lymphoid cancer

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Investigators at the BC Cancer Agency in British Columbia have reeled in an infusion of C$10 million (US$9.5 million) in funding from regional and national partners to fund an effort to use genome sequencing to personalize treatments for patients with lymphoid cancers.

CNN reports that researchers have tied a new variant to opioid addiction risk.

Organoids derived from patients' tumors may help determine what chemotherapy treatment patients would benefit from, according to New Scientist.

An initiative from GenomeAsia 100K hopes to increase the number of South Asians in genetic research, according to NBC News.

In Science this week: genomic analysis of ancient and modern horses indicates population turnover, and more.