skin rash Sequential Skin Nabs $500K UK Grant to Study Skin Microbiome in Atopic Dermatitis The company has already launched a skin microbiome test for the consumer market and is now turning to diagnostics. Pathonostics Gets CE Mark for Next-Gen Test for Fungal Skin Infections The multiplex PCR test can detect and distinguish more than 15 fungal pathogens that cause dermatophytosis. Wound Healing Dynamics Traced With Single-Cell Transcriptomics Using single-cell RNA sequencing and lineage tracing in a mouse model, researchers followed skin stem cell expression patterns in response to skin injury. Allergy GWAS Points to Asthma, Hay Fever, Eczema Overlap A genome-wide association meta-analysis involving hundreds of thousands of individuals led to 130 new and known risk variants linked to all three allergic conditions. New Monogenic Form of Severe Atopic Dermatitis Described After identifying mutations in CARD11 in individuals with severe atopic dermatitis, investigators began untangling potential signaling consequences. Feb 4, 2016 Family Study Uncovers Mutation Involved in Rare Vibration Allergy Oct 19, 2015 Large GWAS Meta-Analysis Notches Up Tally of Eczema Risk Variants Sep 15, 2015 Study Highlights Potential Skin Microbiome Role in Infection Risk Feb 2, 2011 iSAEC Using HMO Research Network's EMRs to Recruit Patients for PGx Studies Premium Apr 22, 2009 American Association for Cancer Research 2009 Annual Meeting PGx Abstracts Premium Feb 18, 2009 Serious Adverse Events Consortium Releases First Data Set on Genes Linked to Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Premium Breaking News SARS-CoV-2 Mutational Signature Associated With Mutagenic Antiviral Drug Biocartis Restructures Balance Sheet as H1 2023 Revenues Rise 12 Percent Rare Kidney Cancer Genomic Analysis Reveals Potential Target, Suggests Treatment SEC Concludes CareDx Investigation, Recommends No Enforcement Action Streck Quality Controls for DiaSorin's Luminex Sepsis Tests Receive FDA Clearance The Scan Positive Framing of Genetic Studies Can Spark Mistrust Among Underrepresented Groups Researchers in Human Genetics and Genomics Advances report that how researchers describe genomic studies may alienate potential participants. Small Study of Gene Editing to Treat Sickle Cell Disease In a Novartis-sponsored study in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers found that a CRISPR-Cas9-based treatment targeting promoters of genes encoding fetal hemoglobin could reduce disease symptoms. Gut Microbiome Changes Appear in Infants Before They Develop Eczema, Study Finds Researchers report in mSystems that infants experienced an enrichment in Clostridium sensu stricto 1 and Finegoldia and a depletion of Bacteroides before developing eczema. Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment Specificity Enhanced With Stem Cell Editing A study in Nature suggests epitope editing in donor stem cells prior to bone marrow transplants can stave off toxicity when targeting acute myeloid leukemia with immunotherapy.