News on epigenetic profiling, DNA methylation, histone modifications, epigenetic disorders in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.
The firm uses epigenetic and genetic information, along with machine learning to determine a patient's risk of cardiovascular disease.
Australian Researchers Adapt Melt Curve Methylation Test for Infant Rare Genetic Disorder Screening
The test combines melt curve analysis and high-throughput, quantitative PCR to detect Prader-Willi, Angelman, and Dup15q syndromes in infants.
With bisulfite whole-genome sequencing of cfDNA from blood, researchers were able to monitor graft-versus-host disease, infection, graft failure, and disease relapse.
Nucleix Raises Additional $22M
The Israeli molecular diagnostics firm is developing liquid biopsy tests for early-stage and recurring cancer detection based on methylation patterns.
Norwegian Diagnostics Firm Age Labs to Develop Epigenetics-Based Test for SARS-CoV-2
The Oslo-based company plans to develop a test that can identify high-risk individuals based on an epigenetic signature.