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EMBL-EBI Launches Free Genetic Disease Diagnostic Software

Researchers at the University of Edinburgh and the European Bioinformatics Institute at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL-EBI) have introduced a new diagnostic genome-wide...
Three-month-old baby receiving oral vaccination

Genetic Variation Influences Effectiveness of Vaccines

A genome-wide association study GWAS, headed by a team at the University of Oxford, U.K., and involving thousands of children in the U.K. and...
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Advances in Exome Sequencing

Next-generation sequencing has facilitated an explosion in clinical genetic testing, and for some patients with unknown disorders for which there were previously no genetic...
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Gut Microbiome Bacteria Provides Link Between Fiber and Heart Health

Researchers show that mice harboring the butyrate-producing bacteria Roseburia eating a high-fiber diet suffered from less atherosclerosis
Edico Genome's DRAGENTM processor will be combined with Congenica's SapientiaTM software platform into a single genome data analysis solution (Source: Edico Genome)

Congenica, Edico Genome Combine Platform Technologies Into a Single Offering

The new offering, available immediately, will combine Congenica's Sapientia software platform with Edico Genome's DRAGEN processor.

Precision Oncology Company ArcherDx Files for $100M IPO

ArcherDx said proceeds from the IPO will be used in part toward development of its STRATAFIDE pan-solid tumor companion diagnostic, as well as its Personalized Cancer Monitoring (PCM) platform, designed to enable local labs to assess therapy success.
Prostate cancer cells

New Potential Early Cancer Detection Biomarker Unveiled

The new study focuses on examining proteins contained in extracellular vesicles and particles (EVPs) rather than analyzing genes, as new research suggests tumors may release EVPs as a way to prepare other parts of the body to receive cancer cells when they spread.
PerkinElmer has agreed to acquire RHS

PerkinElmer to Acquire Single-Cell Genomics Tech Developer RHS

RHS technologies include DOPlify whole genome amplification platform for NGS, the NGS workflow PG-Seq and microarray workflow EmbryoCellect.
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Aging Clues Found in Stem Cell Ribosomal DNA

Howard Hughes Medical Institute research provides clues to how some cells could overcome genomic shrinkage that occurs as organisms age
SeqStudio's cartridge design makes CE equipment easier to use.

Thermo Fisher Launches Low-Throughput Cartridge-Based CE System

The new SeqStudio system should broaden the reach of capillary electrophoresis for low-throughput Sanger sequencing and fragment analysis.
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