RHS recently acquired an Arrayjet Marathon instrument to produce EmbryoCellect, which competes with PGS kits sold by Illumina, Agilent Technologies, OGT, and others.
The structured oligonucleotide probe could allow simultaneous PCR amplification and microarray hybridization, and could enable universal microarrays.
Genetic Analysis CEO Kari Stenersen said the deal is a "commercial breakthrough" for the Oslo-based company.
Consumer genomics companies have seen their databases swell with hundreds of thousands of new samples, introduced diverse offerings, and adjusted to new competitors.
Using arrays and exome sequencing, the study aims to diagnoses children with previously undiagnosed developmental disorders.
The partners will collaborate to develop and validate a high-throughput DNA microarray-based detection system to monitor foodborne bacteria and viruses.
Toshiba has the exclusive right to provide genotyping services on the Japonica Array to Japanese universities, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, and other research organizations.
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.
Through a genome-wide association study, an international team found that a PHACTR1 gene variant appears to protect patients from cervical artery dissection.
In PLOS this week: loci linked to aggressive prostate cancer, metabolic profiling of mice with Chagas disease, and more.
Mainichi reports that 43 percent of Japanese individuals said they did not want to eat agricultural products that had been modified using gene-editing tools.
Two US Department of Agriculture research departments are moving to the Kansas City area, according to the Washington Post.
Slate's Jane Hu compares some at-home genetic tests to astrology.
In PLOS this week: analysis of polygenic risk scores for skin cancer, chronic pain GWAS, and more.