Sequencing Technology

Foundation's NGS test also found clinically actionable genomic alterations in more than 90 percent of patient samples. 

A pair of studies used genome sequencing to follow genetic diversity and genetic constraints in dengue virus-infected individuals and matched mosquito vectors.

The agency will fund studies of the molecular profiles of multiple brain regions and cell types to better understand the mechanisms of psychiatric diseases.

NeoGenomics said it is the first specialized oncology reference laboratory to be a preferred in-network lab option for all Premier members.

The third phase of eMERGE will focus on identifying the potential medical effects of rare variants in about 100 clinically relevant genes.

Methods and systems for detecting sequence variants
Sequence scheduling and sample distribution techniques
Modified base detection with nanopore sequencing
DNA sequence with non-fluorescent nucleotide reversible terminators and cleavable label modified nucleotide terminators
Integrated circuit with ion sensitive sensor and manufacturing method
Method and apparatus for compressing and decompressing genetic information obtained by using next generation sequencing (NGS)

This Week in Nucleic Acids Research: Researchers describe a new method to find large-scale structural variants in cancer genomes, a glimpse at an approach for profiling miRNAs in tumor samples from TCGA, and more.

Intellia Therapeutics has raised $70 million, becoming the latest firm leveraging the gene editing technology to haul in a gob of cash.

Now going beyond reporting fetal aneuploidies, NIPTs may be providing too much information that may be useless, some doctors and genetic counselor say.

A group of organizations in the UK say that there needs to be discussions about the use of technologies such as CRISPR/Cas-9 for human germline editing.

Sep
17
Sponsored by
Omicia

This online seminar will provide examples of how commercial and hospital-affiliated clinical labs are successfully developing and deploying high-throughput next-generation sequencing-based testing services for genetic diseases. 

Sep
24
Sponsored by
Personalis

This online seminar will outline a targeted enrichment technology to improve next-generation sequencing assays for cancer research and clinical applications. 

Oct
01
Sponsored by
Swift Biosciences

This webinar will discuss a new library preparation method that enables complete methylome characterization from only about 20 starting cells.

Oct
07
Sponsored by
Personal Genome Diagnostics

This webinar will highlight the key considerations and applications of next-generation sequencing for managing non-small cell lung cancer patients using plasma-based approaches.