News on microarrays, multiplexing, genotyping, cytogenetics, gene expression profiling in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.
Researchers identified a new type 2 diabetes-associated site involving the ZRANB3 gene, which may have a role in regulating pancreatic beta cells.
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.
Nature News examines how science in the UK may fare as Boris Johnson, the next prime minister, pursues Brexit.
CNN reports that Immigration and Customs Enforcement in the US has expanded its DNA testing to seven sites along the southern border.
In PNAS this week: role for exosomes in neuronal circuit development, tuberculosis pathogen enzymes, and more.
Undoing Obamacare protections could affect people's willingness to undergo genetic testing, Sarah Lawrence College's Laura Hercher and the University of Iowa College of Law's Anya Prince write at BuzzFeed News.