anti-platelet therapy

Having published research last year identifying a novel haplotype that may alter the interpretation of CYP2C19 genotyping, clinical researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York have now published a paper describing an allele-specific PCR assay to detec

The University of Florida Academic Health Center has adopted Life Technologies' QuantStudio 12K Flex real-time PCR system using OpenArray consumable plates to implement a new personalized medicine strategy to screen all incoming catheterization patients for their likelihood of re

This article has been updated to clarify the information Spartan Bioscience plans to announce on upcoming studies.
By Molika Ashford

Following the GWAS, researchers plan to conduct a prospective, randomized-controlled trial and form a pharmacogenomics consortium specifically focused on validating and discovering new gene-response variants for clopidogrel.

Technology Review reports that researchers in the US have used CRISPR to modify a number of human embryos.

By introducing genes from butterfly peas and Canterbury bells, researchers in Japan have developed a blue chrysanthemum, according to NPR.

Plant researchers plan to sequence some 10,000 samples that represent the major plant clades, ScienceInsider reports.

In Nature this week: a Danish reference genome, and more.