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The test, which detects DNA methylation markers, is being developed as an alternative to invasive cystoscopy, the current standard of care.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Olink Bioscience today announced a consortium formed to advance research into inflammatory bowel diseases.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – RayBiotech today announced a deal with Norwegian organizations for the use of RayBiotech's antibody arrays for sample analysis services.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Oxford Gene Technology today announced a licensing deal covering 12 colorectal cancer tissue biomarkers.

Researchers from Norway, Belgium, and elsewhere have developed an algorithm for determining allele-specific copy number patterns in tumors from SNP data.

According to the study's findings, the major vendors' platforms performed well in terms of reproducibility, but Agilent's microarrays showed better linearity and dynamic range.

Norwegian, Icelandic, and American researchers have sequenced a complete mitochondrial genome from 110,000- to 130,000-year-old polar bear remains found in western Norway.

At the recent GenoFisk meeting in Oslo, members of a Norwegian consortium announced that they have completed a draft version of the Atlantic cod genome using Roche 454 sequencing.

Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.