telomeres Singapore Team Develops Digital Real-Time PCR Method to Measure Telomeres The assay, called the single telomere absolute-length rapid (STAR) assay, uses Fluidigm microfluidic chips and was found to be accurate and sensitive. Telo Genomics, Mayo Clinic Collaborate on Multiple Myeloma Clinical Studies The first phase of the study to evaluate Telo Genomics' telomere analytics as a prognostic solution for multiple myeloma is expected to launch in Q1 2020. NASA Twins Study Finds Space-Linked Changes to Gene Expression, Telomere Length The researchers reported that most of these changes, though not all, reverted to normal upon the astronaut's return to Earth. Genomic Vision, CMRI Partner to Develop Telomere Length Assay The assay will use Genomic Vision technology and be used to study the role of telomere length in complex diseases. 3D Signatures, MDxHealth to Evaluate Prostate Cancer Test The companies will co-fund a new study of the 3DS technology, and MDxHealth will have the option to exclusively license the telomere-based test. Nov 15, 2017 Rare Mutation Found Among Amish Population Protects Against Some Effects of Aging Apr 27, 2017 3D Signatures Prepares to Launch First Test Using Unique Telomere-Based Method Premium Jan 30, 2017 Telomere Length Linked to Genomic Alterations in 31 Cancers Apr 13, 2015 Exome Sequencing Study Links Variants in Two Genes to Familial Pulmonary Fibrosis Apr 18, 2013 Bio-Rad, UCSF Lab Develop Droplet Digital PCR Assay for Telomerase Activity Premium Nov 29, 2012 Telome Health Prepares for Q1 2013 Launch of qPCR-Based Telomere Length Test Premium Aug 3, 2011 Kaiser/UCSF Genotype-Phenotype Data on 100K Patients Will Be Free for NIH-funded Research Premium Mar 31, 2011 NHLBI, Qiagen Team Optimizes, Automates qPCR-Based Telomere-Measurement Assay Premium Mar 24, 2011 Telome Health Launches with qPCR-Based Tool for Measuring Telomere Length Premium Breaking News Bio-Rad Laboratories Q2 Revenues Climb 33 Percent, Beat Estimates Veracyte Q2 Revenues More Than Double on Test Volume Spike Increased Testing Revenues Boost Opko Health Q2 Revenues 47 Percent Qiagen Q2 Revenues Grow 28 Percent CareDx Q2 Revenues Up 77 Percent Secondary Genetic Findings Often Requested if Given Second Chance, Study Finds The Scan Booster Push New data shows a decline in SARS-CoV-2 vaccine efficacy over time, which the New York Times says Pfizer is using to argue its case for a booster, even as the lower efficacy remains high. With Help from Mr. Fluffington, PurrhD Cats could make good study animals for genetic research, the University of Missouri's Leslie Lyons tells the Atlantic. Man Charged With Threatening to Harm Fauci, Collins The Hill reports that Thomas Patrick Connally, Jr., was charged with making threats against federal officials. Nature Papers Present Approach to Find Natural Products, Method to ID Cancer Driver Mutations, More In Nature this week: combination of cryogenic electron microscopy with genome mining helps uncover natural products, driver mutations in cancer, and more.