Pediatric Cancer News and reporting on pediatric cancer. Molecular Profiling in Pediatric Cancer Trials Continues to Prove Valuable for Treatment Matching Premium The GAIN/iCat2 study and the Pediatric MATCH trial showed that molecular data has a significant impact on treatment recommendations for kids with cancer. TGen-Led Team Spots Pediatric, Pancreatic Cancer From cfDNA Fragments in Urine Premium The liquid biopsy method analyzes fragment ends within recurrently protected regions in cell-free DNA from a patient's urine sample. MSK Team Explores Clinical Utility of Germline Testing for Pediatric Cancer Patients The researchers found that 18 percent of pediatric cancer patients tested with MSK-IMPACT harbored one or more inherited risk mutation. Genetic Loci Influence Risk of Cardiomyopathy in Pediatric Cancer Survivors of African Ancestry Researchers uncovered genetic loci that may influence why childhood cancer survivors of African ancestry are more likely to develop therapy-linked cardiomyopathy. Neuroblastoma Super Enhancer Profiles Pinpoint Four Epigenetic Subtypes Using a combination of genomic and epigenomic profiling, researchers spelled out super enhancer-based subtypes, including one linked to poor clinical outcomes. Nov 25, 2020 Pediatric Brain Tumor Proteomics Highlight Possible Treatment Targets, Biomarkers Oct 27, 2020 SickKids' 'Rigorous' Molecular Analysis IDs Targetable Alterations, Cancer Susceptibility Mutations Premium Oct 6, 2020 Pediatric Cancer Program Uses Comprehensive Molecular Profiling to Match Patients to Therapies Sep 16, 2020 Startup Stitch Bio Bets on CRISPR Tech to Render Cancer Cells With Gene Fusions Druggable Premium Aug 11, 2020 Childhood Ependymoma Single-Cell Sequencing Study Reveals New Cellular Subpopulations Aug 7, 2020 Computational Tool Analyzes Noncoding Mutations to Classify Cancer Subtypes Premium Jun 24, 2020 Nationwide Children's Reports High Diagnostic Yield of Combined DNA, RNA Analysis in Pediatric Cancers Jun 5, 2020 Secondary Tumor Risk in Pediatric Cancer Survivors Linked to Germline Variants, Treatment Type Jun 2, 2020 Seven Bridges Joins International Genomic Cancer Research Effort May 30, 2020 Pediatric Precision Oncology Study Matches 28 Percent of Patients to Targeted Therapies May 6, 2020 Pediatric Cancer Patients With Solid Tumors Have Many Druggable Germline Alterations Apr 16, 2020 Human Tumor Atlas Network Team Shares Strategy for Tracking Tumor Transitions Apr 13, 2020 Pediatric Low-Grade Glioma Molecular and Clinical Analysis Defines Subtypes That Predict Outcome Apr 2, 2020 Cancer Researchers Discover Novel Inherited Mutation Predisposing Children to Medulloblastoma Jan 30, 2020 Jackson Lab, Shriners Hospitals to Study Genetics of Pediatric Orthopedic Disorders Dec 19, 2019 Blood-Based Sequencing Test Identifies Pediatric Cancer Infections Before Symptoms Dec 16, 2019 Neuroblastoma Study Reveals Rearrangements Originating From Extrachromosomal Circular DNA Nov 25, 2019 Pediatric Brain Cancer Clues Drawn From Developing Brain Cell Transcriptomes Oct 25, 2019 Treatment Targets Identified by RNA Sequencing in Pediatric Cancer Cases Aug 7, 2019 Pediatric Cancer Researchers, Clinicians Look to Enhance Molecular Data Collection, Distribution Load More Breaking News People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, Strata Oncology, Bionano Genomics, More Co-Diagnostics Gets CE Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test Yourgene Health Awarded £232K Contract to Supply Oncology Genotyping Testing Kits to NHS Wales Qiagen to Distribute JADBio Life Science Analytics Platform BC Platforms Forms Data Management Alliance With Nonprofit CureDuchenne 23andMe Stock Soars 22 Percent on Closing of Merger With VG Acquisition Corp The Scan Billions for Antivirals The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports. NFT of the Web Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports. 23andMe on the Nasdaq 23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported. Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.