NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In Nature Genetics, an international team described its sequencing-based efforts to find and track global strains of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli, or ETEC, t

Pathway Genomics is developing a mobile application that will use IBM's Watson technology to couple individuals' health and genetic information with data from peer-reviewed medical journal articles and clinical trials to provide personalized feedback in response to users' wellness-related queries.

New survival data suggest that patients with del19 mutations should receive Gilotrif as their top option and that researchers should no longer clump different EGFR-mutated subpopulations together in research, lead study investigator Lecia Sequist said.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The US Food and Drug Administration has issued an Emergency Use Authorization for Altona Diagnostics' RealStar Ebolavirus RT-PCR Kit 1.0, a first-line molecular diagnostic test for use only by CLIA high-complexity laboratories.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BG Medicine today reported third quarter revenues of $695,000, down 31 percent from $1 million in the third quarter of 2013.

The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation awarded the grant to Cepheid to develop the test.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Naturally occurring mutations that disrupt NPC1L1 protein function are associated with lower plasma low-density lipoprotein levels and a reduced risk of coronary heart disease, investigators from the Myocardial Infarction Genetics Consortium

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) ― Tracking immunity and virus shedding after oral polio vaccination usually requires culture of poliovirus from stool samples.

RXi Posts Flat Q3 Net Loss

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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – RXi Pharmaceuticals this week reported its third-quarter financial results, posting a net loss essentially flat with last year as expenses held steady.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Roche announced today that it has received US Food and Drug Administration clearance for its cobas Strep A test for detecting group A streptococcus bacterial DNA in throat swab specimens.

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In Science this week: caution urged in use of gene drives, and more.

NIH's Sally Rockey examines the tapped and untapped potential of the NIH peer reviewer pool.

PLOS Biology has asked researchers how they envision the future of genetics and genomics.

Representative Lamar Smith brings back a provision to require the National Science Foundation to certify that each study it funds is "in the national interest."