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."
A Columbia University-led team used emergency contact information from medical records to create family trees and estimate disease heritability.
Parabon NanoLabs is partnering with law enforcement to use genetic genealogy approaches to solve cold cases, Buzzfeed News reports.
In Science this week: ancient Southeast Asian genomes provide insight on human migration, and more.
NPR says a new report recommends that former research chimpanzees should be moved to retirement sanctuaries unless that move would shorten their lives.