Penn study finds genome editing in non-human primates highlights opportunities and challenges for future clinical trials
New genome-editing method “cuts back” on unwanted genetic mutations
New delivery system developed by MIT team deletes disease-causing genes and reduces cholesterol.
Delivering the hormone leptin directly to the brain through gene therapy aids weight loss without the significant side effect of bone loss, according to new collaborative research from Oregon State University and University of Florida.
Tute Genomics, a leader in clinical sequencing informatics and genomic interpretation technology, today announced a commercial partnership with Genatak, a leading center for genomic medicine in the Middle East. Genatak recently deployed Tute Genomics’ cloud-based platform to advance and scale the center’s genetic diagnostic service, and now plans to make the platform available directly to other clinical laboratories and hospitals throughout the Middle East.
DNAnexus, the leader in cloud-based genome informatics and data management, today announced that the company was awarded a research and development contract by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Health Informatics to build precisionFDA, an open source platform for community sharing of genomic information.