NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cancer genome analysis firm Personal Genome Diagnostics said today that it will collaborate with Blueprint Medicines to search for novel kinase targets for cancer drugs.

Personal Genome Diagnostics will use exome sequencing as well as its own proprietary digital karyotyping technology, which it licensed from Johns Hopkins, to analyze copy number changes in cancer genomes.

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