The company will develop the assays for its single-molecule array technology and incorporate the markers into multiplex assays for research use in neurology.
The firm is investing in studies that use its multiplex microarray platform to monitor lupus disease activity and traumatic brain injury response.
The firm will look for metabolic profiles that could help diagnose asphyxia in human newborns, signatures that were derived from animal studies.
The firms said their test will be developed to detect levels of the tau protein that can leak into a person's bloodstream after head trauma or injury.
The grant is being provided under the NIH's Extracellular RNA Communication program, which was set up to study the role of molecules such as microRNAs.
Researchers sequenced the genome of Spirometra erinaceieuropaei with DNA from tapeworm that had been living in the patient's brain for several years.
This article has been updated to include ImmunArray's participation in the program.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institute of Nursing Research plans to fund research projects that seek to uncover genomic variants or mechanisms that are involved in how patients respond to rehabilitation efforts, NINR said today.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Translational Genomics Research Institute, the Barrow Neurological Institute at St.
A research team at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden is using Quanterix's Single Molecule Array, or Simoa, platform to identify blood biomarkers related to brain injury.
In Science this week: genetic target for urothelial bladder cancer treatment, and more.
At the Conversation, the University of Oxford's Michael Macklay writes that learning genetic risk of disease is a personal decision.
Two dozen scientific organizations have endorsed the March for Science, according to ScienceInsider.
Researchers in Japan describe a chimpanzee with a chromosomal abnormality similar to human Down syndrome, Mashable reports.