Singapore Institutions Launch Program to Diagnose, Treat EBV-Associated Nasopharyngeal Cancer
The program, funded by Singapore's National Research Foundation, aims to identify Epstein-Barr virus strains associated with NPC in Southeast Asian populations.
Autism-Associated Variants Uncovered by Population Diagnostics, SickKids Team Could Yield Dx Tests
Researchers who set out to compare the ability of SNP and comparative genomic hybridization microarray platforms to detect copy number variation in autusm spectrum disorder managed to identify 16 genes that hadn't been associated with ASD before.
IP Watch: Recent Patents Related to PCR, Nucleic Acid Amplification, and Sample Prep: Jun 7, 2011
Population Diagnostics, Akonni Biosystems, Luminex, Qiagen, Illumina, and others awarded US patents.
PDx, Stony Brook Win NINDS Grant
The company will work with Stony Brook University Medical Center to identify and characterize genetic variants for Parkinson's disease.
IP Update: Recent Patents Related to PCR, Nucleic Acid Amplification, and Sample Prep: Apr 22, 2010
Patents awarded to the UK Defense Secretary, U of South Florida, Quest Diagnostics, Affymetrix, Epigenomics, Boston University, Chinese government, and Population Diagnostics