The researchers found that 80 percent of pediatric posterior fossa ependymomas have decreased levels of H3K27me3 histone modifications.
The funds will support TGen's efforts to use graphics processing units to reduce single-cell transcriptome data analysis times from months to days.
By analyzing the transcriptomes of more than 4,000 individual cells, researchers identified stem cell-like cellular subpopulations in six oligodendroglioma tumors.
NantHealth, CHOP, and their collaborators intend to release genomic, transcriptomic, and proteomic data from 1,600 patients in the next six months
A retrospective review of panel sequencing data presented at the National Society of Genetic Counselors conference linked BRCA2 to primary brain cancer cases.
A team of German researchers identified the four-microRNA signature and said it might inform treatment decisions.
Researchers from St. Jude Children's and the German Cancer Research Center used methylation and gene expression analyses to uncover the subtypes.
Researchers detected circulating tumor DNA in CSF samples from individuals with primary brain tumors or brain metastases of breast or lung cancer.
A team of scientists has begun to unravel the mysterious mechanisms behind metastatic organotropism, which has been puzzling scientists for over a century.
Researchers performed whole exome sequencing on primary tumors and brain metastases to uncover key genetic differences that suggest treatment targets.
In PLOS this week: RNA-seq, ChIP-seq to determine metformin response; array-based approach to detect protozoa in blood; and more.
Fast Company takes a look at startups in the nutrigenomic space that aim to offer personalized diet advice.
In a glamorous event, the Breakthrough Foundation gave out more than $25 million in prizes to researchers.
Immunotherapy might treat cancer, but it also appears to come with a risk of a number of side effects, the New York Times reports.