glioblastoma Wellcome Leap Launches $55M Program to Develop Disease-Specific Tissue Profiling Platforms The US nonprofit founded by the UK's Wellcome Trust will fund collaborative research projects to build multiscale and multimodal "tissue time machines." Early Trial Responses A small, early-stage trial of a combination therapy for brain cancer reports favorable responses in two patients, according to the Guardian. Glioblastoma Omics Study Highlights Informative Tumor Features, Immune Subtypes Genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic, and post-transcriptional modification features in nearly 100 GBM tumors offered clues to tumor biology, revealing four immune subtypes. Genome Biology Papers on My Personal Mutanome, GBM Splicing, Gastric Cancer Transcripts In Genome Biology this week: a database of clinically actionable alterations, alternative splicing patterns in glioblastoma, and more. Glioblastoma Transcriptomes Point to Mitochondrial Subtype, Potential Treatment Strategies Using single-cell and bulk RNA sequence data, investigators identified four pathway-based GBM subtypes, including a mitochondrial subtype that appears to respond to related inhibitors. Jul 8, 2020 Glioblastoma, Developing Brain Cell Populations Show Similarities in Single-Cell RNA-Seq Study Jun 9, 2020 Glioblastoma Genomes Point to Non-Coding Driver Mutations Jun 5, 2020 University of Utah Spinout Eigengene Developing Genome-Wide Signatures for Cancer Diagnostics Premium May 31, 2020 Oncologists Make Progress Toward Showing Utility for Brain Cancer Liquid Biopsy Mar 19, 2020 Imaging Could Help ID Brain Cancer Patients Eligible for Plasma Testing Premium Feb 11, 2020 Biological Dynamics Aims to Boost Adoption of Raw Sample Biomarker Tech Through Microsoft Program Premium Nov 21, 2019 Extrachromosomal Oncogene Amplification Involves Rearrangement of Regulatory Elements Oct 30, 2019 Liquid Biopsy Shows Promise in New Brain Cancer Study Aug 26, 2019 Extracellular Vesicles Provide Biomarkers for Glioblastoma Tumor Subtyping Premium May 7, 2019 Kiyatec Targeting Clinical Oncology Space With 3D Cell Culture Technology Premium Mar 21, 2019 Glioblastoma Driver Mutations Appear Long Before Diagnosis, Evolutionary Analysis Suggests Feb 22, 2019 Expression-Based Survival Signature Proposed for Glioblastoma Feb 11, 2019 Glioblastoma Markers of Checkpoint Immunotherapy Response Discovered Jan 3, 2019 Glioblastoma Pathway Signatures, Treatment Responses Differ Between Male, Female Patients Nov 9, 2018 National Cancer Institute Awards $4M to Brain Tumor Sequencing Projects Oct 18, 2018 Secondary Glioblastoma Genomics Study Leads to Proposed Treatment Target Aug 28, 2018 Epigenetics of Glioblastoma Progression Characterized with Integrated Data Jul 2, 2018 Cooperation Among Pediatric Brain Cancer Tumor Cell Subpopulations Boosts Tumorigenic Ability Jun 15, 2018 PDL1 Amplifications Mark Subset of Solid Tumors, May Point to Checkpoint Blockade Response May 10, 2018 Glioblastoma Atlas Offers Transcriptional Insights Linked to Anatomical Features Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.