Two new studies have uncovered expression-defined T cell subsets that seem to coincide with better or worse outcomes in breast cancer or non-small cell lung cancer.
In PNAS this week: alternative splicing patterns in sunflowers, EGFR inhibitor resistance in lung adenocarcinoma, and more.
The team integrated tumor barcoding, genome editing, and ultra-deep barcode sequencing to interrogate pairwise combinations of tumor suppressor alterations.
In PNAS this week: half-a-dozen Aspergillus sequenced, genetic similarities between friends and classmates, and more.
A new analysis hints that adenocarcinomas or squamous cell carcinomas may have certain overlapping expression patterns, regardless of the tissue of origin.
In PNAS this week: effects of activating KRAS mutations in lung adenocarcinoma, stranded bisulfite sequencing method, and more.
The software takes somatic mutation profiles from individual patients as input and uses them to prioritize relevant mutations and potential treatments.
Exome sequences and copy number patterns suggest lung adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma are each marked by specific somatic mutations and driver genes.
The consortium will analyze data from patients and mouse models in the first year as part of efforts to find ways of detecting tumors earlier.
The firm presented data from a study that explored how the lung cancer gene expression test changes prognostic risk classifications compared to pathological factors.
The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.
In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.
Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.