Genetic Testing

Genetic testing, or DNA testing, determines bloodlines and can provide the genetic diagnosis of cardiac diseases.

News | January 31, 2011

January 31, 2011 – Parental history of heart disease nearly doubles a person’s risk in all regions of the...

News | October 28, 2010

October 28, 2010 - The first patent related to specific human blood protein variant biomarkers related to...

News | May 14, 2010

May 14, 2010 — A partnership to develop cardiovascular genomic diagnostic testing devices has been signed...

News | March 26, 2010

March 24, 2010 — Several genes are associated with heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure, and can...

Technology | November 18, 2009

November 17, 2009 – A new genetic test to detect familial dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM), the FAMILION DCM...

News | October 16, 2009

October 16, 2009 – Correlagen recently expanded its CardioGeneScan test, the first comprehensive genetic...

The vPredict Optical Catheter System is being developed to analyze the chemical makeup of plaque using Raman spectrography. The light-based technology uses a series of fiberoptics that contact the vessel wall.

Feature | September 17, 2009 | Dave Fornell

Ruptured vulnerable plaque (VP) is blamed for the majority of acute myocardial infarctions and many strokes...

News | August 31, 2009

September 1, 2009 – CardioDx said last week it successfully completed its multicenter validation study for...

News | July 09, 2009

July 9, 2009 – According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the ongoing economic crisis is putting...

News | June 05, 2009

June 5, 2009 - Utilizing next generation sequencing and the latest advancements in sequence capture,...

Technology | April 10, 2009

April 20, 2009 - BioReference Laboratories Inc. is now offering next- generation sequencing testing for...

News | April 09, 2009

April 9, 2009 - According to research presented last week at ACC, patients with the CYP2C19*2 genotype had...

News | March 20, 2009

March 20, 2009 - ARCA biopharma Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing genetically targeted therapies...

News | March 20, 2009

March 20, 2009 - BRAHMS AG of Hennigsdorf, Germany and Annapolis, MD, recently submitted a 510(k) file to...

Technology | February 18, 2009

February 19, 2009 - Molecular diagnostic company TrimGen Corp. has received FDA 510(k) clearance to market...

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