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deCODE Genotyping Laboratory Receives College of American Pathologists Accreditation

REYKJAVIK, Iceland, May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- deCODE genetics (Nasdaq: DCGN ) today announced that its CLIA-registered DNA isolation and genotyping laboratory, which processes the company's deCODEme(TM) personal genome scans and risk assessment diagnostic tests for several common disea...

Avian Adenovirus Genotyping Diagnostic Service

x-OvO Limited has developed a centralised genotyping diagnostic service to facilitate the identification of avian adenovirus from tissue samples taken from commercial poultry flocks. The test will allow the determination of the degree of association between two isolates and thus provide statisti...

SmartGene, Inc. Enters Collaboration with Virco Lab, Inc. to Enhance HIV Genotyping and Resistance Interpretation Services in US

RALEIGH, N.C., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartGene, Inc., a provider of novel services for the management and analysis of genetic data, today announced a marketing and distribution collaboration with Virco Lab, Inc., to help US laboratories manage, analyze, and derive maximum benefit from th...

Synvista Therapeutics Announces Data Further Demonstrating the Value of Haptoglobin Genotyping in Diabetic Patients During AHA Meeting

New Data Presented at the Meeting Demonstrate Vitamin E May Help Prevent Cardiovascular Events in Hp2-2 Diabetes MONTVALE, N.J., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synvista Therapeutics, Inc. (Amex: SYI ) today announced new data demonstrating that discontinuation of Vitamin E in patients ...

Synvista Therapeutics Announces Availability of Haptoglobin Genotyping Technology at The Annual Scientific Sessions of the American Heart Association

New Data Presented at the Meeting Report the Use of Haptoglobin Typing to Predict Cardiovascular Risk, and Benefit From Tight Glycemic Control in Diabetics MONTVALE, N.J., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synvista Therapeutics, Inc. (Amex: SYI ) today announced at the Annual Scientific Ses...

Seth Dobin heading up Marshfield's Mammalian Genotyping Service

Marshfield, Wis. -- Research scientist Seth Dobrin, Ph.D., has been named the new head of the Center for Human Genetics' Mammalian Genotyping Service of the Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation. He plans to apply his experience in genetics and genomics research to problems of mental health an...

Wisconsin court halts Abbott's sale of genotyping products

Madison, Wis. - The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin has entered a permanent injunction against Abbott Laboratories , preventing the pharmaceutical company from further sales or use of products or components that infringe on a genotyping patent held by Innogenetics , ...

Rapid SNP Genotyping of the Pharmacogenomically Important Allele CYP2D6*4 Using Real-Time qPCR on the DNA Engine Opticon 2 System

Surekha Karudapuram, Ph.D. and David Batey Ph.D. MJ Research, Inc., South San Francisco, CA Abstract A two-color real-time quantitative PCR (qPCR) protocol was used on the MJ Research DNA Engine Opticon 2 system to genotype the CYP2D...

Microfluidic analysis of multiplex PCR products for the genotyping of Helicobacter pylori

Gastric infection with Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is the major cause of chronic active gastritis and is associated with the pathogenesis of peptic ulcer and gastric carcinoma. Recent studies using a multiplex P...

Oragene is compatible with TaqMan SNP genotyping

J. Chartier and H.C. Birnboim DNA Genotek Inc., Ottawa, ON, Canada DNA collected with Oragene works well with TaqMan SNP Genotyping Assays. SNPs in the thymidylate synthetase and apolipoprotein E genes were reliably detected. ...

SEQUENOM Announces Launch of MassARRAY Compact 96 System

... in a rapid, accurate, and cost efficient manner. SEQUENOM's MassARRAY system facilitates a number of nucleic acid analysis applications including SNP genotyping and allelotyping, CNV analysis, quantitative gene expression analysis, quantitative methylation marker analysis, comparative sequence analysis of hapl...

Data on WaferGen's SmartChip(TM) System to be Presented at 3rd Annual Rediscovering Biomarkers Conference

...cs. The SmartChip platform is also the focus of a genotyping research collaboration with scientists in the Inst...d to be the ability to conduct gene expression and genotyping research at a fraction of the time and cost curren...sis market alone (comprised of gene expression and genotyping analysis) had approximately $2.4 billion in worldw...

