Genetic Testing

The Corus CAD genetic test is a simple, noninvasive blood test that is clinically available for the assessment of obstructive coronary artery disease.

The Corus CAD genetic test is a simple, noninvasive blood test that is clinically available for the assessme

Feature | Genetic Testing | December 13, 2017 | Andrew Waxler, M.D., FACC

The diagnosis and management of cardiovascular disease has long followed a familiar approach. Patients see their...

genetic testing, sudden cardiac death of teen, Mayo Clinic Proceedings
News | Genetic Testing | November 09, 2016

November 9, 2016 — The recent, sudden death of a 13-year-old boy resulted in more than 20 relatives being...

TAILOR-PCI study, antiplatelet medication, genotype, NHLBI grant
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | August 18, 2016

August 18, 2016 — Researchers at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, Toronto, and at Mayo Clinic are leading the Tailored...

News | Genetic Testing | July 26, 2016

July 26, 2016 — A new study has identified a genetic error that weakens the aorta, placing patients with this and...

health monitoring device adoption, Juniper Research, 2020, data analytics
News | Wearable Sensors | March 15, 2016

March 15, 2016 — A new study from Juniper Research has estimated that the adoption of...

Feature | Genetic Testing | December 22, 2015 | Kevin P. Greene, M.D.

Statins are lifesaving medications — they have been shown to greatly reduce heart attack and other related events by...

Invitae Corp., cardiovascular test panels, genetic testing, expands offerings
Technology | Genetic Testing | October 08, 2015

October 8, 2015 — Invitae Corp., a genetic information company, announced the expansion of its cardiology offering,...

genomic testing, NGS, FDA, Precision Medicine Initiative, PMI, workshops
Feature | Genetic Testing | September 21, 2015

September 21, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold a pair of public workshops in November to...

Medtronic, sudden cardiac death, SCD, DISCOVERY, Oregon SUDS, study, ICDs, gene
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | August 31, 2015

August 31, 2015 — Medtronic plc announced first-of-its-kind findings from two independent studies that have...

News | June 04, 2015

June 4, 2015 - Researchers from the University of Chicago and Stanford University combed through scientific...

An example of flexible electronics made by MC10. These types of wearable devices may soon be used to remotely monitor patients.

Feature | April 29, 2015 | Dave Fornell

Several futuristic technologies and their potential impact on healthcare were discussed during the Future of...

News | October 21, 2014

October 21, 2014 — CardioDx Inc., a molecular diagnostics company specializing in cardiovascular genomics, today...

genetic testing for coronary artery disease
Feature | May 22, 2014 | Szilard Voros, M.D.
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States in both men and women...
News | April 29, 2014

April 29, 2014 — When an unmanned supply mission launched into space on April 18, bound for the International Space...

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