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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cancer Genetics said today its genomic test for triaging cervical cancer patients has received approval in the US as a lab-developed test under Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments regulations.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A study published online today in Genome Research is highlighting the havoc that human papillomavirus integration can wreak on nearby portions of the genome i

Researchers from the Dana Farber Cancer Institute have published results of a preliminary study tracking the patterns of mutations in the two histological subtypes of cervical cancer, which they are now planning to put to the test in a clinical trial of PI3 kinase inhibitors.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Officials from the National Institutes of Health and the family of Henrietta Lacks have together developed a policy for allowing researchers to access whole-genome data from HeLa cell lines, which was

In Lancet Respiratory Medicine, an international team led by investigators at the Duke University Medical Center described findings from a prospective study looking at asthma-related information that can be

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Molecular diagnostics company IncellDx today announced a deal with Chinese esoteric reference laboratory Kindstar Global to offer IncellDx's test for detecting oncogenic human papillomavirus PV E6, E7 messenger RNA in China.

Diagnostics company OncoHealth recently presented three studies demonstrating the ability of its protein biomarkers HPV, E6, and E7 to distinguish between insignificant human papillomavirus infections and those that could lead to cervical cancer.

Quest Diagnostics last month launched a molecular diagnostic for women who have received unclear reports about their risk of cervical cancer after being tested on standard Pap smears or HPV tests.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – As it awaits completion of its $3.7 billion buy of Gen-Probe, Hologic reported after the close of the market on Monday that its diagnostics business segment grew 11 percent year over yea

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Hologic today announced the Netherlands Society for Pathology has approved the use of the Hologic Cervista HPV HR test in the Dutch national cervical screening program.

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Florida Politics reports Florida's law barring life, long-term care, and disability insurers from using genetic information in coverage decisions went into effect at the beginning of July.

The Washington Post reports on researchers' efforts to determine the effect of an increasingly common SARS-CoV-2 mutation.

A new analysis finds a link between popular media coverage of a scientific study and how often that paper is cited.

In Nature this week: CRISPR approaches to editing plant genomes, way to speed up DNA-PAINT, and more.