Athletigen will use the Axiom genotyping platform to process its microarrays analyzing 850,000 genetic variants that could be related to sports performance.
CDI Laboratories will use Arrayjet's Ultra Marathon II instrument to print its proteomics and other custom microarrays.
The researchers identified a large set of potential markers, and then narrowed them down to those with the most practical diagnostic potential.
Though differing in their coverage breadth and targets, the researchers found the methods to be highly concordant.
Researchers from the University of Washington and elsewhere scrutinized duplication and deletion profiles in individuals from 125 human populations.
The firm set multiple records for testing volume and revenues as it grew both its sales team and customer base during the quarter.
Using a method that relied on Affymetrix arrays, researchers found that 38 patients in the trial had gene expression indicating they were in the ABC subtype.
The company made the move after several media outlets falsely reported that Ancestry had divulged the identify of a donor without a police warrant.
The method offers a way for genome-wide arrays to be used in individual patients to uncover methylated sites associated with rare genomic imprinting disorders.
Under the terms of the agreement, OGT will be able to use data from the developmental disorders studies to develop new arrays
23andMe has a holiday popup shop at a mall and could open additional stores, Bloomberg reports.
By studying koalas and a retrovirus that infects them, researchers may have uncovered a new sort of 'immune response' that occurs at the genomic level, Agence France Presse reports.
NPR reports that the first person in the US given a gene editing-based therapy for a genetic disorder is heading home.
In Science this week: ancient genomes reveal social inequality within individual households, new method for quantifying genetic variation in gene dosage, and more.