bile duct cancer

The companies initially expect to incorporate a CDx for Incyte's pemigatinib into Foundation Medicine's existing FDA-approved assay, FoundationOne CDx.

The researchers are studying the molecular links between bile duct cancer and liver fluke infection, and testing a vaccine to protect against infection.

The Asian cancer biotech firm will use ACT's genomic tools to research why some patients responded unusually well to its pan-HER inhibitor.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Cancer genetics diagnostics firm NeoGenomics today said that revenues in the second quarter increased 33 percent year over year while test volume increased 40 percent.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A pair of Nature Genetics studies by independent research teams explored the genetic glitches characterizing cancers that affect the biliary tract or bile ducts of the liver.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A form of bile duct cancer associated with liver fluke infection appears to share some mutation patterns with a pancreatic cancer called pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, a new study suggests.

Researchers aim to develop proteomic biomarkers for bile duct cancer resulting from infection by the parasite Opisthorchis viverrini.

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.

Retraction Watch's Ivan Oransky and Adam Marcus report that Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital have recommended that more than 30 papers from a former researcher be retracted.

Thomas Steitz, who won the 2009 chemistry Nobel Prize for his ribosome work, has died, the Washington Post reports.

In PLOS this week: mechanisms for genes implicated in coronary artery disease, rumen microbes and host genetics influence cow methane production, and more.