Work from researchers at Charité in Berlin shows that facial dysmorphology analysis technology may increase the diagnostic rate of exome sequencing.
The Dutch firm plans to develop a complete, CE-marked pipeline for NGS-base HLA typing, from DNA amplification to software analysis.
In a first proof-of-principle, Congenica and Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will create a reference laboratory for genomic screening.
A new version of its system planned for summer release will feature a score that helps clinicians prioritize variants and an expanded knowledgebase.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Syapse said last week that the University of California, San Francisco's Genomic Medicine Initiative and its Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, have selected its cloud-based software to support oncology testing.
The company will use the funds to expand commercialization of its RipSeq software.
The company is targeting its software at oncologists who would use it to develop personalized cancer treatments for individual patients.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: nanopore sequencing workflow to detect antibiotic resistance in gut microbes, TSSPlant tool, and more.
Because gene-edited organisms can cross borders, Gizmodo wonders whether there should be an international body to govern their use.
HHS Secretary nominee Tom Price is to go in front of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions today, NPR's Morning Edition reports.
Prior to being closed, Theranos' Arizona lab failed an inspection by regulators, according to the Wall Street Journal.