NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers have used microarrays to pinpoint a chromosomal gain associated with BRCA1 mutated triple negative breast cancers that could serve as a target for therapeutics in the future.

Led by investigators at the Institute of Pathology and Genetics at Grand Hôpital de Charleroi in Gosselies, Belgium, the researchers analyzed more than a hundred formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded DNA samples with known BRCA1 mutation status using CGH arrays.

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American scientists find themselves once again warning the Trump administration not to dismiss science, the New Yorker report.

A new study suggests CRISPR could be used to save coral reefs from dying off, Forbes reports.

Researchers have found that the i-motif shape of DNA previously observed in the lab also exists in human cells, and that it may serve a purpose.

In PNAS this week: a genomic, transcriptomic, and metabolomic analysis of the tea plant, Arabidopsis thaliana's adaptations to specific local environments, and more.

May
01
Sponsored by
Horizon Discovery

This webinar will provide an in-depth case study demonstrating how reference standards can be used to develop and validate circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA)-based assays.

May
08
Sponsored by
Dovetail Genomics

This webinar will discuss a proximity ligation-based method for studying structural variation in formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue.