Category Archive: Division of Genomic Diagnostics

Feb 16 2015

New Gene Test to Improve Transplantation, Research

Children’s Hospital immunogenetics experts developed a unique laboratory test to characterize the genes that encode human leukocyte antigen (HLA) molecules, which are complex proteins on cell surfaces that are essential to immune function.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/new-gene-test-improve-transplantation-research/

Dec 05 2014

CHOP, ARUP Laboratories Form HLA Genotyping Partnership

Researchers from Children’s Hospital’s Division of Genomic Diagnostics announced that they had developed a unique laboratory test to characterize the genes that encode HLA molecules.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-arup-laboratories-form-hla-genotyping-partnership/

Mar 17 2014

New Gene Sequencing Test to Speed Donor Matching, Research

Genetics experts at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia have developed a unique test to characterize the genes that encode HLA molecules.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/new-gene-sequencing-test-speed-donor-matching-research/