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Microarrays & Multiplexing

A study of twins, unrelated individuals, and post-mortem brain samples suggests genetic factors contribute to cortical features and functions in humans.

A genome-wide association and fine-mapping study of Samoans led to a missense mutation in the CREBRF gene that seems to correspond with increased fat storage.

The firm is investing in studies that use its multiplex microarray platform to monitor lupus disease activity and traumatic brain injury response.

The Finnish firm is hoping to finalize manufacturing, validation, and commercialization of its new sample-to-result infectious disease diagnostics platform.

The firm is developing tests based on its microarray technology, which is capable of printing multiple types of biomarkers.

Solid substrate comprising array of dendrons and methods for using the same
Compositions and methods for multiplex biomarker profiling
Spatially encoded biological assays
Compositions and method for measuring and calibrating amplification bias in multiplexed PCR reactions
Integrated systems for the multiplexed amplification and detection of six and greater dye labeled fragments
Methods for synthesis of an oligopeptide microarray

In Cell this week: proteomic consequences of genomic changes in ovarian cancer, Human SRMAtlas, and more.

At Nature, John Wilbanks and Eric Topol call for openness in health data.

Law.com predicts that genomic and genetic testing will become common in toxic tort cases.

A Pew Research Center report finds that most Americans are wary of using technologies like gene editing to enhance human abilities.