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The unique genetic diversity that is prevalent in South, North, and East Asia provides a valuable source for clinical insights that will be able to enhance the understanding of disease biology. In order to help accelerate population specific precision medicine, Macrogen got involved with Genome Asia 100K in 2016, and …

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  What does it mean to map the human genome? Humans may be 99.9 per cent similar to one another, yet the miniscule remaining percentage spells all the difference – making one drug effective for one patient and life-threatening for another. Having a map of one’s genome means …

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– Establishment of Genome Sequencing Industry’s First Branch in Spain, Strengthening Localization Service in Southern Europe and MENA SEOUL, South Korea– Macrogen inc. (CEO Hyon Yong Chong, www.macrogen.com) (KOSDAQ:038290), a precision medicine biotechnology company, announced on Sep 4 that it will begin providing localization service …

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SEOUL, South Korea– Macrogen Inc. (CEO Hyun-yong Jeong, www.macrogen.com) (KOSDAQ:038290), a precision medicine biotechnology company, announced on March 28 that it completed the installation of the NovaSeq 6000, the latest equipment for genetic analysis by Illumina Inc., on the network of the Macrogen Global Genome …

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Studies published in Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics shows that smoking affects human genome. Researchers have conducted a meta-analysis of genome-wide DNA methylation using samples of 16,000 participants. DNA methylation is an epigenetic mechanism that methyl groups are added to DNA without any interruption of DNA sequence. Methylation can …

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