microarray-based diagnostics

This finding has the potential to expand the current utility of the panel to identify an important subgroup of people who would benefit from less treatment, the firm said. 

The technology uses Thermo Fisher Scientific microarrays to measure transcript levels in order to diagnose rejection of solid organ transplants.

The company plans to use Thermo Fisher Scientific's newly launched PharmacoScan array-based platform for its testing.

The firm also said it had a net loss of $7.9 million, or $3.50 per share, in 2014, compared to a net loss of $2.4 million, or $12.23 per share, in 2013.

The company said that its entire portfolio of microarray services in now manufactured under ISO 13485 certification.

Scientists have identified patterns of gene expression that can diagnose endometriosis, using machine learning to analyze transcriptome data obtained from microarray testing of uterine tissue.

Rebiotix will use Genetic Analysis' microarray-based GA-map dysbiosis test for use in its R&D programs for gastrointestinal diseases.

During a panel discussion at Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Advances in Prenatal Molecular Diagnostics conference in Boston earlier this month, representatives from four NIPT providers - Ariosa Diagnostics, Natera, Sequenom, and Illumina - shared their vision for their own tests and the future of NIPT.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Adarza BioSystems has closed the final tranche of a Series A round of financing that brought in a total of $6.8 million.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Three research teams developing molecular breast cancer diagnostic technologies at US universities have been chosen as winners of a competition aimed at helping them develop business plans to commercialize their innovations.

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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.