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DALLAS, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Genomics Market in the US 2014-2018 and Global Genomics Market 2014-2018 research reports to its store.
New research appearing in Thursday’s edition of the journal Nature details the successful sequencing and annotation of the gibbon genome, meaning that scientists have now mapped the DNA of all of the world’s ape species.
Whole exome sequencing not proven to improve the outcomes of patients with cancer. Lansdale, PA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Hayes, Inc., a leader in promoting
New research study “DNA and RNA Sample Preparation Markets: Market Developments, Growth Areas and Opportunities” worked out by Biopharm Reports is now available at MarketPublishers.com.
Selected to Showcase Healthcare Innovation at TEDMED WASHINGTON, Sept.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sophia Genetics, the European leader in Data Driven Medicine, has significantly expanded its European customer
However, Less Than One-Third of Duchenne Patients Are in Subpopulations That Will Benefit From New Disease-Modifying Therapies, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON,
- Findings and research approach published in Nature Communications - CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept.
ReportsnReports.com adds "Companion Diagnostics Market by Technology (Polymerase Chain Reaction, In-situ hybridization, Immunohistochemistry), Application (Breast, Lung cancer), & by End-user (Pharmaceutical
PORTLAND, Oregon, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by Allied Market Research, titled "RNA Therapeutics Market (technology, applications, end user and geography)
The GloFish is a patented and trademarked brand of genetically modified fluorescent fish. Various GloFish are currently on the market. Zebrafish were the first GloFish that were available within pet stores and are now sold in bright green, red, orange-yellow, blue, and purple fluorescent colors. Recently, Electric Green, Sunburst Orange, and Moonrise Pink colored tetra (Gymnocorymbus ternetzi) and Electric Green tiger barb (Puntius tetrazona) have been incorporated to the lineup. Although not...
A Knockout Mouse is a genetically engineered mouse in which researchers have inactivated, or “knocked out,” an existing gene by replacing it or disrupting it with an artificial piece of DNA. The loss of gene activity frequently causes changes in a mouse’s phenotype, which includes appearance, behavior, or other apparent and biochemical characteristics. Knockout mice are significant animal models for studying the role of genes which have been sequenced but whose functions haven’t...
A Blue Rose is a flower of the genus Rosa belonging to the family Rosaceae that presents blue to violet pigmentation instead of the more common white, red, or yellow coloration. Blue roses are frequently portrayed in literature and art as a symbol of love and prosperity to those who seek it, but don’t exist in nature as a result of genetic limitations. In 2004, researchers utilized genetic modification to produce roses that contain the blue pigment delphinidin. After 13 years of...
DNA probes help scientists to detect a specific gene in a long DNA sequence. According to Dr. Michael A. Pfaller, DNA probes are “single-stranded pieces of nucleic acid, labeled with a specific tracer (isotope, enzyme, or chromophore), that will hydrogen bond (hybridize) with complementary single-stranded pieces of DNA (or RNA) under the appropriate conditions of pH, temperature, and iconic strength.” The Foundation for Genomics and Population Health website has a helpful video about...
Caenorhabditis elegans is a species of parasitic roundworm in the Nematoda phylum. It can be found in temperate regions, in many different areas of the world. It prefers to reside in nutrient rich soils. Its scientific name is derived from the Greek terms Caeno, meaning recent, rhabditis, meaning rod-like, and the Latin term elegans, which means elegant. It was first named by Maupas in 1900, but was not classified in the Caenorhabditis subgenus until 1952 by Osche. Caenorhabditis elegans...
- One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.