The study seeks to identify biomarkers that can help personalize treatment for patients by identifying signs of rapid decline in kidney function.
Indivumed will provide Regeneron with tissue samples and related data for use in its cancer research programs.
The DiscovEHR study, conducted by the Regeneron Genetics Center and the Geisinger Health System, uncovered many associations between genetic variants and clinical phenotypes.
The Children's National team will return diagnostic results to patients and Regeneron will use the genomic data in its drug development pipeline.
Pittsburgh-based Curable is building a coalition to sequence genomes of patients with a rare autoimmune disease of the bile ducts to inform drug development.
Mount Sinai is the latest healthcare provider to link up with Regeneron's Genetics Center, to pair NGS data with electronic medical record data.
In the study, the partners will perform exome sequencing and whole-genome array genotyping on more than 9,000 individuals with diabetes or with diabetic relatives.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is to be the new sponsor of the prestigious high school Science Talent Search competition, according to the New York Times.
Geisinger Health System's MyCode Community Health Initiative has signed up more than 100,000 participants and has returned results to about 100 patients.
The CRISPR/Cas9 therapeutics firm could reap billions from the Regeneron collaboration, which includes $75 million up front and a $50 million private placement.
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A researcher has been convicted of conspiring to steal genetically engineered rice, Reuters reports.
Harvard Medical School's George Church says a woolly mammoth-elephant hybrid is only a few years away, according to the New Scientist.
Intel is ending its sponsorship of the International Science and Engineering Fair, the New York Times reports.