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."

Germany's Project DEAL has come to an agreement with the publisher Wiley over journal access and open-access publishing, ScienceInsider reports.

Researchers uncover additional loci associated with lifespan, which the Telegraph says could be folded into a genetic test.

A Canadian panel recommends public coverage of the gene therapy Kymriah if its cost comes down, the Globe and Mail reports.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: new accurate quantification by sequencing approach, CNV breakpoints in Plasmodium falciparum, and more.