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John Lauerman, from Bloomberg, wrote a great article yesterday on Whole Genome sequencing, the advances, and the future expectations.  He highlighted our family's journey with Noah and Alexis and Joe's job.  It was a great piece.  You can check it out at: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-01-30/genome-proving-cure-for-ailing-twins-paves-breakthrough-to-doctor-s-office.html

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Retta Beery posted on January 31, 2012
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Healthcare Delivers Technical Knockout at CES<http://www.forbes.com/sites/danmunro/2012/01/16/healthcare-delivers-technical-knockout-at-ces/> Dan Munro<http://blogs.forbes.com/danmunro/> The Healthcare Compass<http://blogs.forbes.com/danmunro/> Jan. 16 2012 — 1:31 am | 0 comments<http://www.forbes.com/sites/danmunro/2012/01/16/healthcare-delivers-technical-knockout-at...

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Retta Beery posted on January 23, 2012
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The Coolest Thing I Saw at CES 2012: Life Technologies Ion Proton Genetic Sequencer The device can sequence an entire human genome in just eight hours. By Dan Costa January 12, 2012 10:05am EST12 Comments   LAS VEGAS—There's really only one question people ask about CES: What is the coolest thing you saw? Everyone asks—vendors, the press, and the taxi cab drivers that take yo...

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Retta Beery posted on January 13, 2012
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Life Tech steers ahead of rivals in race for faster DNA device Tue Jan 10 17:20:06 UTC 2012 By Esha Dey and Balaji Sridharan (Reuters) - Life Technologies said it started taking orders for its "$1000 genome" device, placing the maker of life sciences tools in pole position in an industry-wide race to build the cheapest and fastest platform for gene sequencing. The news drove Life's sto...

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Retta Beery posted on January 10, 2012
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Carlsbad Company Unveils DNA Sequencer Life Technologies Sequencer At Consumer Electronics Show In Las Vegas POSTED: 6:37 pm PST January 10, 2012 UPDATED: 7:10 pm PST January 10, 2012 CARLSBAD, Calif. -- A local company is leading the way in technology that is being called a game changer for DNA mapping and personalized medicine. » Sign Up For Breaking News Alerts  &ra...

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Retta Beery posted on January 10, 2012
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Doctors have drawn up plans to sequence the full genetic code of thousands of people in a landmark project to personalise their medical care. Volunteers will have all six billion letters of their genome read, stored and linked to their medical records to help doctors prescribe more effective drugs and other therapies. The prestigious Mayo Clinic [http://www.mayoclinic.org/" title="The Ma]...

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Retta Beery posted on January 10, 2012