2009 Medical Innovation Summit at Cleveland Clinic to Highlight the Latest Developments in Cancer Care

...ts will include live surgeries, Meet the Doctor Roundtables, and sessions featuring: "Key Issues in new Cancer Technologies," "The Market for Consumer genotyping in Oncogenomics," "the Grand Challenges in Contemporary Cancer Treatment," "The Revolution in Radiotherapy Technology," "Corporate Venturing in a time...

Accumetrics, Inc. Announces European Distribution Channels for France, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg

... sanofi-aventis. A b ou t A A Z AAZ-LMB is a French company specializing in In Vitro Diagnostic Products for Diagnostic, Monitoring, genotyping for anti-coagulation therapy. With a panel of varied products and services, the company focuses on health professionals and patients alike, capitaliz...

Genomas and Institute of Living Among Organizers of Pharmacogenetics Symposium at 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association

...l, Hartford, CT Cytochrome P-450 2D6, 2C19, and Serotonin Transporter genotyping for Depressed Inpatients at the Mayo Clinic Mood Disorders Unit Simon Ku...SLC 6A4): Understanding Variability and Enhancing the Clinical Utility of genotyping David Mrazek, M.D. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Dr. Ruano presen...

ZyGEM Releases Application Note Showing its DNA Extraction Kits Rapidly Produce High Yields of Quality DNA

... Tissue DNA extraction kits used in PCR assays for genotyping mice, a commonly-performed biomedical research app... "This new application note focusing on mouse genotyping demonstrates that our prep GEM(TM) Tissue kits ea...aid Paul Kinnon, CEO of ZyGEM. "Since small animal genotyping is a critical but often time-consuming aspect of b...

WaferGen Announces Signing of Private Financing

...s actively developing its SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first whole genome, high throu...ificant speed and cost advantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with leading research institut...

ZyGEM Corp. and VWR International Europe BVBA Sign Agreement to Distribute Breakthrough DNA Extraction Technology in Europe

...384 samples in less than 30 minutes. They contain reagents that have been optimized for downstream PCR-based applications including quantitative PCR, genotyping using STRs or SNPs, RFLP analyses, etc. prep GEM(TM) kits are proven on a range of animal samples including blood, micro-biopsies (ear tags), meat, ...

WaferGen Biosystems, ImmuneRegen BioSciences and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center to Collaborate on Novel Wound Healing Research

...vantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with...sis market alone (comprised of gene expression and genotyping analysis) had approximately $2.4 billion in worldw... SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the firs...

Frost & Sullivan Lauds BioTrove for Providing Research-Enabling Life Sciences and Drug Discovery Technologies

...and Synchron Lab Automation have yielded optimized genotyping systems, end-to-end high-throughput mass spectrome... discovery to single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) genotyping on the OpenArray(R) system to investigating novel ...fe Technologies globally markets the OpenArray SNP genotyping platform under the TaqMan(R) OpenArray(R) SNP...

WaferGen to Present Data on SmartChip(TM) Real-Time PCR System at Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Quantitative PCR Conference

...s actively developing its SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first whole genome, high throu...ificant speed and cost advantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with leading research institut...

California Grants SeqWright License to Operate as a Clinical Laboratory

...anted a California clinical laboratory license. This license enables SeqWright to utilize its DNA sequencing and Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) genotyping expertise in order to provide genetic tests to California residents and represents a significant step forward in the shift towards personalized medici...

Commonwealth Biotechnologies Presents Data at Forensic Sciences Meeting Confirming Benefits of ZyGEM's DNA Extraction Technology

...ion. These kits can be specially designed to be compatible with common STR genotyping profiling kits and forensic genotyping methods. The ability to accurately and easily extract high quality DNA by ...

Data on WaferGen's SmartChip(TM) System Presented at 16th International Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference

...vantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with...sis market alone (comprised of gene expression and genotyping analysis) had approximately $2.4 billion in worldw... SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first...

Data on WaferGen's SmartChip Real-Time PCR System(TM) to be Presented at 16th International Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference

...s actively developing its SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first whole genome, high throu...ificant speed and cost advantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with leading research institut...

Pigs to Be Genotyped to Improve Selection and Breeding for Pancreatic Islet Cell Research

...ansplantation. "We are thrilled to donate our genotyping services in support of Spring Point Project's char... are sincerely grateful for GeneSeek's donation of genotyping services to make this significant advance possible...pharmaceutical markets. GeneSeek's high throughput genotyping capabilities range from one SNP to a million SNPs ...

