British Columbia Partners Working to Implement HCV Genotype Test | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Scientists at Vancouver's BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS Research (BC-CfE) are collaborating with pharmaceutical firm Janssen to study and implement a sequencing-based testing program to screen hepatitis C patients to predict their response to treatment with simeprevir, Genome BC said today.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

The Wall Street Journal reports that National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins' response to contamination concerns at the agency might have delayed care.

The final revision of the Common Rule doesn't include the proposed change requiring consent for leftover biospecimens.

The first Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology papers show mixed results.

In Nature this week: mobile phone-based targeted DNA sequencing, and more.