Using a target amplification method it developed, Dutch startup Cergentis promises to sequence any genomic locus of interest in full, identifying not only point mutations but also structural variants.

The company was founded in the spring of 2012 as a spinout from the Hubrecht Institute, a research institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, to develop and commercialize the technology, called targeted locus amplification, or TLA.

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The London School of Economics' Daniele Fanelli argues at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the reproducibility crisis in science isn't as dire as some say.

A team of researchers in Portugal has examined the genomic basis for racing pigeons' athleticism and navigational skills, finding it's likely polygenic.

Wired reports that diagnostic firms continue to seek, post-Theranos, the ability to diagnose diseases from small amounts of blood.

In Science this week: analysis of DNA from ancient North Africans, and more.

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In this webinar, the first in the “New Frontiers in Liquid Biopsy Research” series, Bea Bellosillo, head of pathology at the Hospital del Mar, will discuss her experience evaluating an early-access lung cancer panel that detects copy number variants and fusions.