News on microarrays, multiplexing, genotyping, cytogenetics, gene expression profiling in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.
Nationwide Labs will use the PathogenDx array system for rapid strain identification of skin and foot fungi.
A large genome-wide association meta-analysis and follow-up analyses revealed eight risk loci involving SNPs previously associated with body traits, metabolism, and psychiatric risk.
The company — develops tests for the early detection of cancer and other diseases in whole blood — is targeting C$3.7 million in a private placement financing round.
The funding will be used to support clinical validation and expand market access for the firm's endometriosis diagnostic test.
The Frederick, Maryland-based firm has received regulatory clearance for a multiplexed array-based assay after more than 15 years in development.
NPR reports that many USDA researchers working at the two agencies that are relocating to the Kansas City area are declining to go.
Genetic genealogy has helped exonerate a man who has been jailed for 20 years, Agence France Presse reports.
A new report says genetically modified food might be necessary to be able to feed a planet of nearly 10 billion people, Bloomberg says.
In Nature this week: new RNA editing approach called LEAPER, draft assembly of Musa balbisiana banana genome, and more.