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The observational study showed delays to diagnosis reduced the chances of identifying pathogens and generally led to poorer outcomes.

The university's researchers have developed a laboratory test that measures the body's response to infection in the blood, and can distinguish between bacterial and viral meningitis.  

Different clades of Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis are behind the self-limiting and invasive diseases the bacterium causes in different parts of the world.

The company said it plans to launch a clinical trial to validate its Immray PanCan-d blood test in both Europe and the US.

University of Liverpool researchers analyzed methylation in the wheat genome to find variations in subgenome-specific methylation.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The University of Liverpool said on Wednesday that it has been awarded about £20.5 million ($33.5 million) to build an incubator space for small and medium-sized businesses operating in the personalized medicine arena.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A University of Maryland team used transcriptome sequencing to uncover possible pest control targets in the brown marmorated stink bug Halyomorpha halys.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Diagnostics technologies developer Avacta Group and the University of Liverpool will collaborate to develop integrated microarray and mass spectrometry tools for use in detecting biomarkers and discovering new drug targets.

Clinical researchers from the University of Liverpool have determined that a combination of DNA-based quantitative PCR and immunohistochemistry is more specific and sensitive than several other single and combination methods — including DNA qPCR alone — for diagnosing a form of h

A zoologist by training, Cossins, who runs the university's Institute of Integrative Biology and co-directs its Centre for Genome Research, adopted array technology early to study environmental stress in non-model organisms.

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The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.