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Association for Molecular Pathology publishes recommendations to facilitate design and implementation of clinical pharmacogenomic DPYD genotyping assays

July 23, 2024
Latest joint consensus guideline authored by representatives from AMP, ACMG, CPIC, CAP, DPWG, ESPT, PharmGKB, and PharmVar.
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FDA expands approval of gene therapy for patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy

June 21, 2024
Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a rare and serious genetic condition which worsens over time, leading to weakness and wasting away of the body’s muscles.
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Inherited genetic factors may predict the pattern of X chromosome loss in older women

June 13, 2024
A genomic analysis co-led by NIH suggests that the DNA a woman is born with may influence how her cells respond to chromosomal abnormalities acquired with aging.
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New Thermo Scientific Heracell Incubators

June 13, 2024
Delivers new features compatible with lab automation, supporting emerging automated cell therapy production processes.
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Diasorin receives FDA 510(K) Clearance for the LIAISON PLEX Blood Culture Yeast Assay on the new multiplexing LIAISON PLEX

June 6, 2024
It is the second multiplexing molecular diagnostic panel on the LIAISON PLEX to be cleared by the U.S. FDA after the Respiratory Flex Assay, which received clearance in March ...

Molecular Diagnostics in the Clinical Laboratory

June 5, 2024
Learn how clinical laboratories can use a combination of technologies to create a comprehensive and robust molecular diagnostic framework that aligns with the evolving demands...
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QIAGEN expands QIAstat-Dx syndromic testing menu in the U.S. with launch of molecular test to improve gastrointestinal care

June 4, 2024
U.S. FDA clears QIAstat-Dx Gastrointestinal Panel 2 for use in clinical settings.
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For rare pediatric diseases, genome sequencing can increase diagnostic yield

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Scientists map networks regulating gene function in the human brain

May 28, 2024
NIH-funded research details the brain’s cellular and molecular regulatory elements and their impact on brain function.