NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Everist Genomics today said that it will open a lab within Johnson & Johnson's Janssen Labs innovation center in San Diego.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Everist Genomics today announced a joint venture with Manipal Group to establish a business presence in India.
Everist Genomics has launched four companion diagnostics intended to improve early diagnosis, management, and treatment of patients with colorectal cancer.
The tests, which will be available in the US at the end of March, include:
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Last week, Gene Security Network, a prenatal genetic testing firm based in Redwood, Calif. launched a non-invasive prenatal paternity test.
The firm plans to launch its OncoDefender-CRC assay later this month.
In PLOS this week: genetic study of breast cancer in Egyptian families, mutations linked to cleft lip and palate, and more.
Council Bluffs, Iowa, schools are encouraging more girls to pursue STEM courses, according to the Associated Press.
Because of new open-access requirements, Gates Foundation-funded researchers can't publish in some top journals, Nature News reports.
In Science this week: deletion of one microRNA allows pluripotent stem cells to form embryonic and non-embryonic lineages, and more.