molecular cytogenetics

The firm's cytogenetic media, immunohistochemistry products, and fish probes have been certified for marketing in Europe.

A genomics researcher from North Carolina State University outlined efforts to learn more about human cancers by studying dogs and other animals with spontaneous malignancies.

Some geneticists who use arrays hope the new guidelines, which ACMG updated this month, will prompt other labs to adopt the technology and compel insurance firms to reimburse for the tests.

According to CEO Kevin King, Affy's "efforts to prepare the company for renewed revenue growth and profitability … have started to pay off."

The US National Institutes of Health and the Food and Drug Administration have proposed changing gene therapy oversight, the Associated Press reports.

Nature News reports that the Salk Institute has asked for the scope of a gender discrimination lawsuit brought against it to be narrowed.

CNBC reports that the sequencing startup Veritas aims to sequence individuals who fall at extremes.

In PLOS this week: genotyping of indigenous North African goats, program to simulate evolve and resequencing studies, and more.