Inivata and Thermo Fisher Scientific will use their liquid biopsy technologies to test plasma samples from Genomics England's 100,000 Genomes Project to assess their quality.
The lung cancer institute will work with Inivata to study the use of ctDNA testing in patients with early lung cancer after surgery.
Results of a new study show that patients guided to targeted therapy based on ctDNA get the same benefits as those who got tissue-based tests in initial clinical trials.
N-of-One will provide treatment strategies and clinical trial opportunities for patients based on Inivata's ctDNA liquid biopsy test.
Inivata has completed the analytical validation of its 35-gene ctDNA test and plans to conduct clinical validation studies from labs in North Carolina and the UK.
Berkeley researchers have engineered yeast to make the molecule behind the hoppy taste of beer, Quartz reports.
King's College London researchers examine the influence of school type and genetics on academic achievement.
FiveThirtyEight writes that most who take a direct-to-consumer BRCA1/2 genetic test won't learn much from it.
In Science this week: early life experience influence somatic variation in the genome, and more.