Genetics, Genomics & Molecular Diagnostics News

The company emerged from stealth mode this month and traces roots to both rocket maker SpaceX and the shuttered sequencing company Halcyon Molecular. 

Proponents believe the Million European Genomes Alliance will spur research, stimulate the life sciences economy, and ultimately improve clinical care.

Meeting organizer Jennifer Doudna explained how CRISPR has become an everyday research tool and how next year's meeting will feature more diverse applications.

The study confirmed 17 previously identified loci, and uncovered 14 new ones that researchers hope can improve understanding of BCC pathogenesis and inform strategies for prevention.

In Science this week: role for epigenetic in neuronal excitability, and more.

The new Office of Research Integrity director is grappling with complaints from her staff, according to ScienceInsider.

Italian researchers link SNPs in the PDSS2 gene to coffee consumption in a new paper.

A gene-editing ban has been interpreted to include mitochondrial transfer, Technology Review reports.

Sep
30

This webinar highlights important features and demonstrates the practical aspects of using the NCBI BLAST service.

Jun
23
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This on-demand webinar demonstrates how automated liquid handling workstations can reduce bottlenecks in library preparation for next-generation sequencing, enabling scientific advances in genomics research that were not possible five years ago. 

May
28
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This online seminar demonstrates how RNA-seq analysis in a model organism can provide insights into human disease.