Researchers saw partial overlap between variants influencing age-related methylation and neuronal patterns and those implicated in other traits or diseases.
The funding will be used in part to prepare an FDA submission for a clinical IVD pharmacogenomic test for its TruDx 2000 microarray platform.
The PAM50 breast cancer classifier successfully split prostate cancer samples into luminal and basal subtypes with ties to patient outcomes and treatment response.
Researchers profiled the genotypes and phenotypes for more than 700 induced pluripotent stem cell lines, uncovering between-individual sources of variation.
Using data for thousands of African individuals, researchers retraced migrations by Bantu language groups and ties to other populations in Africa and beyond.
The British molecular diagnostics company plans to make its array-based test for early-stage Alzheimer's disease available in the US by year end.
The company said that it received orders for 135 of its NovaSeq sequencing instrument in the first quarter 2017.
The researchers analyzed samples from 161 dog breeds to examine the origins of modern dogs and examine the haplotypes of each clade.
The researchers noted that heritability of PTSD differed by sex, and that it overlapped with schizophrenia and other mental disorders.
The researchers traced the expression of related genes to neural tissues and noted a link between puberty timing and cancer risk.
Shared gastric adenocarcinoma tumor features seem to span geography and ethnicity, despite shifts in the proportion of tumors from different molecular subtypes.
The researchers concluded that each method has its own advantages and drawbacks depending on the sample being analyzed, cost restrictions, and the question.
Applied Biocode intends to have panel for identifying 18 gastrointestinal pathogens on the clinical market by the end of the year.
Cornell and Life Technologies sued Illumina in 2010, alleging Illumina's microarray products infringed on eight of their patents.
The funding was supported by Finnish investment service company Kansalaisrahoitus Oy.
A pair of studies also uncovered atrial fibrillation risk loci specific to East Asian populations, particularly near SH3PXD2A.
HTG will use its EdgeSeq platform to develop a multi-target mRNA assay for Daiichi Sankyo and to profile tumor samples for Centre Léon Bérard.
The firm envisions applying its new PlexSet technology to the upper end of multiplex gene expression analysis as well as CRISPR validation applications.
The OncoArray Consortium researchers also uncovered a new candidate susceptibility gene for low-grade and borderline serous epithelial ovarian cancer.
Scotland's Arrayjet will provide the Bronx-based NYBC with microarray instrumentation, printing, and expertise under an approximately $250,000 contract.
CNBC reports that Amazon invested in the startup Grail as it sees an opportunity for its cloud computing company in genomics.
Lawrence Krauss writes at Slate that science is needed for good public policy and should not be ignored.
Researchers are working on re-making the yeast genome from scratch, according to the Associated Press.
In Cell this week: functional profiling of Plasmodium genome, a self-inactivating rabies virus, and more.