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Focus Diagnostics' Simplexa Direct test for herpes simplex viruses 1 & 2 was its first molecular test for the viruses and seventh overall to get FDA clearance.

The new center will provide a common space for scientists from various disciplines to work on computational and statistical challenges.

The initiative aims to educate patients and healthcare providers about the benefits and limitations of NIPT screening and how to interpret the results.

The Copenhagen-based company continues its relationship with Aarhus University Hospital by licensing the prostate cancer biomarkers.

Foundation's NGS test also found clinically actionable genomic alterations in more than 90 percent of patient samples. 

This week in Nature: Researchers describe the adaptation of organisms to environmental changes, while another study provides new insights into pig domestication.

The blog Sartorial Science seeks to challenge the stereotype of scientists as frumpy, messy, clueless dressers.

While one researcher says cloning the mammoth may be decades away, if successful, it may lead to a theme park of species that would no longer be extinct.

DNA Sequencing is being used by researchers in California to survey fish and marine life as part of a conservation effort.

Sep
17
Sponsored by
Omicia

This online seminar will provide examples of how commercial and hospital-affiliated clinical labs are successfully developing and deploying high-throughput next-generation sequencing-based testing services for genetic diseases. 

Oct
15
Sponsored by
Parabase

This webinar will discuss the benefits of a rapid targeted next-generation sequencing (TNGS) panel, using dried blood spots, for second-tier newborn metabolic and hearing loss screening and its immediate utility for high-risk diagnostic testing in the neonatal intensive care unit. 

Oct
29
Sponsored by
Lucigen

This webinar will focus on a range of research and clinical applications enabled by improvements in mate pair technology for whole genome sequencing.