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The researchers added that these expression changes could be used to predict when a bloom might occur.

The study is the first published data of BGI's desktop sequencer, BGISEQ-500, which German researchers are studying for use in evaluating microRNA biomarkers. 

The exclusive agreement covers a portfolio of Epicentre products for transposomics, microarray analysis, and transcriptomics research.

Genetic and immune profiles from Brazilian leishmaniasis cases suggest parasite strain and inflammatory cytokine may contribute to unusual forms of the disease.

In lower-grade glioma tumors lacking three known biomarkers, investigators identified TP53 and H3.3 histone mutations that appear to be linked to poor outcomes.

Chin set-up and high accuracy nucleic acid sequencing
Manipulation of beads in droplets and methods for manipulating droplets
DNA polymerases
Single probe, multiple temperature, nucleic acid detection methods, kits, and compositions
Reagents, methods, and libraries for bead-based sequencing
Method of DNA sequencing by polymerisation

Biomedical research projects are generating a ton of data that still needs to be analyzed, NPR reports.

Theranos is retiring some of its board members, including Henry Kissinger and George Shultz, Business Insider reports.

The heads of 29 scientific societies and some 2,300 researchers call on President-elect Donald Trump to rely on and support science in two separate letters.

In Science this week: genetically modified flu virus could be key to new live vaccines, and more.

Dec
06
Sponsored by
Natera

This webinar will discuss a partnership model for noninvasive prenatal testing that enabled LifeLabs Genetics, a genetic testing lab based in Toronto, Ontario, to implement NIPT in house.

Dec
08
Sponsored by
Personal Genome Diagnostics

This online seminar will discuss the application of circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) sequencing to evaluate the emergence of resistance mutations during therapy. 

Dec
13
Sponsored by
Agilent Technologies

This webinar will discuss a genomic strategy that detects single nucleotide variants and copy number variants in a single assay.

Dec
15
Sponsored by
PierianDx

This webinar will be an interactive roundtable discussion on established and emerging regulatory, scientific, and medical topics related to next-generation sequencing in the clinical setting.