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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Investigators at the Scripps Research Institute, the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, and the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital have come up with a set of next-generation sequencing techniques for profiling antibody repertoires of immune B cells — coll

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Although Alere launched the Alere i molecular diagnostic platform and influenza assay only three months ago, the company announced this week that a three-year contract worth up to $12.9 million from the US Department of Health and Human Services' Biomedical Advanced Researc

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In Nature Genetics, researchers from the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the University of Copenhagen described some of the common non-protein-coding mutations

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Roche today announced the launch of the Global Access Program for HIV viral load testing.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Advanced Biological Laboratories announced it has granted Abbott non-exclusive rights to sell its HIV genotypic data analysis software suite.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — An Italian research group has developed a direct PCR-based approach for more simple and accessible pharmacogenomic testing to determine whether HIV patients carry the HLA-B*5701 marker associated with risk of serious side effects to the antiretroviral drug abacavir.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Roche said today that it has received CE marking for the cobas 6800/8800 automated molecular testing systems for blood and plasma donor screening.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Mayo Medical Laboratories will collaborate with Advanced Biological Laboratories to develop a next-generation sequencing pipeline for laboratory-developed diagnostic tests.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — A retrospective study of variations in genes associated with immune response has shown that patients from an HIV vaccine trial responded differently to vaccination — some developing much more immunity than others — based on their genotype.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – University Hospital Case Medical Center today said it has reached a deal with Arup Laboratories to offer a sequencing-based HIV diagnostic test.

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US National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins says he will avoid male-only speaker panels.

Two patients fell ill, and one subsequently died, following a fecal microbiome transplant that harbored multi-drug-resistant bacteria, according to the New York Times.

Technology Review reports that eGenesis is testing whether organs from genetically modified pigs can be transplanted into monkeys.

In Science this week: almond reference genome, and more.