BC Cancer Agency Roche, Canadian Organizations Launch Real-World Evidence Framework in British Columbia The aim within the initiative is to generate and assess real-world evidence, and use the data to support reimbursement for precision oncology therapies. Genome Research Papers on Transcriptome Assembly, Spinal Muscle Atrophy-Adapted Motor Neurons, More In Genome Research this week: transcriptome assembly algorithm, gene expression among somatic motor neurons in spinal muscular atrophy models, and more. Analysis of Advanced, Metastatic Tumors Indicates How Treatment Influences Mutational Profiles Exposure to DNA-damaging cancer treatments affects mutational signatures found in advanced and metastatic cancers, with alterations possibly indicating drug resistance. Genome BC Announces C$10M to Study Clinical Genomics Implementation The funding, part of a larger initiative by Genome Canada, will support two studies in British Columbia that will evaluate genomics in healthcare. This Week in Cell: May 30, 2018 In Cell this week: interactions between malignant and immune cells in ovarian cancer, gene regulatory features in mouse macrophages, and more. Dec 19, 2017 Breast Cancer Chemotherapy Response Linked to Homologous Recombination Deficiency Score May 11, 2017 Endometriosis Sequences Suggest Subset Contains Mutations to Cancer-Related Genes Apr 24, 2017 Ovarian Cancer Genomic Analysis Reveals Seven Disease-Stratifying Clusters Apr 10, 2017 Medulloblastoma Marked by Intra-Tumor Mutation Diversity Sep 23, 2016 Strand-Seq Analytical Pipeline Developed for Direct Haplotyping Premium May 27, 2016 Ovarian Cancer Cell Migration, Diversity Assessed in Phylogenetic Study Premium Feb 5, 2016 Separate Research Teams Find Evidence of Clonality in SEO Cancer Tumors Jan 13, 2016 British Columbia Pledges $2.1M in Funding for Personalized Cancer Therapy Program Oct 15, 2015 Data Published on First 100 Subjects in BC Cancer WGS Trial as Project Sets Sights on 5K Patients Premium May 5, 2015 IBM Collaborates with 14 Cancer Institutes to Decipher Genomic Data Mar 13, 2015 With New Funds, BC Cancer Agency Aims to Sequence 300 Patients for Personalized Onco-Genomics Trial Premium Apr 22, 2014 British Columbia Cancer Agency Agrees to Fund Genomic Health's Oncotype DX Apr 10, 2014 Genomics in the Journals: Apr 10, 2014 Feb 20, 2014 Genomics in the Journals: Feb 20, 2014 Jan 17, 2014 LED Medical, BC Cancer Agency, Genome British Columbia to Develop Test for Oral Cancer Jun 26, 2013 British Columbia Cancer Agency Funded $9.5M for Personalized Cancer Project Jun 7, 2013 UVic-Genome BC Proteomics Centre to Receive $4.2M in Canadian Government Funding Premium May 31, 2013 Qiagen Licenses Two Biomarkers for CDx Development May 23, 2013 Spruce Sequences and Assemblies Offer Hints of Genome Growth Feb 19, 2013 Coastal Genomics Licenses Liquid Handling Tech for DNA Sample Prep Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.