Clinical Sequencing

Among the uses of the funding, UW will conduct exome sequencing to determine a patient's risk for developing the disease. 

A group of 10 so-called PediSeeker volunteers from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia interpreted secondary variants in PediSeq exomes.

Emory's Madhuri Hegde presented two cases that illustrate how researchers can initially be led astray in their initial interpretation of exome data.

According to the researchers, the method provides an alternative to commercially available solutions at a lower cost per sample.

The hospital has analyzed about 50 patients since launching in February using Illumina's TruSight One panel and NextSeq 500 instrument.

In PLOS this week: variant linked to canine cleft lip, new compression tool, and more.

GNC will start using DNA testing to authentic the presence of plants included in its labels, following an agreement with the New York Attorney General.

Fareed Zakaria writes that instead of focusing solely on STEM-related courses, students would do well to pursue the liberal arts if they want to be technology innovators.

A Harvard Business Review study found four major patterns of gender biases and added that black and Latina scientists further had to navigate racial stereotypes.

Apr
15
Sponsored by
WaferGen

This live online seminar will highlight recent trends in applying next-generation sequencing in the clinical setting, with a particular focus on oncology and rare disease.