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The companies will use Ymir's urine extracellular vesicle technology and OHSU's Proteomics Shared Resource to develop biomarkers for hepatocellular carcinoma.

Using sequences from hepatocellular carcinomas in Asia, researchers identified numerous cases with mutation signatures linked to aristolochic acid exposure.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: sand rat genome assembly, algorithm for human leukocyte antigen typing from short-read data, and more.

Researchers combined a microfluidic technology called the CTC-iChip with digital PCR to potentially improve cancer detection in hepatocellular carcinoma patients.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: variation patterns in wheat lines, regulatory variation in Capsella grandiflora, and more.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: CHOPCHOP web tool update, human retina transcriptional atlas, and more.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: DNA barcodes for identifying plants in herbal remedies, copy number and DNA methylation patterns in HBV-linked liver cancer, and more.

An INSERM-led team has uncovered new hepatocellular carcinoma mutational signatures that reflect exposure to certain disease risk factors.

The data also indicate early signs of clinical activity in certain patients.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A team from Japan and the US used a combination of whole-genome sequencing, exome sequencing, and "oncovirome" sequencing to scrutinize matched tumor and normal samples from more than 500 individuals from different populations who had a form of liver cancer called hepatocel

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering using DNA tests to determine relatedness between adult and child migrants, the Daily Caller reports.

Bloomberg reports that Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics plans to offer a treatment it is developing under the "right to try" law for hundreds of thousands of dollars.

In Nature this week: expansion of disease-resistance genes among long-lived oak trees, and more.

In a proof-of-concept study, researchers report being able to determine age from dried bloodstains, Discover's D-brief blog reports.