New Jersey Medical School

The laboratory of David Alland at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences' New Jersey Medical School has been awarded a five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to further develop a highly multiplexed assay to detect multiple drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis us

Having recently secured funding from a private investor, moved to the San Francisco Bay Area, and obtained the rights to a key patent covering its core nucleic acid probe technology, molecular diagnostics startup QuanDx is now shifting its attention toward developing clinical ass

SAN FRANCISCO — Researchers from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and New Jersey Medical School this week unveiled a new qPCR-based mutation-detection chemistry at Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference held here.

The Institute for Genomic Medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey has launched a Cystic Fibrosis Carrier and Diagnosis Test on the Ion Torrent PGM.

Researchers are refining a tool to predict a woman's risk of developing breast cancer, according to the Guardian.

According to Stat News, the partial government shutdown in the US could soon affect the ability of the Food and Drug Administration to review new drugs.

In PNAS this week: gypsy moth genome sequenced, phylogenomic analysis of Polyneopterans, and more.

CNN reports that people's genes tend to have a greater influence on their risk of developing disease than their environment, but it varies by phenotype.