Close Menu

TAMPA (GenomeWeb) – Many clinical exome sequencing studies of hereditary diseases have reported diagnostic yields on the order of 25 percent, meaning that about three quarters of patients are left without a molecular diagnosis. At the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics annual meeting today, researchers from Baylor College of Medicine and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine reported on strategies for boosting the diagnostic rate by reanalyzing exome data and using matchmaking tools to find similar cases.

To read the full story....

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Don't have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Register for Free.

A tissue sample from the 1960s harbors a near-complete sample of HIV, IFLScience reports.

A new bill would reshape the US National Science Foundation to include a focus on technological development, according to Science.

The Food and Drug Administration's decision to halt a SARS-CoV-2 study has drawn criticism, according to Stat News.

In Genome Biology this week: features affecting gut microbiome and parasite patterns, cellular interactions in lung tumor microenvironment, and more.

Jun
04
Sponsored by
Ovation

This webinar will discuss the current status of COVID-19 testing, treatment and other aspects of the current pandemic as they relate to getting this outbreak under control.