Genomics: Clinical Implementation

This channel includes news headlines and educational resources regarding the clinical implementation of genomics assays, including development, validation, quality control, standardization, and the practical and commercial considerations for labs adopting these tests. 

The company hopes to launch its first clinical cancer test within the next year, after spending the last several years conducting validation studies.

An analysis has found that the odds of getting a diagnosis through WES or WGS is 8.3 times greater than it is through chromosomal microarrays.

The genome center will be equipped with five Illumina NovaSeq instruments and will support clinical research at the Immune Therapy and Transplantation Center.

The researchers designed a transcriptome sequencing assay that identifies clinically relevant gene fusions in 541 genes.

Researchers from the French Parkinson's and Movement Disorders Consortium evaluated the diagnostic yield and cost of a 127-gene panel on nearly 400 patients.