Multinational deCODE Study Identifies New Link Between Inflammation and Heart Attack

...would like to thank the many thousands of participants and the large group of collaborating scientists and clinicians who took part in this study. The genotyping in the myocardial infarction study was supported in part by a grant from the US National Institutes of Health Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (SR01HL0...

WaferGen's SmartChip(TM) System Performance Successfully Demonstrated in Initial Phase of Alpha Testing Program

...vantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with ... SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first...vantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with ...

BioNanomatrix Appoints Michael Kochersperger as Vice President of Engineering

...ct portfolio in less than six years. Previously, he was director of SNP-IT genotyping research and development at Orchid Biosciences, where he led the development and commercialization of ultra-high-throughput microarray-based genotyping systems. Prior to Orchid, Michael was project manager for the development ...

deCODE to Integrate New Genetic Risk Factor for Type 2 Diabetes Into Its deCODEme(TM) Personal Genome Scan Service

... human genome (SNP) that is associated with increased fasting glucose levels and risk of type 2 diabetes (T2D). deCODE will employ its CLIA-registered genotyping laboratory and existing testing platform to swiftly integrate the finding into its deCODEme(TM) personal genome scan, and to assess the addition of th...

WaferGen Announces Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results

...s actively developing its SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first whole genome, high throu...ificant speed and cost advantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with leading research institut...

deCODE genetics Announces Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results

...ly by growth in the company's genomic services business, which includes the company's diagnostics, deCODEme(TM) personal genome analysis, and contract genotyping businesses. Research and development expense was $5.7 million for the third quarter of this year, compared to $14.1 million for the same period last...

WaferGen to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw 10th Annual Healthcare Conference

...rently being developed for the gene expression and genotyping markets, and the SmartSlide(TM) Micro- Incubation ... SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first...vantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with ...

NIH Awards Approximately $3M Grant for Research Involving WaferGen's SmartChip(TM) Real-Time PCR System at the University of Pittsburgh

...sis market alone (comprised of gene expression and genotyping analysis) had approximately $2.4 billion in worldw... SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first...vantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with ...

Diagenic Partners With DNAVision to Offer First Breast Cancer and Alzheimers Gene-Expression Blood Tests

...applied pharmacogenetic & pharmacogenomic services. DNAVision offers the powerful combination of different technologies in expression profiling, SNP genotyping and sequencing in a high quality environment (First European laboratory to be ISO17025 accredited). DNAVision is a spin-off of University of Brussels ...

WaferGen to Present at the Seventh Annual BIO Investor Forum

...rently being developed for the gene expression and genotyping markets, and the SmartSlide(TM) Micro- Incubation ... SmartChip(TM) product for the gene expression and genotyping markets. SmartChip is being developed as the first...vantages to researchers in the gene expression and genotyping markets. Based on collaborations established with ...

Vineland Welcomes Dr. Daryl Somers as Research Chair, Molecular Breeding and Biotechnology

...to improve horticultural crops. Dr. Somers brings a wealth of experience to Vineland, including expertise in the use of DNA markers, high-throughput genotyping in large multi-species breeding programs. Prior to joining Vineland, Dr. Somers was a senior Research Scientist of Molecular Genetics, Bioproducts and...

Mark Sutherland Joins GenVault as Senior Vice President, Business Development

...tegic Alliances and previously as VP, Genomics, where he led a $160M genomics business unit producing industry leading technologies in DNA sequencing, genotyping and gene expression. Mr. Sutherland has also held roles of increasing responsibility in sales and marketing management at Molecular Dynamics and Appli...

BioNanomatrix Announces Appointment of Dr. Pui-Yan Kwok to Its Scientific Advisory Board

...nsortium Steering Committee. The inventor of several fluorescence-based SNP genotyping methods, Dr. Kwok more recently has been developing mapping and haplotyping...typing, both as a distinguished research leader and as an inventor of novel genotyping methods," said Dr. Han Cao, chief scientific officer of BioNanomatrix. "His...

GenVault Corporation Launches GenTegra(TM) DNA

... the Eccles Institute of Human Genetics of developing rapid and large-scale genotyping techniques for identifying genetic variations that confer predispositions t...ra(TM) for storing and transporting DNA samples with our collaborators. The genotyping results of frozen samples and samples stored with GenTegra at room temperat...
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