Sequencing a Superbug: Drug-Resistant Typhoid
Sequencing a Superbug: Drug-Resistant Typhoid
Sequencing a Superbug: Drug-Resistant Typhoid
A research group at the Wellcome Sanger Institute has sequenced a super “smart” strain of extensively-drug resistance (XDR) of typhoid.
Sequencing a Superbug: Drug-Resistant Typhoid
Newly Discovered Gene Helps Grow Blood Vessels
Newly Discovered Gene Helps Grow Blood Vessels
Newly Discovered Gene Helps Grow Blood Vessels
A new study has found that a newly discovered gene helps grow blood vessels when it senses inadequate blood flow to tissues.
Newly Discovered Gene Helps Grow Blood Vessels
"I Would Like to See Widespread Reimbursement of Clinical Genomic Testing as Well as Screening" - Gavin Stone
"I Would Like to See Widespread Reimbursement of Clinical Genomic Testing as Well as Screening" - Gavin Stone
"I Would Like to See Widespread Reimbursement of Clinical Genomic Testing as Well as Screening" - Gavin Stone
Gavin Stone is an electronics engineer who joined Edico Genome in 2013 to lead corporate development and marketing for the DRAGEN™ Bio-IT Processor, the world’s first next-generation sequencing bioinformatics chip to massively speed up genomic medicine.
"I Would Like to See Widespread Reimbursement of Clinical Genomic Testing as Well as Screening" - Gavin Stone
Are We One Step Closer To Genetic Facial Recognition?
Are We One Step Closer To Genetic Facial Recognition?
Are We One Step Closer To Genetic Facial Recognition?
Fifteen new face shape genes have been identified by researchers from KU Leuven, Pittsburgh, Stanford, and Penn State. So does this mean we’ll be able to accurately reconstruct facial features from ancient DNA?
Are We One Step Closer To Genetic Facial Recognition?
AstraZeneca Secures 'Milestone' Approval for Lung Cancer Drug
AstraZeneca Secures 'Milestone' Approval for Lung Cancer Drug
AstraZeneca Secures 'Milestone' Approval for Lung Cancer Drug
AstraZeneca has secured approval for one of its key new lung cancer drugs, cementing the medicine's potential to become a blockbuster treatment.
AstraZeneca Secures 'Milestone' Approval for Lung Cancer Drug

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A new study has identified a gene associated with memory and learning, which makes for a very useful model to study ‘intelligence’ in isolation.

Festival of Genomics London 2018

2017: This Was Your Year, Part II

In part one, we relived the excitement of January – June 2017. How did the year progress through the summer stretch and into the festive period? It’s only one way to find out…

2017: This Was Your Year

Now that the Festival of Genomics London is done, dusted, and in the record books, we take a look back at what you were busy reading on our website during 2017, including your answers from our survey.

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Magazines and Educational Guides

Educate Yourself

Complete Guide: Building a DNA Library

Just as sequencing has been getting faster, so too has library preparation. The process can be broadly broken up into 5-6 main stages, depending on method.

Opinions

DIY CRISPR: Biohacking Your Own Genome

With do-it-yourself CRISPR kits now available online, Hannah Devlin asks if it’s really possible to edit your own DNA, is it safe and how should it be regulated?

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QIAGEN to Aquire STAT-Dx

QIAGEN enters into agreement to acquire STAT-Dx, plans to launch a next-generation, fully integrated multiplex platform for syndromic disease testing in second half 2018 in Europe and later in the U.S.

FLG Blog

Stuff to Read, Week 7

Here are five stories you should read this week. The conversation with George Church is highly recommended!

Stuff to Read, Week 6

Would you pay to give your child a genetic advantage, to make them smarter than their peers, taller, or more beautiful? This is a question that will become relevant within a few decades, according to Big Think — if not sooner.