BillionToOne and Eluthia have announced today the launch of the first and only non-invasive prenatal test, allowing to screen for the autosomal-recessive conditions cystic fibrosis, spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), sickle cell disease and other hemoglobinopathies. The UNITY™ screen will be made available through Eluthia in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and the Netherlands, as of now.Read More
The Virtual Center for Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome collaborates with the Center for Precision Neuropsychiatry based in the Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and SurgeonsRead More
Dante Labs introduced 30x long reads whole genome sequencing based on Oxford Nanopore technology. This is the first long reads whole genome available commercially worldwide. Sequencing will be performed at Dante Labs' new highly automated, certified third-generation sequencing center in L'Aquila, Italy.Read More
The Color-Sayre partnership will provide a fully integrated solution for patients and providers by delivering actionable clinical test results at an accessible price point.Read More
Partnership combines local support with global capabilities to deliver affordable tests to identify genetic mutations associated with an increased risk for hereditary cancer and inherited heart conditions for which early knowledge can make a difference.Read More
Comprehensive Interrogation of the Genetic Determinants of Female and Male Infertility: A New NGS Research Application Enabled by Improvements in Target Enrichment TechnologyRead More
Anonymous donor presents $1 million gift to The Ehlers-Danlos Society to jumpstart groundbreaking genomic research into genetic cause of hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (hEDS), a rare, degenerative, and all-too-often painful, disabling connective tissue disorderRead More
On June 18th, Berrysburg's historic Hill Church provides a bucolic backdrop to the Romberger All-Family Reunion where friends, food, fun and genealogy rule. Descendants of Bartel, the original immigrant ancestor for American Rombergers (and variations) meet once more to share info, make new family friends, and celebrate the life of the family association founder, Dr. John Romberger.Read More
Bioquark Inc., a cutting edge life sciences company focused on the development of a novel biologic portfolio of products, services, and technologies for complex regeneration, disease reversion, and aging in humans, is entering a collaboration with India's Revita Life Sciences to advance translational opportunities in spinal cord injury repair.Read More
A new way to monitor & protect endangered species. Using DNA analysis of animal blood from creatures that feed on animals.
Scientists can now map animal populations at the highest resolution ever.
Also, this method will scale globally.
Yale University iGEM Research Team garners silver award designation for research and development of synthetic biology workflows for studying non-model and environmentally significant microbes with the support of AmericanBio, Inc.Read More