CHICAGO (GenomeWeb) – Researchers are continuing to expand the repertoire of animal models used to study the genetic basis of various cancers, attendees heard here this weekend at the annual American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting.

As part of a session on evolution, medicine, and cancer, North Carolina State University genomics researcher Matthew Breen described the rationale behind his team's comparative oncology research, focusing on findings from molecular studies done on bladder cancers in dogs and sea lions.

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Nov
02
Sponsored by
Qiagen

This webinar will discuss the benefits of using unique molecular indices to overcome some challenges associated with next-generation sequencing panels.

Dec
05
Sponsored by
Agilent Technologies

This webinar will discuss a molecular barcode-based error correction method that enables combined mutation detection and DNA copy number profiling through circulating tumor DNA sequencing.