Investigators explored computational strategies for identifying microRNAs that are most relevant to tumor development and progression.
In PNAS this week: link between gene flow restriction and insecticide resistance in malaria mosquitos, cotton leaf shape genetics, and more.
The research team established that its model can be used to determine the optimal dose of radiation therapy for individual patients.
Dartmouth researchers characterized 5-methylcytosine and 5-hydroxymethylcytosine marks in more than two dozen glioblastoma samples.
Short tandem repeat and expression data indicate that the U87MG cell line in the ATCC collection no longer represents the glioma from which it was established.
The companies will collaborate on clinical trials that utilize Tocagen's investigational treatment and RiboMed's prognostic assay technology.
A team of German researchers identified the four-microRNA signature and said it might inform treatment decisions.
In an analysis of glioblastoma, the researchers identified changes in protein signaling linked to resistance as early as several days after treatment.
ISB President and Co-founder Lee Hood will join Providence as senior VP and chief science officer as the partners join forces on research.
Two Boston-based researchers shared methods for detecting circulating nucleic acid biomarkers for potential use in cancer diagnosis and monitoring.
In PLOS this week: nasal microbial communities in asthma patients; sequencing-based way to detect, track schistosomiasis; and more.
The New York Times speaks with Vanderbilt's John Anthony Capra about Neanderthal genes in modern humans.
A draft guidance from the FDA suggests the agency wants to more tightly control gene-edited animals, according to Technology Review.
Researchers were among this weekend's protesters bemoaning the new US administration, Vox reports.