CBS New York reports that pharmacogenomic testing can explain why some patients do not get relief from certain treatments.
The two entities also plan to work together using the data generated from the tests to do added research.
It will be the first comprehensive clinical-oriented collaboration for CSHL, and is expected to enable the institution to more quickly move its basic biomarker and therapeutic discoveries to the clinic.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory partners with the North Shore-LIJ Health System to pursue cancer therapeutics research.
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Bloomberg reports that the DNA-for-cash deal reported in Kentucky might be a more widespread scam.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have treated infants with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency using gene therapy in an early phase study.
St. Louis Public Radio reports that some African Americans are turning to DNA ancestry testing to help guide genealogical searches.
In Nature this week: a genomic analysis of the snailfish Pseudoliparis swirei, ancient DNA analysis gives insight into the introduction of farming to England, and more.