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At AGBT, Attention for the Allele Frequency Community

The QIAGEN Bioinformatics team has been having a blast at AGBT this week, but we were especially proud on Thursday to show off the new Allele Frequency Community at the meeting’s software demo session. Our own Doug Bassett got the … Read More

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On Rare Disease Day, We’re Honoring Scientists and Pooling Data

This Saturday is Rare Disease Day, a time to honor those among us who struggle with rare diseases and to raise awareness for these illnesses, which often get little funding or support. There are more than 6,000 known rare diseases, … Read More

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Announcing the Allele Frequency Community!

  We are pleased to announce, in collaboration with 12 other leading life science organizations, the Allele Frequency Community (#AlleleFreq), a landmark initiative formed to addresses a key challenge in interpreting sequencing data for research and clinical applications: the lack … Read More

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AGBT 2015, Here We Come!

This week is the 16th annual Advances in Genome Biology and Technology  (AGBT 2015) — more affectionately known to attendees simply as “Marco” — and we’re already anticipating a hectic but excellent event. Our favorite part is always catching up with … Read More

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Here, There & Everywhere: 2015 QIAGEN Bioinformatics Events

With 2015 in full swing, QIAGEN Bioinformatics is busy preparing for a very exciting year of meetings and events. This year we will be present at nearly 20 great scientific meetings happening around the world. The highlight for us is … Read More

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Your Chance to Help Father-Daughter Trailblazers!

What a great idea: a team of documentary filmmakers is looking to tell the story of Bea Rienhoff, the young girl whose father managed to diagnose her never-seen-before disease. (If you missed our profile of this feat, check it out … Read More

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Product Update: IPA Winter Release Goes Beyond Pathway Analysis

    Cited in more than 12,000 peer-reviewed journal articles, QIAGEN’s Ingenuity Pathway Analysis (IPA) continues to be the gold standard for researchers who need to quickly extract the biological meaning from the obscurity of their molecular data. The winter release of IPA is now … Read More

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Rare Disease Specialists Identify Novel Pediatric Syndrome in Three Families

In the world of rare disease, genomics has been transformational. Nobody sees this more clearly than Hywel Williams, manager of a translational genomics center at University College London’s Institute of Child Health that is dedicated to studying the genetic basis … Read More

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