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Microbiomes in breast cancer

Investigating dysbiosis in breast, oral and urinary microbiomes in breast cancer

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death due to cancer in women worldwide. Breast cancer research has gained worldwide attention and novel approaches have been proposed to combat the disease. This has largely been made possible by generous funding support for breast cancer research and awareness from numerous national and international organizations which… Read article →




Festival of Genomics

Join us at the Festival of Genomics, 2017

On October 3-4, QIAGEN will be in Boston, MA at the 2017 Festival of Genomics, along with numerous researchers and experts interested in the festival’s goal “to bring the benefits of genomics to patients, faster.” Visit us in booth #612 to see how we are helping advance genomic research by overcoming classic barriers in next-generation… Read article →


Coral reef

Deep-Sea Corals of the Red Sea – True Survivors

How do deep-sea corals survive in the warm, saline, oxygen- and food-deprived environment of the Red Sea? In a recent study, Yum LK et. al describes what happened when they went diving for answers. To get started, the team isolated RNA using flash frozen coral powder from three deep-sea coral species of the Red Sea… Read article →