leukemia Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Study Explores Role of DNA Methylation in Outcomes, Treatment Researchers identified a patient group with hypermethylated ALL that was associated with poorer outcomes and survival. Illumina, Kartos Therapeutics Partner to Develop TP53 Companion Diagnostic The two companies will codevelop the next-generation sequencing test for Kartos's MDM2 inhibitor, KRT-232, being studied in TP53 wild-type blood cancers. Columbia University-led Study Highlights Bionano Optical Genome Mapping Concordance with Cytogenetics Bionano Genomics called the study, presented this week at the American College for Medical Genetics meeting, an "incredibly important milestone" for the company. Whole-Genome Sequencing Could Replace Cytogenetics in Assessing AML, Myelodysplastic Syndromes The researchers found that sequencing was accurate and could even detect chromosomal changes missed by cytogenetics at almost a similar price. Bionano Genomics Stock Soars on User Presentations, Public Stock Offering, Renewed Nasdaq Compliance Buoyed by a string of positive news, the San Diego firm's stock was up 22 percent in Friday afternoon trading and 80 percent from last week. Jan 14, 2021 Invitae, Pharma Firms Partner to Develop Standard MRD Panel for AML Clinical Trials Jan 6, 2021 TwinStrand Biosciences Explores Error Reduction Sequencing Tech in Various Applications Premium Dec 8, 2020 NGS Bests Flow Cytometry for MRD-Based Prediction of ALL Relapse, Survival, ASH Study Suggests Premium Nov 24, 2020 Clinicians Face New Intervention Questions as Clonal Hematopoiesis Mutation Data Evolves Premium Nov 17, 2020 Cepheid Developing New Target for BCR-ABL Test for Leukemia Patients Premium Nov 13, 2020 Clinical Genomics Nabs Medicare Coverage for Colorectal Cancer Test as Novitas Revises LCD Nov 12, 2020 Bionano Genomics Q3 Revenues Down 33 Percent Oct 29, 2020 Single-Cell Analysis Elucidates Mutation Patterns in Myeloid Malignancies Oct 21, 2020 Single-Cell Sequencing Reveals Clonal Diversity Among AML Patients Sep 18, 2020 MSK Clonal Hematopoiesis Clinic Aims to Drive New Strategies for Cancer Risk Assessment, Prevention Premium Aug 17, 2020 Bionano Genomics Expecting Clinical Validation Studies to Drive Platform Adoption Premium Aug 14, 2020 Mission Bio Seeks to Increase Drug Trial Collaborations, Improve Gene and Cell Therapy Efficacy Premium Aug 10, 2020 Adaptive Biotechnologies Q2 Revenues Fall 5 Percent, Beat Analyst Estimates Aug 6, 2020 Adaptive Biotechnologies Receives Expanded FDA Clearance for ClonoSeq MRD Assay Jul 10, 2020 Study Spells Out Immune, Genomic, Epigenomic Interactions in Hematological Malignancies May 27, 2020 Illumina, Genomic Medicine Sweden to Evaluate Sequencing-Based Leukemia Diagnostics May 21, 2020 Invivoscribe Receives Supplemental Approval for AML Kit May 12, 2020 Adaptive Biotechnologies Q1 Revenues Grow 65 Percent Apr 16, 2020 Human Tumor Atlas Network Team Shares Strategy for Tracking Tumor Transitions Mar 26, 2020 Positive Selection Influences Clonal Hematopoiesis That Occurs in Blood During Aging Load More Breaking News Enzo Biochem, CLX Health Partner to Support COVID-19 Testing for International Travel Type 1 Diabetes GWAS, Fine-Mapping Leads to New Genetic Loci, Potential Drug Targets LSU Health Sciences Center Wins $2.4M to Lead SARS-CoV-2 Variant Sequencing Program NanoString Technologies, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy Partner on Cell Therapy Project BGI Americas Collaborating With Champions Oncology on Proteomic Cancer Research Personal Genome Diagnostics Inks Cancer Genomic Profiling Deal with Duke University Health System The Scan Missed Early Cases A retrospective analysis of blood samples suggests early SARS-CoV-2 infections may have been missed in the US, the New York Times reports. Limited Journal Editor Diversity A survey finds low diversity among scientific and medical journal editors, according to The Scientist. How Much of a Threat? Science writes that need for a provision aimed at shoring up genomic data security within a new US bill is being questioned. PNAS Papers on Historic Helicobacter Spread, Brain Development, C. difficile RNAs In PNAS this week: Helicobacter genetic diversity gives insight into human migrations, gene expression patterns of brain development, and more.