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A Rare Genetic Mutation Leads to Cancer. The Fix May Already Be in the Drugstore.

“A clinical trial could literally change my children’s lives ... A Story of Hope, a Family's Genetic Destiny, and The Science That Saved Them.” @ginakolata • Facebook

Source: The New York Times
Published: 17 May 2019

Study explores why people at risk for Huntington's disease choose not to undergo genetic testing

The study, published today in Clinical Genetics, also suggests that individuals who have chosen not to be tested can benefit from supportive counseling, which is not usually offered. Health care providers really need to help individuals at risk for ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 17 May 2019

Novel tool used to mine clinical data and identify causative gene in childhood epilepsy

The team systematically compared phenotypes, or clinical data, of patients with severe childhood epilepsies through a novel analysis strategy and looked for common genetic causes in patients who ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 16 May 2019

Myriad Genetics to Present Multiple Studies at the 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting

SALT LAKE CITY, May 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN), a leader in personalized medicine, today announced that it will present results from multiple studies at the 2019 ...

Source: YAHOO!
Published: 15 May 2019

Genomic Data Carve A New Path For Consumers, Clinical Trials

Consumers can now order their own genetic testing, without the help (or hindrance) of the health care provider. This process is both empowering for the consumer and littered with caveats: consumers can buy a test online for less than $200, have it shipped ...

Source: Forbes
Published: 16 May 2019

NewLink Genetics Reports First Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Provides Clinical Activities Update

AMES, Iowa, May 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMES, Iowa, May 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewLink Genetics Corporation NLNK, -6.18% today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019 and provided an update on clinical ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 08 May 2019

Collaborative Efforts Produce Clinical Workflows for Fast Genetic Analysis

May 6, 2019 — With individualized medicine—one of the holy grails of modern healthcare—diagnosis and treatment of patients would rely in part on each individual’s specific DNA profile, enabling truly personalized care. But in order for genetic ...

Source: HPCwire
Published: 06 May 2019

Clinical trial improves treatment of genetic rickets

A new study shows a drug developed in conjunction with investigators at Indiana University School of Medicine to alleviate symptoms of a rare musculoskeletal condition is significantly more ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 17 May 2019

‘Game of Thrones’ offers medical lessons in genetics, incest, and infertility

Editor’s note: This post contains spoilers. As Game of Thrones winds down, and the body count ramps up, one of the plot threads that lives on and on is incest within the royal families. This season, Queen Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow suffered terribly ...

Source: philly.com
Published: 15 May 2019

Owning a dog is influenced by our genetic make-up

The team compared the genetic make-up of twins (using the Swedish Twin Registry ... says Tove Fall, lead author of the study, and Professor in Molecular Epidemiology at the Department of Medical Sciences and the Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 17 May 2019

Avricore Health and Molecular You Announce Launch of myCannabisPGx Genetic Test for Safe Medical Cannabis Use

VANCOUVER, BC, May 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avricore Health Inc. (TSXV: AVCR) ("Avricore Health") has signed a distribution agreement with Molecular You Corporation ("Molecular You") to provide its newly developed genetic medication response test ...

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 07 May 2019

They took genetic tests, and the results shook their identities

So when he did genetic testing it was at the request of his children, who were curious about their shared medical history. Then, when the results came back, it was a relative with an interest in genealogy who insisted on trying to track down his biological ...

Source: SFChronicle
Published: 18 May 2019

Clinical Oncology Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2019 – 2025

The key factor contributing to the growth of the NGS market is the improved understanding of the genetic markers of virulence and resistance. In 2018, the global Clinical Oncology Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) market size was xx million US$ and it is ...

Source: Medgadget
Published: 17 May 2019

Trump biographer: He believes in 'genetic superiority' and does not 'respect most people'

A biographer of President Trump Donald John Trump Napolitano claims Trump violated separation of powers 3 times in last week Work on surprise medical ... he believes in "genetic superiority."

