Update: I got my results. For the second part of the review, please click here This Spring, European personal genetics company Dante Labs launched new direct-to-consumer certified DNA tests. The Dante Labs tests are based on Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), which is superior to the micro-array technology used by some American direct to consumer ventures, […]Read more "DanteLabs review"
A toddler with a rare disorder is the first patient to benefit from a new ‘gene machine’ system in Sheffield, which provides a faster diagnosis for rare and inherited diseases. Jae Machin, aged two, was diagnosed with a Glycogen Storage Disease (GSD) after his blood was tested using the new next generation sequencers at Sheffield […]Read more "Gene machine helps diagnose rare liver disease"
DNA day is celebrated on April 25, 2017. DNA Day commemorates the day in 1953 when James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilkins, Rosalind Franklin and colleagues published papers in the journal Nature on the structure of DNA. It celebrates the discovery and understanding of DNA and the scientific advances that understanding has made possible. In […]Read more "2017 International DNA day"