genome sequencing

New test can detect all viral infections in people

Researchers have developed a new test that can detect virtually any virus that infects people and animals, including the Ebola virus.

Sep 30, 2015, 16:18 PM IST

Genomic data firm opens sequencing facility in Bengaluru

Genomic data science company InterpretOmics on Monday announced opening a next generation facility here to offer genome sequencing services to research and development institutes, pharma units and biotech firms.

Jul 14, 2015, 00:15 AM IST

New DNA supercomputer can deliver genome sequencing for just $1k

Researchers have developed a new DNA supercomputer which is promising to deliver radically cheaper genome sequencing.

Jan 15, 2014, 12:06 PM IST

Locust genome could serve as blueprint for new insecticides

The genome sequence of Locusta migratoria is the largest animal genome sequenced so far and has provided the means with which its genes can be targeted by insecticides.

Jan 15, 2014, 00:28 AM IST

Genomes of 201 microbes sequenced

Scientists have successfully sequenced the genomes of 201 microbes to find out more about the role these tiny, single-celled organisms play in our environment.

Jul 15, 2013, 21:36 PM IST

Full genome sequencing can help identify autism risk

A new research has found a full genome sequencing examining the entire DNA code of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their family members.

Jul 12, 2013, 14:55 PM IST

First baby born using new revolutionary IVF screening technique

A baby was delivered in the US in May by using a new method that helps screen the embryos during IVF, according to researchers.

Jul 08, 2013, 11:48 AM IST

First full set of great ape genome sequenced

Researchers have sequenced the most comprehensive catalogue of great-ape genome diversity ever, offering insight into the primate evolution.

Jul 07, 2013, 16:17 PM IST

Genome of global deep ocean being sequenced

A team of Spanish researchers, coordinated by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), has begun sequencing the genome of the global deep ocean.

Jun 13, 2013, 11:51 AM IST

Genome sequencing may shed light on parrots` longevity and intelligence

Researchers at Texas A and M University have successfully sequenced the complete genome of a Scarlet macaw for the first time.

May 14, 2013, 12:28 PM IST

Scientists sequence genome of pneumonia pathogen

Scientists have sequenced the genome of the fungus responsible for a type of common and fatal pneumonia.

Dec 26, 2012, 18:26 PM IST

Soon, people can have their personal DNA code sequenced

Personalised medicine and individualised treatments could be a possibility in the “very near future” as everybody will soon be able to have their entire DNA make-up mapped for as little as 100 pounds.

Dec 10, 2012, 17:57 PM IST

Genome sequencing of extinct human reveals brown-eyed girl

Researchers have sequenced the genome of a recently discovered branch of extinct humans known as the Denisovans that once interbred with us.

Aug 31, 2012, 11:01 AM IST

Whole genome sequencing may improve medical care

The wealth of info locked up in human genome can help doctors advise patients on lifestyle changes to stave off diseases.

Dec 30, 2011, 18:38 PM IST

Scientists complete potato genome sequencing

A consortium of scientists led by the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) has finished sequencing the genetic code of the potato.

Jul 16, 2011, 10:39 AM IST

Scientists complete potato genome sequencing

A consortium of scientists led by the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) has finished sequencing the genetic code of the potato.

Jul 16, 2011, 10:39 AM IST