Forsyth Lands $4.1M to Create Salivary Dx Research Center
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Forsyth Institute plans to use a $4.1 million grant from the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) to create a new center that will develop saliva-based molecular diagnostic tests for assessing disease risk.
Forsyth, Quanterix, and Beth Israel to Collaborate on TB Test
This article has been updated to clarify that the Forsyth Institute was the recipient of the Gates Foundation grant.
Forsyth, Kuwaiti Organizations Collaborate on Type 2 Diabetes Research
Scientists at Forsyth will focus on discovering biomarkers in saliva that may indicate metabolic disease and the development of diabetes.
Mouth Microbiomes Diverse the World Over
A team of researchers based in Germany and China used 16S rRNA sequencing to begin cataloguing the bacterial genera in saliva samples from 120 people around the world in search of informative bugs.