QIAGEN agrees with BGI Tech to provide services based on the Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD) in Greater China

The collaboration follows QIAGEN’s integration with BIOBASE earlier this year BGI Tech will provide services to the Greater China market with the widely used HGMD literature source The collaboration is QIAGEN’s next step forward in expanding in emerging markets Shenzhen, China and Wolfenbuettel, Germany, July 29, 2014 – QIAGEN and BGI Tech Solutions Co., Ltd. » Read More

QIAGEN integrates content from BIOBASE, including widely adopted HGMD, with its leading offering for biological data interpretation

New biomedical content resources strengthen QIAGEN’s industry-leading bioinformatics portfolio Expansion will offer clinical researchers the most comprehensive, high-quality and up-to-date literature source for gene variant and disease phenotype associations Expert-curated hereditary variants from HGMD are now available to customers using QIAGEN’s Ingenuity Variant Analysis – shows commitment to use synergies for rapid integration. HILDEN, Germany, » Read More

Murdoch Childrens Research Institute appoints BIOBASE for distribution of POSSUMweb dysmorphology database

Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia’s largest child health research institute, today announced an agreement with BIOBASE, the leading provider of expert-curated biological databases, software and services for life science researchers. The agreement will see BIOBASE become the exclusive worldwide distributor of the Institute’s web-based dysmorphology database, POSSUMweb (Pictures Of Standard Syndromes and Undiagnosed Malformations). POSSUMweb » Read More

BIOBASE Launches PharmacoGenomic Mutation Database (PGMD™) – a Knowledge-base Containing Genetic Variants that Affect Drug Response

October 23, 2013

The Human Gene Mutation Database: building a comprehensive mutation repository for clinical and molecular genetics, diagnostic testing and personalized genomic medicine.

Human Genetics, September 2013

HGMD®: An Independent Comparison vs. Other Variant Resources

Prompted by the explosion of information coming from massively parallel sequencing efforts, the challenges associated with analyzing such large data sets and the importance of databases which accurately catalog characterized variant-disease relationships to those analysis efforts, two recent publications provide an independent review of available variant resources. Peterson et al. and Johnston et al. (see » Read More

New Research Published Compared the Human Genomes Using HGMD

BBC News announced today, that the new research, published in the recent article on Deleterious- and Disease-Allele Prevalence in Healthy Individuals: Insights from Current Predictions, Mutation Databases, and Population-Scale Re-sequencing in The American Society of Human Genome publication, compared the genomes of 179 participants, with a database of human mutations developed at Cardiff University. This is » Read More

ANNOVAR Appoints BIOBASE for Commercial Distribution


Cypher Genomics Selects BIOBASE Genome Trax Knowledgebase for Variant Analysis


Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine Appoints BIOBASE Genome Trax™ to Identify Human Genome Variations