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New Material Could Enhance Fast And Accurate DNA Sequencing

New Material Could Enhance Fast And Accurate DNA Sequencing

Liz Ahlberg, Physical Sciences Editor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Gene-based personalized medicine has many possibilities for diagnosis and targeted therapy, but one big bottleneck: the expensive and time-consuming...

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2014-08-20 16:25:38

New approach complements whole-genome and whole-exome sequencing BOSTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Not every cell in the body is the same genetically, and disease-causing mutations don't necessarily affect every cell--making these mutations easy to miss even with next-generation genomic sequencing. A study from Boston Children's Hospital used a "deep sequencing" technique and was able to identify subtle somatic mutations--those affecting just a percentage of cells--in...

2014-08-20 12:26:20

LONDON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Personalized Medicines Industryhttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2116899/Global-Personalized-Medicines-Industry.htmlThis report analyzes the worldwide markets for Personalized Medicines in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Targeted Therapeutics, and Tests & Lab Services. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe,...

2014-08-19 23:12:17

The Annual BioConference Live Genetics and Genomics Virtual Conference Announces Keynote Presentations from Dr. Gordon Mills and Dr. Robert Nussbaum on August 20-21, 2014 Yorba Linda, CA (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 BioConference Live Genetics and Genomics recently announced new speakers for their virtual conference scheduled for August 20-21, 2014. The Annual Genetics and Genomics Virtual Conference welcomes Dr. Gordon Mills and Dr. Robert Nussbaum as the keynote speakers during the event....

2014-08-19 08:29:47

The Precise Assay is the first targeted RNASeq product capable of absolute and direct molecular counting of transcripts PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Research announced today the start of an early access program for its Precise(TM) assays and is currently making the product available to 10 sites. The Precise assays provide ultra-sensitive RNASeq assay technology designed to examine large numbers of standard or low input mRNA samples in high throughput....

2014-08-17 23:01:05

ReportsnReports.com adds "Whole Exome Sequencing Market by Product (Systems, Kits (Library Preparation, Target Enrichment), by Services (Sequencing), by Technology (Sequencing by Synthesis), by Application (Cancer, Monogenic disorders) - Global Forecast to 2018" global research report in its store. (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 Global whole exome sequencing market has the largest share of services segment since it has a variety of applications in all areas, including diagnostics, drug...

2014-08-12 23:07:20

Market Size - $11.1 Billion in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 10.3%, Market Trends - Growing usage rates of DNA sequencing technology. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/genomics-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 The global market for genomics is expected to reach USD 22.1 billion by 2020, growing at an estimated CAGR of 10.3% from 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Genomics play an...

2014-08-12 08:30:12

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioNano Genomics announced today the purchase of an Irys(TM )System by the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, one of the world's leading genome centers, located near Cambridge, UK. The Sanger Institute made the largest single contribution to the gold standard sequence for the Human Genome Project and today is focused on the role of genetics in health and disease. The Sanger Institute purchased BioNano's Irys platform to detect structural...

2014-08-11 08:28:53

Celgene Makes Equity Investment in HLI LA JOLLA, Calif., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Human Longevity, Inc. (HLI), a genomics and cell therapy-based diagnostic and therapeutic company focused on extending the healthy, high performance human life span, today announced it has signed an agreement with Celgene Cellular Therapeutics (CCT) to license, develop, and co-promote Celgene's proprietary placental cell population, PSC-100....

2014-08-10 23:00:16

The global metabolomics market is consolidated in nature, wherein the top five players account for more than 70%–75% of the market. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/metabolomics-technology-market-900.html (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 According to research report, the “Metabolomics Market by Technique (Gas Chromatography, High Performance Liquid Chromatography, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Mass Spectrometry, by Application (Biomarker & Drug Discovery,...

2014-08-08 12:25:25

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OncoPlex Diagnostics has developed a quantitative androgen receptor (AR) assay to add to their Breast Cancer Proteomic Panel. The OncoPlex Diagnostics Breast Panel simultaneously measures multiple clinically-relevant tumor proteins using mass spectrometry to better inform the oncologist on therapy selection. The Breast Cancer Proteomic Panel with the inclusion of AR was featured in a presentation at the 13(th) Annual International Future...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.