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The new firm will focus on selling Illumina's forensic sequencing technology products, including the MiSeq FGx.

The genomic test is designed to help doctors decide which patients are at low enough risk that they can be more conservatively managed.

The Washington State University and the University of Utah researchers said epigenetic variation may contribute to environmental adaptation in the birds.

The newly announced Microbiome Immunity Project seeks to discover links between autoimmune diseases and bacteria in and on the human body.

Investigators identified ties between autism spectrum disorder and mitochondrial haplogroups in mtDNA variant data from nearly 1,000 ASD-affected families.

Based on iCubate's Amplicon-Rescued Multiplex PCR technology, the iC-GPC assay is the first of the company's portfolio's to earn CE mark.

Caprion will use its mass spec platform to measure Alzheimer's-linked proteins in the CSF of more than 200 patients and controls over three or more years.

Doudna will get $2.1 million to set up the Center for Genome Editing and Recording, and Zhang will get $1.1 million to develop tools for RNA interrogation.

New research suggests some individuals with germline BRCA1/2 mutations who develop cancer may benefit from tumor BRCA functionality testing prior to treatment.

The collaborators have signed a two-year research and license option agreement to develop novel T-cell therapies for cancer using genome editing technology.

The research team is developing a computational system for studying the relationship between RNA structure and function.

Scientists at Duke University have found that a gene variant that affects cholesterol levels can potentially increase a patient's risk of contracting typhoid fever.

When investigators retraced recurrent mutations, expression changes, and methylation shifts in hundreds of Wilms tumor case, they identified two main pathways.

The law broadens the ability of law enforcement agencies to use rapid DNA sequencing technology and upload resulting data into a federal database.

The trial will evaluate a single CTC analysis pipeline that incorporates cell enumeration and isolation systems from Menarini-Silicon Biosystems.

The newly announced Genomics Aotearoa collaborative platform seeks to accelerate adoption and application of genomics technology across multiple disciplines.

The newly announced Genomics Aotearoa collaborative platform seeks to accelerate adoption and application of genomics technology across multiple disciplines.

Last week, GenomeWeb's readers were most interested in a new study showing it is possible to find cancer early using sequencing-based liquid biopsy.

The company said it would use the proceeds of the offering to promote its genetic tests and services, among other things.

Vela said that the Sentosa SQ HIV genotyping assay delivers clinical results with reduced hands-on and turnaround time compared to competitors.

LabCorp will serve as exclusive distributor for OmniSeq's cancer assays and will participate in its Series B financing round.

The collaboration will place T1D in the field of precision medicine, potentially allowing JDRF to identify factors that potentially lead to T1D.

The project aims to developa system to automate the coring of tumor samples based on identified targets for DNA and RNA extraction.

The company, which also said it is short on funds, may have to pay $18.3 million to Hudson Bay Master Fund if forebearance is not granted for the default.

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Two researchers have found that behavioral genetic defenses in criminal cases don't tend to affect outcomes, according to Popular Science.

Researchers report that while host genetics influence the oral microbiome, they don't appear to affect cavity-causing microbes, the Economist says.

Pandas' gut microbiomes change as what they eat changes with the seasons, writes Discover's Inkfish blog.

In PLOS this week: comparative genomic study of malaria-linked macaque parasite, search for apple root reference genes, and more.