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CRISPR and Single-cell Sequencing Pinpoint Causal Genetic Variants for Traits and Diseases

STING-seq provides roadmap to identify variants and genes, enabling deeper understanding of the noncoding genome and targets for therapies NEW YORK, NY (May 4, 2023) — A major challenge in human genetics is understanding which parts of the genome drive specific traits or contribute to disease risk. This challenge is even greater for genetic variants […]

New Findings Better Identify Early Detection Strategy for Stomach and Esophagus Cancers

The New York Genome Center (NYGC) is proud to have collaborated on this multi-institutional study which identifies the way for better detection and prevention of certain precancerous changes in the esophagus and stomach. NYGC team member co-authors on the study include Simon Tavaré, PhD, Senior Associate Core Member and Founding Director of the Herbert and […]

The Implementation of Whole-Genome and Transcriptome Sequencing Into Clinical Cancer Care

The New York Genome Center (NYGC) is proud to have collaborated on this multi-institutional article which addresses the requirements for integrating whole-genome transcriptome sequencing into health care systems. NEW YORK, NY (January 25, 2023)– How can whole-genome transcriptome sequencing (WGTS) be integrated into health care systems to replace the standard of care for oncology? The […]