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. Feb 27, 2019 Cadex Genomics Developing Liquid Biopsy-Based Test for Early Response to Cancer Therapies Premium Feb 21, 2019 Exact Sciences' Q4 Revenues Up 64 Percent Feb 15, 2019 Mass Spec Used to Explore DNA Adducts Linked to Colorectal Cancer Premium Feb 14, 2019 Geneoscopy Develops Colorectal Cancer Dx Using RNA Biomarkers, Taking Aim at Exact Sciences Premium Feb 4, 2019 Diatech Pharmacogenetics Explores Long DNA as Biomarker of Colorectal Cancer in Stool Premium Jan 25, 2019 MethylDetect Looks to Leverage High-Resolution Melt Tech for Oncology Assay Development Premium Jan 23, 2019 Cancer Research UK Names Latest Grand Challenge Competition Winners Jan 22, 2019 23andMe Gets FDA Approval for Genetic Risk Report on Hereditary Colorectal Cancer Syndrome Jan 14, 2019 CellMax Life Highlights Liquid Biopsy Platform's Ability to Detect Pre-Cancer, Cancer Jan 8, 2019 Immunotherapy Prompts Shifts in Some Immune Cells Lacking Targeted Checkpoint Proteins Jan 7, 2019 Exact Sciences Reports 64 Percent Increase in Preliminary Q4 Revenues Jan 2, 2019 CellMax, Medigen Biotech Partner in Colorectal Cancer Clinical Trials Dec 27, 2018 Epigenomics Pushes New Promotion Efforts for ProColon Test as Other Assays in Pipeline Advance Premium Dec 14, 2018 Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Linked to Transcription Factors, Gene Networks Dec 5, 2018 Cancer Methylation May Produce Easily Assayed Changes to DNA Polymer Properties Dec 3, 2018 Colorectal Cancer Risk Linked to Common, Rare Variants Nov 29, 2018 Methylation Atlas Aims to Link Cell-Free DNA to Tissue, Cell Types of Origin Nov 8, 2018 Biocartis Microsatellite Instability Assay Validated by MSKCC, Dartmouth Researchers Premium Nov 1, 2018 Almac Developing Next-Generation Sequencing Assay for TP Therapeutics' Anti-Tumor Therapy Premium Oct 31, 2018 Colorectal Cancer Microbiomes May Differ With Mismatch Repair Status 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.