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Using monogenic diabetes registry examples, a University of Chicago researcher argued that appropriate genetic testing is needed to detect monogenic diabetes.

The new funding supports clinical trials as well as preclinical work to identify biomarkers of therapeutic response. 

The University of California, Los Angeles-led team said the approach outperformed two established classification methods.

A re-analysis of "failed" non-invasive prenatal tests based on whole-genome sequence data revealed hundreds of rare autosomal trisomies.

At the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics annual meeting in Phoenix, WuXi presented results from a pilot study involving 190 individuals.

Reagent cartridge
Pretreatment method of biological sample, detection method of RNA, and pretreatment kit
Methods and compositions for identifying enterovirus
Method for direct amplification from crude nucleic acid samples
Base-by-base ratcheting of DNA/RNA in a Y-shaped nanochannel
Methods for suppression PCR

An opinion piece in the New York Times urges lawmakers to keep genetic protections in place.

Research funding in Canada is to remain mostly the same, ScienceInsider reports.

In Science this week: random DNA replication errors play role in cancer, and more.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation embarks on an open-access publishing path.

Mar
28
Sponsored by
Illumina

This webinar describes the optimization and validation of two commercially available next-generation sequencing assays that may be used to guide personalized cancer treatment. 

Mar
30
Sponsored by
SeraCare

Our roundtable of industry experts will provide an overview of the current regulatory landscape for clinical genomics tests.

Apr
13
Sponsored by
SeraCare

In this webinar, Gregory J. Tsongalis of Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center will discuss how his lab developed and validated a cancer hotspot assay. 

Apr
27
Sponsored by
SeraCare

This webinar is the third in a four-part series highlighting real-world examples of how some lab directors are bringing validated next-generation sequencing-based tests to the clinic.