Researchers have developed a test that provides a safe and minimally invasive method for earlier diagnosis of ovarian and endometrial cancers.
Diagnostics allow for the identification of cancer types and other crucial biomarkers, and are used right through from discovery to market.
New research suggests that many people’s health problems brought on by single-gene mutations are getting misdiagnosed.
Color’s new DNA test identifies inherited heart conditions, where the idea is for customers to work with their doctor to come up with a plan to detect conditions early and prevent medical problems.
Healthcare tech startup Theranos was riding high back in 2014. But when a reporter raised questions, its media reps circled the wagons.
UK-based genomics data platform Global Gene Corp and American genetics company, Regeneron Genetics Center announced yesterday that they will collaborate to create the world’s largest project of its kind to study Indian population.
The full benefit of using AI-tools to make predictions and take alternative actions can’t be realised without careful consideration of the accompanying ethical pitfalls, say researchers.
Researchers have developed a technique that allowed them to determine at diagnosis whether children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia would relapse following treatment.
Home genetic tests like AncestryDNA and 23andMe are more popular than ever. But having widespread access to personal genetic information—without the knowledge of how to interpret results—can lead to problems.
To unearth new functional regions in the human genome with potential roles in shaping clinically important traits, researchers are using animals with extraordinary traits to reveal new elements.
Dame Sally Davies insists that learning more about a patient’s genetic makeup will lead to a better and more cost-effective approach, that will ultimately spare resources in the system.
Researchers are developing a test for Zika that uses saliva to identify diagnostic markers of the virus much more quickly than current commercial tests can.
Researchers have discovered 50 new gene regions that increase the risk of developing schizophrenia.
Although a disease may be rare, patients and families share a common struggle. Zoe Gale tells us about the challenges she faced when diagnosed with a rare disease.