Investigators identified new recurrently mutated genes and overlap with other histological endometrial cancer subtypes by profiling more than a dozen CCEC cases.
MethylCap-seq data for dozens of primary endometrioid endometrial cancers led to a 13-region methylation signature linked to broader tumor genome features.
A team from Mount Sinai and Swift Biosciences used targeted sequencing to detect cancer mutations in uterine lavage fluid.
Two separate studies concluded that in most SEO cancer cases what they are seeing are two separate early-stage tumors, instead of late-stage cancer.
The SBIR grant could be worth as much as $2.3 million and will help PapGene develop and commercialize its proprietary ovarian and endometrial cancer detection test.
Teams tracked immune cell infiltration, PD-L1 expression, and more in tumors from BRCA1/2-mutated ovarian cancers or mutation-rich endometrial cancer subtypes.
The goal is to design personalized noninvasive ddPCR-based panels to monitor ctDNA levels throughout a patient's disease.
Johns Hopkins researchers are using sequencing to detect cancer mutations in cell-free DNA from vaginal fluids collected in tampons.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – OvaGene and Indian life sciences firm iLife Discoveries today announced an alliance to bring gene-based assays targeting ovarian, endometrial, and cervical cancer to India.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Invitae and Nanopharmacia today announced an exclusive partnership to provide access to Invitae's genetic tests for hereditary cancers in Mexico.
Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.
Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.
Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.
In Science this week: full CRISPR locus integration complex structure, and more.