Automated and Guided Workflows for Clinical Testing Using NGS Assays
BOZEMAN, Mont. – Mar. 25, 2019 – Golden Helix, Inc. is happy to announce the receipt an NIH SBIR Grant 2R44GM128485-02 entitled “Automated and Guided Workflows for Clinical Testing Using NGS Assays.”
“With the help of this grant, we will take the automation of the clinical interpretation of NGS data to the next level, focusing on germline diseases and cancer diagnostics,” states Andreas Scherer, Ph.D., President, and CEO of Golden Helix, Inc. “We are eternally grateful for the NIH’s incredible support we have received over the last couple of years.” The first results of the work based on this grant will be presented at a major genomics conference, AMP Global 2019, in Hong Kong this May.
About Golden Helix
Golden Helix has been delivering industry-leading bioinformatics solutions for the advancement of life science research and translational medicine for over 20 years with 1,000s of users around the world. Their innovative technologies and analytic services empower scientists and healthcare professionals at all levels to derive meaning from the rapidly increasing volumes of genomic data produced from NGS sequencers and microarrays. With their solutions, hundreds of the world's top hospitals, testing labs, pharmaceutical, biotech, and academic research organizations can harness the full potential of genomics to identify the cause of disease, improve the efficacy and safety of drugs, develop genomic diagnostics, and advance the quest for personalized medicine.