Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Gene Logic Finishes Expanding Facilities for Contract Study Services, Nonclinical Testing

NEW YORK, June 9 (GenomeWeb News) - Gene Logic has finished expanding its contract study services facility, the company said today.


The firm said its general toxicology testing capacity has increased 55 percent, while the area dedicated to its nonclinical testing services facilities now totals more than 100,000 square feet.


"The demand for testing has grown faster than the industry's ability to provide it," said VW Brinkerhoff, senior vice president and general manager at Gene Logic.

The Scan

Sick Newborns Selected for WGS With Automated Pipeline

Researchers successfully prioritized infants with potential Mendelian conditions for whole-genome sequencing or rapid whole-genome sequencing, as they report in Genome Medicine.

Acne-Linked Loci Found Through GWAS Meta-Analysis

Researchers in the European Journal of Human Genetics find new and known acne vulgaris risk loci with a genome-wide association study and meta-analysis, highlighting hair follicle- and metabolic disease-related genes.

Retina Cell Loss Reversed by Prime Editing in Mouse Model of Retinitis Pigmentosa

A team from China turns to prime editing to correct a retinitis pigmentosa-causing mutation in the PDE6b gene in a mouse model of the progressive photoreceptor loss condition in the Journal of Experimental Medicine.

CRISPR Screens Reveal Heart Attack-Linked Gene

Researchers in PLOS Genetics have used CRISPR screens to home in on variants associated with coronary artery disease that affect vascular endothelial function.