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The firm is applying the isolation tool in cellular therapy for oral cancer by administering a biomarker via bioengineered exosomes to reverse cancer progression.

The approach could allow doctors to more accurately and more easily identify which patients are free from cancer after radiation treatment.

A study in Microbiome finds that heavy drinkers have an unhealthy mix of bacteria in their mouths.

Under the terms of the deal, MDxHealth and QUT will evaluate and develop the test, which will evaluate abnormal DNA methylation changes.

By analyzing mutations in tumors from a broad swath of tobacco smoke-related cancer types, investigators identified more than two-dozen mutational signatures.

In PNAS this week: mutations linked to nasopharyngeal carcinoma, salivary proteins common among oral squamous cell carcinoma patients, and more.

The firm's PCR-based products for HPV-associated cancers look at DNA methylation at specific genes and include several sample preparation kits.

The kit targets several mRNA biomarkers and is the first in a series of salivary diagnostic kits the firm plans to develop for early-stage disease diagnostics.

Researchers saw high recurrence risk in oropharyngeal carcinoma patients with human papillomavirus type 16 DNA in their spit samples both before and after treatment.

Researchers hope to advance the technology to support an assay to help personalize oral cancer treatment by avoiding the development of mucositis.

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The Los Angeles Times reports that experts say Moderna's investigational COVID-19 vaccine results seem to be a step in the right direction, but that more testing is needed.

The Trump Administration has reversed its policy that could have stripped international students of their visas, the New York Times says.

The Washington Post reports a new coronavirus data reporting protocol goes around the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

In Cell this week: proteomic and metabolomic analysis of blood from COVID-19 patients, change in phosphorylation with infection, and more.