Colorectal Cancer News and reporting on colorectal cancer. Natera Builds Data Backing Serial ctDNA Changes to Aid CRC Patient Management, Treatment Decisions Premium The company believes its findings are the first to show that quantifying ctDNA changes can stratify high-risk colorectal cancer patients into better and worse prognostic groups. Exact Sciences, NSABP Validating Ability of ctDNA Test to Detect MRD in Colorectal Cancer Patients The study, called CORRECT-MRD II, is expected to enroll approximately 750 patients at 35 study sites in the US and Canada. Natera Signatera Test to be Used in Study of MRD-Guided Treatment for Colon Cancer Patients Patients will be randomized to receive various chemotherapy regimens depending on how Signatera identifies their minimal residual disease status. Cell-Free DNA Can Help Predict Pathological Complete Response, Gauge Minimal Residual Disease A suite of new studies examined how liquid biopsies could personalize treatment strategies in a range of cancer types. Guardant Health Laying Path for Future in Cancer Screening, Updates Launch Plans for CRC Assay Premium The firm said it will release its colorectal cancer test as an LDT next year and has reorganized its leadership to support future growth in the cancer screening market. Aug 5, 2021 Pillar Biosciences Receives FDA Approval for OncoReveal Dx Lung and Colon Cancer Assay Jul 30, 2021 Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study Jul 22, 2021 Natera Minimal Residual Disease Test Predicts Oligometastatic CRC Patient Outcomes in New Study Premium Jul 14, 2021 Geneoscopy Enrolls Patients in Pivotal Trial for Colorectal Cancer Dx Approval Premium Jun 8, 2021 Liquid Biopsy-Guided EGFR Rechallenge Therapy Shows Benefit for Colorectal Cancer Patients Jun 3, 2021 Oncocyte, Italian Foundation to Investigate DetermaIO in Colorectal Cancer May 24, 2021 AACR Presentations Highlight Power of Large Tumor Atlases in Studies of Cancer Progression Premium May 19, 2021 Colorectal Cancer Relapse Can Be Predicted by ctDNA Clearance, Study Shows May 7, 2021 Guardant MRD Test Performs Well in Small Study as Tissue-Informed Debate Takes Shape Premium May 7, 2021 Indivumed, Oslo University Hospital Partner on AI-Driven Colorectal Cancer Research Apr 30, 2021 Aiming to Cut Unnecessary Surgeries, City of Hope Team to Commercialize CRC Metastasis Dx Signature Premium Apr 20, 2021 Biocartis Files FDA Submission for Microsatellite Instability Test in Colorectal Cancer Apr 1, 2021 Guardant Health Receives New York State Approval for Guardant Reveal MRD Test Mar 31, 2021 Startup MiCareo Targets Rare Cell Isolation Market With Flow Displacement Instrument Premium Mar 27, 2021 Liquid Biopsy MRD Detection Eyed as Decision Tool for Oligometastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients Premium Mar 25, 2021 Epigenomics Reports 24 Percent Drop in 2020 Revenues, Seeks Sale After Negative Coverage Decision Mar 23, 2021 CellMax Life, Sebela Pharmaceuticals Sign Commercial Agreement for Colorectal Cancer Dx Test Mar 15, 2021 Dana Farber Team Applies PCR Method to ID Microsatellite Instability in Tumor-Derived Samples Premium Mar 12, 2021 GeneFirst Aims to Prove Clinical Feasibility for ATOM-Seq Colorectal Cancer Detection Test Premium Mar 10, 2021 Datar Cancer Genetics Obtains CE Mark for Liquid Biopsy Cancer Test Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.