Friday, October 15

Author: web Desk

ConsenSys Academy’s Online Ethereum Developer Program Returns This Summer

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NEW YORK, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Since its founding in 2017, ConsenSys Academy has been bridging the Ethereum knowledge gap through a variety of unique educational offerings. One of its most popular programs last year was a technical course that drew 1,300 applicants from more than 95 countries for a mere 150 spots. The Developer Program is coming back this June, with registration opening on April 16th. The 2018 Developer Program is a fully online, mentor-led, new and improved course created alongside top blockchain developers at ConsenSys. ConsenSys is building decentralized applications and various developer and end-user tools, focusing primarily on Ethereum. The goal of the program is to give experienced developers all the necessary knowledge, skills, and hands-on mentorshi...

Swift Biosciences Launches Accel-Amplicon Plus Cancer Panels for Precision Medicine Initiatives

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New targeted sequencing workflow combines pre-validated content with easy customization and new analysis tools to accelerate variant discovery and screening ANN ARBOR, Michigan, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Swift Biosciences today announced the commercial release of its Accel-Amplicon Plus™ Cancer NGS Panels, a suite of nine tumor-specific and focused gene panels to facilitate targeted cancer sequencing. The Accel-Amplicon technology enables simultaneous detection of single nucleotide variants, copy number variants and small insertion and deletions to achieve comprehensive and exon-level hotspot coverage of clinically-relevant genes. It also allows researchers to combine pre-validated content and their own targets into a fast, single-tube assay to develop more informative and scalab...