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. 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. CanSeq150 Sets Out to Sequence 150 Diverse Species Premium The effort aims to sequence at least 150 animals, plants, and microbes selected for their potential benefits to Canada in the next three years. Canadian Group Finds Hybrid Capture Better Than Amplicon for Lymphoma Gene Panel Premium The group now plans to run the 32-gene panel in clinical trials to demonstrate its utility and make the case for offering it within Canada's healthcare system. 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 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.