Researchers identified 10 protein-based tumor subtypes across five cancer types, including subtypes representing immune cell features in the tumor microenvironment.
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Columbia University found that almost all blood samples from pregnant women tested contained several trophoblasts.
In PNAS this week: analysis of FOXA1 upregulation in ER-positive breast cancer, gene editing to correct recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa, and more.
In Genome Biology this week: effect of structural variants in cancer, comparison of human and primate gut microbiomes, and more.
The group will validate Miraca's prototype extracellular vesicle isolation tool and antibody reagents using blood samples from breast and pancreatic patients.
In PNAS this week: induced "BRCAness" phenotype in non-small cell lung cancer, chemoproteomic profiling approach, and more.
In an abstract to be presented at ASHG, Baylor Genetics researchers will discuss how Emedgene's AI-driven platform helped them streamline and standardize sequencing review.
The researchers will evaluate recent developments in human genome editing as well as responses from the public and scientific communities.
An international team documented TP53 mutation-related genomic changes across dozens of cancer types using data generated with five platforms for the Cancer Genome Atlas project.
Reanalyzing clinical exomes from 2011 to 2013 increased molecular diagnostic yields significantly, leading to clinical management changes, in some cases.
Gene editing could be an issue competitive sports need to address soon, four researchers from Arizona State University write at Slate.
A genetic alteration appears to increase heart failure risk among people of African descent, according to the Washington Post.
In his look back at the past decade, BuzzFeed News' Peter Aldhous writes that direct-to-consumer genetic testing has led to "Facebook for genes."
In Nature this week: genetic "clock" that can predict the lifespans of vertebrates, new assembler called wtdbg2, and more.