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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Cancer Genetics today announced a collaboration with Columbia University researchers to identify more accurate diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers for myelodysplastic syndromes.

Nikon Research Corporation of America has been awarded

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – By sequencing the complete genomes of 128 people of Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry, a team of researchers from New York, Israel, and elsewhere developed a database of variants in the population.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A clinical cancer whole-exome and transcriptome sequencing test recently launched by Columbia University's Laboratory of Personalized Genomic Medicine promises to impact the treatment of cancer patients.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — After more than three years offering clinical whole exome sequencing for pediatric and adult patients suspected of having rare genetic disorders, clinicians from Columbia University Medical Center have concluded that the approach is a feasible, useful, and timely option for

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In Nature Genetics, researchers from Sweden, the UK, and the US explored the potential risks of losing the Y chromosome from a subset of cells circulating in peripheral bl

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Plasmodium vivax parasite species behind most human malaria cases in Asia and Latin America can be traced back to Africa, where some ape species are still frequently afflicted with the parasite, according to a Nature Communications

For a little over a year, doctors at Columbia University have been testing clinical exome sequencing to help diagnose patients with suspected genetic disorders of unknown origin.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genomic and other analyses indicate that two newly identified bat coronaviruses are highly similar to the coronavirus behind the 2002 to 2003 outbreak of severe acute

A team of collaborating researchers from Columbia University, Harvard Medical School, Genia, and the National Institute of Standards and Technology has shown proof of principle for a tag-based single-molecule nanopore sequencing approach they have been developing.

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A federal judge has ruled that drug companies, device manufacturers, and universities need to provide missing clinical data from hundreds of trials to a federal website, ScienceInsider reports.

NPR reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has fixed the problem with some of its SARS-CoV-2 testing kits.

A genetic analysis suggests red pandas might actually belong to two different species, New Scientist reports.

In Nature this week: epigenetic factors that prevent healthy aging and more.