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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A team led by researchers from the Human Proteome Organization's Chromosome-Centric Human Proteome Project has completed a study using data from the National Human Genome Research Institute's Encyclopedia of DNA Elements Consortium (ENCODE) to aid in identification of previ

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A study published online today in Science Translational Medicine suggests the brain cancer glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) can shed cells that make their way into a patient's blood stream, arguing against the notion that the disease is mainly restricted to the centra

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Israeli RNAi drug developer Silenseed has filed to go public in the US, looking to raise around $36.4 million to support the continued clinical development of its oncology pipeline and the implantable delivery system that enables it.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Cells that make up brain tumors are more heterogeneous than previously thought, according to a new single-cell transcriptomic analysis appearing in Science today.

In launching a new project to identify precision medicine approaches for glioblastoma patients, researchers at the New York Genome Center are anticipating "an absolute gusher" of information from the sequencing and RNA analysis they will perform on approximately 20 study particip

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Teva Pharmaceuticals will be the exclusive distributor of MDxHealth's tests for prostate cancer and glioblastoma in Israel under a deal announced today.

Researchers from George Mason University have completed an analysis of samples and data from the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project that indicates that laser capture microdissection of tumor samples could improve proteomic analyses.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Translational Genomics Research Institute and its partners Nemucore Medical Innovations and Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center have received a $3 million grant to fund a personalized glioblastoma treatment study.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Glioblastoma tumors essentially hide mutant EGFR in response to therapies targeting those mutations, a new study appearing in Science reported today.

A research team from Northwestern University this week published new data showing that a class of novel nanoparticle conjugates, which have been exclusively licensed to startup AuraSense Therapeutics, can be used to deliver cancer-fighting siRNAs into the brains of mice.

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Mainichi reports that 43 percent of Japanese individuals said they did not want to eat agricultural products that had been modified using gene-editing tools.

Two US Department of Agriculture research departments are moving to the Kansas City area, according to the Washington Post.

Slate's Jane Hu compares some at-home genetic tests to astrology.

In PLOS this week: analysis of polygenic risk scores for skin cancer, chronic pain GWAS, and more.