Sequenom to Present Four Posters at the American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting

Oct 28, 2010, 16:00 ET from Sequenom, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Sequenom, Inc. (Nasdaq: SQNM) today announced that data from a number of research activities will be highlighted at the 60th Annual Scientific meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics, being held November 2-6, 2010 in Washington DC.

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Following are details about the poster presentations:

The 60th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington DC.

All four posters will be presented in Exhibit Hall A of the Convention Center.


Presenter: J.A. Tynan

Author(s): J.A. Tynan, C. Deciu, L. Cagasan, M. Roy, J. Clemens, D. van den Boom, P. Oeth

Title: Pan-Ethnic Diagnosis of Trisomy 21 from Chorionic Villi mRNA Using High Frequency Coding-Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (cSNP) Allele Ratios.

Program Number: 2477/F

Session Time: Friday November 5; 7am-12:30pm

Presentation time: Friday November 5; 10:30am-11:30am



Presenter: T.J. Jensen

Author(s): T. J. Jensen, T. Zwiefelhofer, M. Tang, C. Gebhard, M. Rehli, D. van den Boom, M. Ehrich

Title: Identification and characterization of differential DNA methylation for potential use in non invasive prenatal diagnosis of Trisomy 21.

Program Number: 2472/F

Session Time: Friday November 5; 7am-12:30pm

Presentation time: Friday November 5; 11:30am-12:30pm



Presenter: T. Zwiefelhofer

Author(s): T. Zwiefelhofer, J. Tynan, L. Cagasan, D. van den Boom, L. Tang, Y. Chen, C. Deciu, M. Ehrich

Title: Multiplexed Massively Parallel Sequencing for the Prenatal Detection of Fetal Aneuploidy from Maternal Plasma. 

Program Number: 1871/T

Session Time: Thursday November 4; 7am-7pm

Presentation time: Thursday November 4; 5pm-6pm



Presenter: R. McCullough

Author(s): R. McCullough, R. Tim, A. O. H. Nygren, C. Deciu, D. van den Boom, M. Ehrich

Title: Detecting Ethnic Differences in DNA Using Inter-chromosomal Paralogous Regions.

Program Number: 1527/T

Session Time: Thursday November 4; 7am-7pm

Presentation time: Thursday November 4; 5pm-6pm



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