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Clinical Sequencing

In early experiments, the method's raw single pass error rate was approximately 2 percent for a single target and up to 4 percent for a mixture of 10 targets. 

At Inova Women's Hospital, all new parents have the chance to have pharmacogenetic testing for their babies with the results stored in the electronic medical record.  

The diagnostics firm recorded $3.2 million in revenues for the quarter and $8.4 million for the year, beating analysts' estimates.

Snyder's new book, "Genomics and Personalized Medicine," serves as a primer for patients and doctors, touching on topics from tailored cancer therapy to wearable devices.

The firm performed a long-term, prospective study and noted that the test improved outcomes for patients and helped doctors monitor patients with benign disease.

Quantification of adaptive immune cell genomes in a complex mixture of cells
Methods and compositions for polynucleotide library production, immortalization and region of interest extraction
Compositions and methods for quantifying a nucleic acid sequence in a sample comprising a primer oligonucleotide with a 3’-terminal region comprising a 2’-modified nucleotide
Array-based translocation and rearrangement assays
Methods compositions, and kits comprising linker probes for quantifying polynucleotides

In Nature this week: weighting scheme increases GWAS power, and more.

Marc Tessier-Lavigne is to be the next president of Stanford University.

Walgreens has given Theranos 30 days to fix its lab issues, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Journals and research funding agencies pledge to enable the sharing of Zika virus research.

Feb
25
Sponsored by
Omicia

This webinar will demonstrate how ACMG's recommended variant scoring and classification rules may be applied to standardize reporting on sequencing test results within and across institutions. 

Mar
03
Sponsored by
Agilent Technologies

This webinar will discuss the use of a hybrid capture-based FFPE DNA sequencing methodology with the potential for advancing precision oncology studies. 

Mar
17
Sponsored by
Qiagen

This webinar will discuss Qiagen's approach to address two challenges facing NGS in the clinical research setting: lack of seamless workflow for routine clinical research use and truly relevant content to guide clinical research activities.