NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Bioinformatics startup PierianDx announced today that it has partnered with Cancer Genetics to join their respective technologies into a precision oncology testing and analysis offering.

Under the alliance, the companies will combine Cancer Genetics' Focus::NGS tests — which use next-generation sequencing to provide insights into the genetics underlying solid tumors and hematologic malignancies — with PierianDx's Clinical Genomics WorkSpace software for NGS data management.

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In Cell this week: epigenetic change linked to glioblastomas, rare and low-frequency variants contributing to multiple sclerosis risk, and more.

Nov
29
Sponsored by
Schott

This webinar will discuss how understanding the relative performance characteristics of glass and polymer substrates for in vitro diagnostic applications such as microarrays and microfluidics can help to optimize diagnostic performance.

Dec
03
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Advanced Cell Diagnostics

This webinar will demonstrate how a research team at the National Institutes of Health evaluated a novel in situ hybridization approach and applied it to study splice variants related to schizophrenia.

Dec
04
Sponsored by
Sophia Genetics

This webinar will discuss the use of clinical-grade exome analysis application in complex case investigations.

Dec
11
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This webinar describes a study that used two independent next-generation sequencing (NGS) platforms to gain insight into the impact of different types of aneuploidies during preimplantation genetic testing.