microarray-based diagnostics

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.

After raising $1 million last month in a non-brokered private placement, Arrayit is moving into new headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA, where it intends to open CLIA and ISO-certified facilities by early next year.

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Two new Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology studies have largely reproduced the original findings, ScienceInsider reports.

DNA fingerprinting could catch some sample mix-ups at pathology labs, the New York Times says.

In Cell this week: DNA methylation and T cell exhaustion, longevity in C. elegans, and more.

A Maryland police department has turned to DNA phenotyping to develop a suspect sketch, WJLA reports.