genetic testing

Children's Hospital Los Angeles has agreed to implement Edico Genome's Dragen Bio-IT suite, including the somatic and RNA seq pipelines.

An Australian couple settles with IVF clinic after their sons inherit disease the mother was told she wasn't a carrier for, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.

Through the DNA Advantage Program, Cryobank will access Sema4's resources for reproductive health testing including DNA extraction and karyotype storage.

Value Range

The New York Times looks into personal genetic testing and what it can offer people.

Just Don't Tell Me

According to Slate, some people prefer not to know their genetic risk of certain diseases.

Testing for Relief

Minneapolis-St. Paul's KARE tells the story of a woman who'd thought she'd dodged genetic hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and sought testing for her children.

Telehealth startup PWNHealth will provide physician oversight services to Sema4's recently launched CarrierChek product, allowing for a nationwide rollout.

Despite years of experience of returning genetic test results, clinicians and researchers are still faced with many questions, such as what to do about VUS and secondary findings.

Ambry will provide genetic testing in NorthShore’s Genomic Health Initiative in hopes of moving precision medicine into clinical practice.

A life sciences industrial strategy out this week provided long-term guidance for supporting and enhancing growth in the sector in the UK.

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The US Food and Drug Administration has new guidelines that enable some gene and cell therapies to undergo expedited review, according to the New York Times.

Using gene drives to control invasive species might be too risky, an initial advocate of the approach says.

In Science this week: intellectual property experts argue patent battles such as the one over CRISPR are wasteful, and more.

Researchers have grown tumors in 3D cell cultures to better understand cancer, the Economist reports.