head and neck cancer PNAS Papers on Mosquito Gene Drive, Head and Neck Cancer, Precancerous Lesions in Lung In PNAS this week: off-target edits in mosquito gene drive, "immune paradox" in head and neck cancer, and more. PLOS Papers on Cholesterol in Head and Neck Cancer, Lung Cancer Microbiomes, More In PLOS this week: examination of ties between cholesterol and head and neck cancer, microbial profiles among lung cancer patients, and more. OncoDNA, Institut Curie Partner on Liquid Biopsy Research in Head and Neck Cancer The French cancer center will use OncoDNA's blood-based next-generation sequencing test, OncoFollow, in its ongoing SCANDARE study. Cofactor Genomics Begins Multi-Site Clinical Trial for Immunotherapy Prediction Assay The multi-center study is evaluating the use of Cofactor's OncoPrism test in predicting head and neck cancer patients' response to immunotherapy with other tumor types to follow. PLOS Papers on TB Resistance, Squamous Cell Carcinoma Risk, MicroRNAs in SCC In PLOS this week: loci linked to protection against tuberculosis, identification of loci associated with increased risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the aerodigestive tract, and more. Nov 18, 2020 Qiagen to Develop Companion Diagnostic for BioNTech Head, Neck Cancer Treatment Oct 22, 2020 Summit Biolabs Commercializing Tests for Head and Neck Cancer Recurrence, COVID-19 Premium Oct 14, 2020 Summit Biolabs, CCPM to Develop Liquid Biopsy Tests for COVID-19, Head and Neck Cancer Oct 6, 2020 BostonGene Collaborates With Transgene, NEC Corporation on Trials of Bespoke Cancer Vaccine Sep 20, 2020 HPV, p16 May Offer Different Prognostic Clues in Oropharyngeal Cancer, ESMO Data Reveals Premium Sep 15, 2020 Cofactor Genomics, UCSD Partner on Metastatic Head, Neck Cancer Study Jun 4, 2020 Tumor Mutational Burden in Blood May Predict Immunotherapy Response in Head, Neck Cancer Mar 24, 2020 HPV Head and Neck Cancer Recurrence Test Data Adds Validation as Naveris Ramps Clinical Launch Premium Mar 12, 2020 Head and Neck Cancer Driver Mutations Affect NOTCH Pathway, CRISPR Screen Finds Jan 30, 2020 Atila Biosystems High-Throughput Isothermal HPV Test Validated in Study Premium Jan 23, 2020 Viral Cancer Early Detection Efforts Making Progress Toward the Clinic Premium Nov 20, 2019 Beckman Coulter, IncellDx Form Cancer Assay Promotion Agreement Nov 5, 2019 Somatic Copy Number Changes in Normal Tissues Near Tumors Shed Light on Oncogenic Processes Sep 11, 2019 German Team Classifies Lung Tumors With Methylation Profiles, Machine Learning Methods Aug 15, 2019 GeneCentric Therapeutics to Launch Phase II Validation Study for Head and Neck Cancer Subtyper Premium Jul 23, 2019 Dutch Startup Cyclomics Developing Liquid Biopsy Assay Using Nanopore Sequencing Premium May 2, 2019 Oral HPV DNA Persistence After Head and Neck Cancer Treatment Linked to Disease Progression Apr 22, 2019 Checkpoint Immunotherapy Response Described in Tumors with Gene Fusion-Based Neoantigens Jan 10, 2019 Potential Prognostic Signature Described in HPV-Positive Squamous Cell Carcinomas Oct 30, 2018 Precision Oncology Highlights From ESMO 2018 Load More Breaking News 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 FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization for Northeastern University SARS-CoV-2 Test FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants 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 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.