The effort is already bearing fruit, as the team has been able to validate several variants known to be connected with adverse drug reactions.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies announced that it and a team of researchers from six organizations are developing models for toxicology testing with a $6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
RainDance is partnering with Roche 454 and Ambry in two separate alliances aimed at developing ADME gene screening panels for use on next-generation sequencing instruments.
The partners aim to develop a transporter-based assay system capable of predicting absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion of drug candidates.
The lawsuit claims that Invitrogen and CellzDirect are infringing a Celsis patent that relates to processes and methods for producing cryopreserved hepatocytes.
The Seoul-based life sciences firm will provide an array of services to help develop biological assays for cancer and endocrine disorders.
In an against-all-odds twist, a researcher studying exceeding rare FOXG1 mutations discovers her daughter has the syndrome.
An effort by Genomics Medicine Ireland is creating a database of diseases based on the genomics of people in Ireland. It now is looking into the possibility of including Scotland in its work.
In recent weeks, the direct-to-consumer genetics firm has rolled out a health hub where customers can share information concerning 18 common health conditions.
In PLOS this week, new genes associated with prostate cancer risk, genetic patterns in M. bovis, and more.