Source: The Hill
Published: 16 May 2019

Dr. Roxana Rhodes Redefines Customized Medical Care by Integrating Precision Medicine into her Concierge Membership Practice

As science and technology evolve, and more conclusive studies emerge in support of Precision Medicine, even more patients are able to afford and benefit from incorporating genetic testing into their general health care. "There are trillions of cells in our ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 14 May 2019

NewLink Genetics to Participate in Upcoming Investor and Medical Conferences

AMES, Iowa, May 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- NewLink Genetics Corporation NLNK, +3.47% announced today that the company will participate in the following investor and medical conferences: Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Health Care ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 06 May 2019

Genetic Testing Market by Type, Technology, Clinical Indication, Geography and Forecast Report 2024

The global genetic testing market is projected to grow considerably in the coming years, due to the growing number of test to study multiple genes that may help in managing individual health condition. Additionally, the government initiatives to spread ...

Source: openpr.com
Published: 06 May 2019

Medical mystery: What caused healthy teen’s heart to stop?

She was tested for a structural defect in her heart. Doctors also looked at possible dysfunctions in her heart’s electrical rhythms, using a cardiac stress test and genetics testing. In addition, her family members underwent diagnostic screening to find ...

Source: philly.com
Published: 17 May 2019

Genetic testing solved family’s medical mystery

STILWELL, Kan. (KCTV) — “Everything’s fine, everything’s normal.” That’s what a Stilwell family heard time and time again about their daughter. But everything wasn’t normal and deep down, they knew it. It was just a matter of finding the ...

Source: KXLH
Published: 15 May 2019

Clinical trial at IU School of Medicine improves treatment of genetic rickets

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Source: Sciencecodex.com
Published: 18 May 2019

Integrating Genetic Testing Into Prostate Cancer Guidelines Leads to Improved Treatment Decisions

Clinical trials are exploring the use of these agents in patients ... or perhaps resistance to PARP inhibitors,” he said. Antonarakis emphasized that genetic tests are commercially available, approved by the FDA, and reimbursed by insurance companies ...

Source: Targeted Oncology
Published: 17 May 2019

Disney magic inspires Winter Garden resident living with genetic disorder

The hereditary genetic disorder, which affects one in every 3,000 people ... Joey Accordino currently has about $60,000 in medical bills. His most recent medical emergency on April 9, resulted in him being rushed to the ER after experiencing trouble ...

Source: West Orange Times
Published: 17 May 2019

Emory Medical Genetics

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Source: Clayton News
Published: 08 May 2019

Genetic Predisposition Impacts Clinical Changes in a Lifestyle Coaching Program

Both genetic and lifestyle factors contribute to an individual’s disease risk, suggesting a multi-omic approach is essential for personalized prevention. Studies have examined the effectiveness of lifestyle coaching on clinical outcomes, however, little ...

Source: Nature
Published: 02 May 2019

Machine-learning system used to diagnose genetic diseases

Scientists have utilized a machine-learning process and clinical natural language processing (CNLP) to diagnose rare genetic diseases in record time. This new method is speeding answers to physicians caring for infants in intensive care and opening the ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 25 Apr 2019

Neeses native receives medical genetics award

SEATTLE -- Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) co-founder and senior clinical geneticist Roger E. Stevenson, MD, has been honored with the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Foundation David L. Rimoin Lifetime Achievement Award in Medical ...

Source: The Times and Democrat
Published: 14 Apr 2019

BRIEF-Atossa Genetics Provides Clinical Update

* ATOSSA GENETICS INC - DOSING HAS BEEN COMPLETED IN ATOSSA'S PHASE 2 CLINICAL STUDY OF TOPICAL ENDOXIFEN TO REDUCE MAMMOGRAPHIC BREAST DENSITY. * ATOSSA GENETICS INC - ANALYSIS OF PHASE 2 RESULTS IS UNDERWAY AND EXPECTED TO BE ANNOUNCED THIS QUARTER.

Source: MSN
Published: 25 Apr 2019

Atossa Genetics Provides Clinical Update at the 4th Annual Precision: Breast Cancer World R&D Summit

April 25, 2019 12:00 ET | Source: Atossa Genetics Inc. SEATTLE, April 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atossa Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ:ATOS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics and delivery methods for breast cancer and other ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 25 Apr 2019