Sequencing Study Suggests Mutations Underlying Cerebral Cysts May Inform Severity, Treatment Options
Using parent-child exomes, researchers saw cerebral arachnoid cyst-related de novo variant enrichment in seven genes, offering clues to related symptoms and severity.
Gene Signature Reflects Host Response to COVID-19 Infections With Low Cross-Reactivity
The researchers established a framework to generate robust host infection response signatures with the aim of improving diagnostic sensitivity.
FDA Revises, Expands Yale SalivaDirect Emergency Use Authorization
The FDA expanded the Emergency Use Authorization of the Yale test to include use with additional thermal cyclers and software.
Yale University, Karolinska Institute Researchers Advance Spatial Chromatin Accessibility Profiling
Yale's Rong Fan has applied for a patent related to this work, and spatial-ATAC-seq is already available as a service through AtlasXomics, a spinout from his lab.
New COVID-19 Genetic Risk Loci Discovered in Cross-Ancestry GWAS Meta-Analysis
Researchers tracked down new and known loci with ties to disease susceptibility or severity using data for more than 125,000 COVID-19 cases and 2.5 million controls.