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Nicholas Volker was dying at the age of 4 from an unknown condition. Over 100 trips to the operating room and 400 days in the hospital, no doctors were able to pin point to the cause of his illness. As a last hope, doctors decided to sequence his whole genome …

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From an international collaborative study, researchers from Harvard Medical School and Macrogen, a Korean biotech company, have discovered that the body’s immune system initially detects the presence of anthrax spores by recognizing RNA molecules that coat the spores’ surface. But this prompts an unfavorable immune response that hinders the …

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Macrogen Inc. (CEO Hyun-yong Jeong, www.macrogen.com), which is a precision medicine biotechnology company, announced on March 30, 2017 that it has acquired accreditation as an international authorized test agency for its forensic genetic relationship test from the Korea Laboratory Accreditation Scheme (KOLAS), which is a Korean accreditation …

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