Sequencing

News on NGS technologies, RNA-seq, clinical sequencing, & sample prep in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

The companies plan to use machine learning and simulation to study disease drivers and identify existing and new therapies, focusing first on cardiovascular disease.

Even in schizophrenia cases lacking intellectual disability, investigators found that rare mutations in genes normally resistant to loss-of-function changes were enriched.

Illumina's BaseSpace Variant Interpreter encompasses standards for analysis and interpretation developed under a partnership between the firm and Genomics England.

OncoDNA said that it will use next-generation sequencing and immunohistochemistry assays to analyze patient to identify potential biomarkers and molecular alterations.

Results of a new study offer preliminary evidence that blood tests could select patients for treatment, and track response and resistance.

Researchers find a number of traits differ by sex and could affect mouse model studies, according to Reuters.

Tweaking the skin microbiome could help address some skin conditions, the New York Times reports.

In PNAS this week: DNA methylation profiles of tumor tissue, gene dynamics in prokaryotes, and more.

A company hopes to capture the genetic diversity in India to power tailored therapeutics, BBC News reports.

Jun
28
Sponsored by
Agilent Technologies

This webinar will address the advantages and challenges of using array-based comparative genomic hybridization (array-CGH) in the investigation of developmental disorders.

Jun
29
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This online seminar will provide an overview of current standardization efforts in genomics, epigenomics, and metagenomics, with a focus on practical implementation considerations for researchers and labs.

Jul
20
Sponsored by
NuGEN

This webinar describes the characterization of gene fusions across distinct subtypes of melanoma.