CYP2C19

The latest analysis of CYP2C19 genotyping to guide antiplatelet therapy tries to address cost questions from the vantage of a payor or large healthcare system.

The investment will fund the research and development of new diagnostic testing products, including rapid genetic testing.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Health Canada has approved Spartan Bioscience's non-invasive genetic test for determining within an hour whether a person has CYP2C19 genetic mutations.

This article has been updated to note that PDI is moving away from the contract sales business with drug companies. Originally published Oct. 22.

Having published research last year identifying a novel haplotype that may alter the interpretation of CYP2C19 genotyping, clinical researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York have now published a paper describing an allele-specific PCR assay to detec

Canadian molecular diagnostics developer Spartan Bioscience said this week that the US Food and Drug Administration has granted 510(k) clearance to the Spartan RX CYP2C19 assay.

Originally published Aug. 19. The University of Florida's experience implementing a pharmacogenetic testing program for clopidogrel is becoming a blueprint for bringing personalized medicine strategies to the community healthcare setting.

Akonni Biosystems this week announced the results of three preclinical studies in support of the efficacy of its TruDiagnosis molecular diagnostics platform and TruArray tests, and said that the platform is now ready for expanded, multi-site clin

Quidel this week received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration for its AmpliVue C. Difficile assay.

The University of Florida Academic Health Center has adopted Life Technologies' QuantStudio 12K Flex real-time PCR system using OpenArray consumable plates to implement a new personalized medicine strategy to screen all incoming catheterization patients for their likelihood of re

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The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.

Oxford researchers are turning to virtual reality to visualize genes and regulatory elements, Phys.org says.

In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.

China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.