Bio-Rad Laboratories has been awarded US Patent No. 9,458,511, "Multiplexed digital assay for variant and normal forms of a gene of interest."
This year's Breakthrough Prize winners include a pair that developed a therapy for spinal muscular atrophy.
The New York Times reports on how white supremacists misconstrue genetic research, concerning many geneticists.
Researchers find that people's genetics influence their success at university, but that it is not the only factor.
In Nature this week: approach to identify genetic variants that affect trait variability, application of read clouds to microbiome samples, and more.
This webinar will detail a comprehensive strategy that a lab has put in place to evaluate NGS oncology assays for genomic tumor profiling of plasma and tissue samples.