Tags » Genetic

The uncertain future of genetic testing

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Bringing genetics into medicine will lead to more accuracy, better diagnosis, and personalised treatment—but not for all. For Mosaic, Carrie Arnold meets families for whom gene testing has led only to unanswered questions. 1,291 more words


How close are we really to "precision medicine" for cancer care?

A newly published paper in the journal JCO Precision Oncology confirms what many of us may have suspected — that the practical application of somatic tissue testing to clinical decision-making was low prior to 2015 . 650 more words


Establishing an Irish Connection

Good morning, good afternoon, good evening!

First and foremost, if you haven’t heard our big news – please give it a gander here! We have some BIG ANNOUNCEMENTS and upcoming events – some wherein you might even win a prize! 811 more words


A World Without Cats?!

Inconceivable, right? If you think it wouldn’t BE a world without cats, check out this article. Once you get past the disturbing title, you will discover that bird populations can actually… 350 more words


Tiny Itsy Bitsy Gifts, Free(-ish) to Good Homes

Hello, again! It’s been some time, hasn’t it? Hope you’ve all been well. Baby, mom, dad, and all family are doing great!

We are excited to say that we’re donating our remaining embryos to two other families! 900 more words

Third-party Reproduction

AI Quintessence

It’s Deep

Today, we are trying Deep Neural Networks on many unsolved problems. Image and language recognition with CNNs and LSTMs has become a standard. Machines can classify images/speech/text faster, better and much longer than humans. 1,267 more words