The World Anti-Doping Agency has considered obtaining Olympic athletes’ genetic code for years, and now that could soon be becoming a reality, thanks to the decreasing cost of sequencing.
The advancement of sequencing technology has had the singe biggest effect on genomics research. As it develops further, so does the scope of genomic research and applications.
“I’d Like to See Our Understanding of at Least One More Disease Transformed by Genomics and Big Data” – Jeremy Grushcow
Combining over 15 years’ experience with pharma and life sciences businesses with a passion for participant-centric research, Jeremy Grushcow is CBO at Sequence Bio, where he saw a once-in-in a lifetime opportunity to change how we treat, prevent and understand disease.
Illumina Ventures- and Merck-backed DNA Script have gotten one step closer to its vision of higher speed, higher efficiency, harsh-chemical free DNA synthesis.
Festival of Genomics London 2018: GenomeAsia 100k is addressing the lack of genomic data from South Asians by launching the “Map the Gap” campaign.
During the Festival of Genomics London, global biotech company, Dante Labs announced the launch of its privately funded 10,000 European Genome Project.
A new nanopore technology for direct sequencing of long strands of DNA has resulted in the most complete human genome ever assembled with a single technology.
We attended ‘The Great Genome Sequencing Debate’ earlier this week, chaired by Vivienne Parry from Genomics England, to discuss the future of genomic testing.
BGI Genomics and Pacific Biosciences of California have announced an agreement by BGI Genomics to purchase an additional 10 Sequel Systems.
A team of researchers have sequenced the genome of the axolotl, and with its ability to regenerate limbs and organs, they are optimistic about what this will mean for the future of medical practices.
This year at SLAS 2018, the Formulatrix will be unveiling a concept for a novel automation platform that offers so many benefits to researchers preparing samples that it is surprising others have not beat them to the punch.
Beckman Coulter Life Sciences have launched a family of FormaPure reagent kits for extracting nucleic acid from often challenging formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues.
We bring genomics to the UK in our latest issue, as we look ahead to what this year’s Festival of Genomics London has to offer.
After raising $20 million in funding, Stratos Genomics is hoping that its DNA sequencing technology will take the field further as it prepares to break into the market in the coming year.