Emory Genetics Laboratory Emory's New RNA-seq Test for Neuromuscular Disorders Promises to Help Resolve Unknown Variants Premium The test, which EGL plans to launch clinically this summer, is designed to boost diagnostic yield by helping to resolve variants of unknown significance. Eurofins Clinical Genetics Lab to Open in Bangalore, Providing Tests From Emory Emory and Eurofins, following their JV last year, plan to open several clinical genetics labs across the globe that draw on EGL's expertise. Emory Researcher Describes Search for Multigenic Forms of Muscular Dystrophy At ACMG In exome sequence data for individuals with limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, researchers identified individuals carrying more than one pathogenic mutation. Eurofins Closes on Controlling Stake in Emory Genetics Laboratory The new joint venture will be called EGL Genetic Diagnostics. Eurofins to Acquire Controlling Stake in Emory Genetics Laboratory The Belgium-based testing firm believes acquiring the university laboratory will strengthen its position in specialty clinical diagnostic testing. Mar 27, 2015 ACMG: Initial Exome Analysis Does Not Always Yield Right Answer, Emory Researchers Find Oct 14, 2014 OGT Sees New Medical Research Exome Array as 'Perfect Complement' to Next-gen Sequencing Workflows Premium Mar 11, 2014 OGT, Emory Genetics Lab Collaborate on New CGH Arrays Feb 25, 2014 Emory, TessArae Develop Pan-ethnic Carrier Screening Array for Common Disorders Premium Dec 4, 2013 FDA Clears Illumina's MiSeqDx, Assays; Impact on Clinical Labs Remains to be Seen Premium Nov 5, 2013 Q&A: EGL's Madhuri Hegde on the Need for Comprehensive Array- and Sequencing-Based Testing Premium Sep 17, 2013 People in the News: Zunyan Dai, Daniel Sharer, Patricia Hall, John Alexander, and Others Premium Sep 11, 2013 Emory Offering Verinata's Verifi, Moving its Genetic Testing Portfolio into International Markets Premium Sep 11, 2013 People in the News: Mark Adams, Teri Willey, Zunyan Dai, Daniel Sharer, Patricia Hall, More Premium May 1, 2013 Emory, CHOP, Harvard to Develop Medical Exome for Complete Coverage of 5K Disease-associated Genes Premium Apr 23, 2013 RainDance Signs up New Service Partners Mar 27, 2013 Emory Converts to MiSeq for NGS Panels; Plans Move into Cancer, NIPT; Developing a 'Medical Exome' Premium Jan 24, 2013 Emory Study Validates RainDance PCR-Based Enrichment and NGS for Clinical Mutation Analysis Panels Premium Jan 17, 2013 Bioneer Supplying Emory Genetics Lab with PCR Kits Premium Mar 21, 2012 Emory to Convert Dx Gene Panels from SOLiD to Ion Torrent; Plans to Launch Clinical Exome on HiSeq Premium Feb 24, 2012 GenomeQuest Snags Emory as Latest Lab to Use GQ-Dx for NGS Diagnostics; Eyes Dx Partnerships Premium Jan 25, 2012 People in the News: Ephrem Chin Premium Breaking News Children With Autism May Have Underdeveloped Gut Microbiomes, Metagenomic Analysis Finds Kiromic BioPharma Acquires InSilico Solutions Bio-Rad Laboratories, 10x Genomics Settle IP Lawsuits, Sign Global Cross-Licensing Agreement Scope Fluidics Obtains CE Mark for PCR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Panel MeMed COVID-19 Prognostic Test Receives CE Mark ERS Genomics Licenses CRISPR IP to Japan SLC The Scan Dropped Charges The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal. More Kids The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children. PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more. Purnell Choppin Dies Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.