020

With multiple COVID-19 vaccines on the horizon, it looks like months of spread and restrictions may finally have an end in sight.