Latest genomics Stories

Atlas Of Human Gene Activity
2014-03-28 05:31:57

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists have created the first detailed map of the way human genes work throughout major cells and tissues. Researchers working on the FANTOM5 project created a map that shows how a network of switches built within our DNA controls where and when our genes turn off and on. The three-year project included more than 250 scientists in over 20 countries and regions. "The FANTOM5 project is a tremendous achievement. To use the analogy...

2014-03-27 23:04:36

This report broadly categorizes the global gene expression analysis market into three segments, namely, instrumentation, consumables, and services. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/gene-expression-analysis-market-156613968.html (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 According to the new market research report, “Gene Expression Analysis Market by Technology (DNA Microarray, Real-Time PCR, Next Generation Sequencing), Consumables (DNA Chips, Reagents), Services (Gene Profiling,...

2014-03-27 10:47:11

Ethical, legal and social issues should be weighed before adopting the technology in public programs, researchers argue That question is likely to stir debate in coming years in many of the more-than-60 countries that provide newborn screening, as whole-genome sequencing (WGS) becomes increasingly affordable and reliable. Newborn screening programs – which involve drawing a few drops of blood from a newborn's heel – have been in place since the late 1960s, and are credited with having...

2014-03-26 08:29:02

SAN DIEGO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV), a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics, announced today that Charles Cantor, Ph.D., has joined the Company's Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Cantor, one of the leaders of the Human Genome Project, has published more than 400 peer reviewed articles, authored and co-authored more than 50 U.S. and international patents, and is also an author of the first genomics textbook, Genomics: The Science and...

2014-03-25 23:25:20

In Latin America, bioinformatics is now widely recognized as a crucial field for research and development in agricultural, veterinary, and human health sciences. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/latin-american-bioinformatics-market-2908323.html (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The “Latin American Bioinformatics Market by Sector (Agriculture, Molecular Medicine, Research & Animal), Segment (Sequencing Platforms, Knowledge Management Tools & Data Analysis Services) &...

2014-03-25 23:21:36

New integrated desktop system provides access to Bina’s accurate, scalable and easy-to-use genomic data analysis tools without the need for an IT team Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Bina Technologies, the standard for high-performance genomic analysis, today introduced Bina Desktop, a brand new deployment of its genomic analysis platform, Bina Analytics. Designed especially for clinical and academic researchers, Bina Desktop analyzes large, complex Next-Generation Sequencing...

2014-03-25 23:04:38

Pioneers and Visionaries in Genomics to Headline 13th Annual Conference Needham, MA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 March 25, 2014 – Bio-IT World Expo, the premier event showcasing applications of IT and informatics to biomedical research and the drug discovery enterprise, today proudly announced its keynote speakers for its 13th annual conference and expo, to be held April 29-May 1 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. The annual Bio-IT World Conference & Expo, which unites more than...

2014-03-25 08:30:12

- Effort designed to help revolutionize access to genomic interpretation services in hospitals, molecular diagnostics companies and academic medical centers throughout the U.S. - ROCKVILLE and BALTIMORE, Md., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strand Genomics Inc. (Strand) and BioHealth Innovation, Inc. (BHI) today announced a strategic partnership designed to expand the Strand Centers for Genomics & Personalized Medicine into the U.S. This effort is intended to help revolutionize...

2014-03-25 00:23:09

DUBLIN, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/53bwxk/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Bioinformatics Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/53bwxk/global ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Bioinformatics market to grow at a CAGR of 26.15 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the...

2014-03-24 23:03:35

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Personalized Medicines markets. Global market for Personalized Medicines is projected to reach US$200 billion by 2020, driven by aging population, escalating healthcare costs, growing focus on improving patient outcomes and the ensuing need for more effective therapies and treatment options. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn -Conventional trial and error treatment method based mass prescription...

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