NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers have developed a way to look for signals of a tumor in blood-borne DNA fragments by tracking the end-coordinates of molecules, rather than looking for cancer-associated mutations.
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According to Stat News, the partial government shutdown in the US could soon affect the ability of the Food and Drug Administration to review new drugs.
Researchers are refining a tool to predict a woman's risk of developing breast cancer, according to the Guardian.
In PNAS this week: gypsy moth genome sequenced, phylogenomic analysis of Polyneopterans, and more.
CNN reports that people's genes tend to have a greater influence on their risk of developing disease than their environment, but it varies by phenotype.