Close Menu

More articles about Sponsors

The company uses a combination of transcriptomic and proteomic data combined with machine-learning analysis to identify immune profiles linked to disease.

A pilot project showed that clinics using the InheRET tool were able to gather more complete family history information from patients, which is important for further cancer risk evaluation.

The prospective study will combine real-world, clinical, and genomic data to streamline lung cancer clinical trials and find treatment-response biomarkers.

The method, called representative sequencing, homogenizes chunks of leftover tumor tissue following pathology extraction to capture an unbiased profile of the tumor's cellular heterogeneity.

Researchers uncovered gene expression signatures that can predict whether someone may be protected by a malaria vaccine even before it is given.

At the Biology of Genomes virtual conference last week, several presentations focused on single-cell and spatial genomics data sets and how they could be complementary.

A Broad Institute-led team found that differences by ancestry could affect not only how cancer develops but also treatment approaches.

The platform was used to subtype patients in a Phase II trial and found that patients in the claudin-low subgroup had the best two-year progression-free survival on pembrolizumab.

Investigators reported on detection rates for cancers and precancers in a group of 350 individuals presenting for standard of care colonoscopy.

The Shanghai-based molecular diagnostics firm is working with the Shanghai Zhongshan Hospital and other medical centers to enroll patients into the PREDICT trial.

The oral MET inhibitor, marketed as Tabrecta, is for patients whose tumors have a mutation that leads to MET exon 14 skipping as detected by a Foundation Medicine test.

Researchers found that 61 percent of patients they analyzed carried germline pathogenic or likely pathogenic variants in candidate cancer predisposition genes.

The group said the recommendations aim to standardize and improve warfarin response genotyping assays.

The researchers said the findings underscore the need to study disease variants in a range of ancestral backgrounds.

Research institutions in the US and Europe will lead the studies, which will explore different aspects of COVID-19 such as host immune response.

The German hospital will build interpretation and reporting on the PierianDx Clinical Genomics Workspace for two Illumina assays.

Data presented at ACMG's online annual meeting suggests that more than 10 percent of prostate cancer patients across disease stages carry inherited cancer-related variants.

Investigators from the Friends of Cancer Research's tumor mutational burden harmonization project shared new data this week at AACR's virtual meeting.

Using single-cell RNA sequencing, researchers identified cells in mouse and human prostate tissues that appear to help regrow the gland after prostate cancer treatment.

A single-cell "atlas" of pathologically normal breast tissue was presented by an MD Anderson Cancer Center representative at the AACR's online annual meeting this week.

Pages

The Washington Post writes that the approval in the US of a SARS-CoV-2 vaccine will be up to Peter Marks, a career official at the Food and Drug Administration.

According to ScienceInsider, the US National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine is planning a study of racism in academic research.

NPR reports the US loan to Eastman Kodak to boost domestic pharmaceutical production is on pause following insider trading allegations.

In Cell this week: blood immune cell changes in COVID-19 patients and spatial transcriptomics in Alzheimer's disease.