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Clarifi Goes Back to the AAP

We were excited to once again be a part of the American Academy of Pediatrics annual conference this past October. The conference brings in about 10,000 pediatric medical professionals from all over the globe interested in learning about the latest and best advances in healthcare for their patients. This year, we had the opportunity to
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Clarifi Goes to Philadelphia

We were excited to be part of this year’s Family Medicine Experience in the city of brotherly love, Philadelphia! The conference is held by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) each year, and is their largest annual family medicine event. The days are spent attending large keynote speaker events, educational workshops, and of course,
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Autism Awareness Day with the Syracuse Mets

This past weekend, baseball fans all around Syracuse, NY were able to watch their local Mets play live, without the sensory overload. We were happy to be able to bring Autism Awareness Day back to our community, with the help of our partners at Upstate Medical University. With autistic baseball fans in mind, the game
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The Science Behind the Clarifi Autism Test

There is a brand new biological test for autism on the horizon – and it’s based on molecules scientists didn’t even know existed 20 years ago. About five years ago, researchers at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY discovered that small, little known molecules in the saliva may hold the key to diagnosing autism.  Instead
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Quadrant Biosciences Awarded Grant for Autism Research

We’re excited to share that our company, Quadrant Biosciences, has been awarded a $330,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  This grant will support the next phase in our autism research.  Previously, the NIH awarded us a $2 million  Phase II Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant for the refinement and commercialization of
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Quadrant Biosciences Wins New York Technology Award

We’re excited to share that our company, Quadrant Biosciences, has been recognized as the New York Technology Business of the Year for our breakthrough epigenetic research! The award, presented by the New York State Small Business Development Center (SBDC),  recognizes the boldest, brightest, and best small companies in New York State. Although Quadrant is a
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Can Identifying Autism Earlier Cost Less in the Long-Term?

Currently 1 in 59 children in the United States are diagnosed with ASD (autism spectrum disorder). This condition is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is characterized by difficulties in behavior, social interaction, communication, and sensory sensitivities. Now, current research indicates that early intervention leads to better outcomes for the child. However, diagnosis can take more than
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Bacteria Within a Child’s Mouth Could Help Identify Autism

Bacteria Within a Child’s Mouth Could Help Identify Autism New research has recently emerged that “changes in the bacteria within a child’s mouth may provide biomarkers for identifying autism.”[1]  This technology is being developed into a saliva test which will aid clinicians in autism diagnosis. Previous research has established the presence of a disrupted gut-brain
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Supporting our community

Supporting Our Community This past November, Quadrant Biosciences had the opportunity to visit the AAP (American Academy of Pediatrics) Conference in Orlando, FL. We were so excited to unveil our autism saliva test to thousands of pediatricians from across the world, that we brought some extra goodies, too… But the biggest hit were our custom
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Meet our team!

Meet Kayla Wagner Our Vice President of Product Management Originally from the Hudson Valley area of New York, Kayla attended Syracuse University for her undergraduate and graduate studies and quickly became involved in the local autism community. “Some of my earliest experiences with special needs children was in college,” Kayla shared. “During the summers, I
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April is Autism Awareness Month

April is finally here, which means it’s time to celebrate Autism Awareness Month!   World Autism Awareness Day falls on April 2nd every year. This year will mark it’s 12th anniversary since being proposed in 2007. The goal of the day is to “take measures to raise awareness about people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) throughout
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