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The OncoArray Consortium researchers also uncovered a new candidate susceptibility gene for low-grade and borderline serous epithelial ovarian cancer.

The Croatan algorithm uses the random forest machine learning method to evaluate guide RNAs for use in CRISPR knockout experiments.

The projects focus on early treatment of prostate cancer and cataloguing mutations in difficult-to-diagnose diseases, among other things. 

Called Cedars-Sinai Precision Health, the program aims to promote novel technologies and approaches for personalized medicine at the institution.

The healthcare provider organizations are tasked with managing patient enrollment in the Precision Medicine Initiative.

The large-scale study is designed to advance personalized medicine for pancreatic cancer to help meet the organization's goal of doubling patient survival rates by 2020.

The firm will provide whole-genome profiling for Cedars-Sinai prostate cancer patients, who will also be tested with the Decipher Prostate Cancer Classifier.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is creating a new institute within the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute that will apply proteomics technologies and methods in basic, experimental, and clinical medicine research projects, a Cedars-Sinai executive told GenomeWeb Daily News

Exosome Diagnostics said this week that Cedars-Sinai Medical Center will be an early-access user of the company's exosome RNA biofluid extraction kits for biomarker discovery in neo-natal and other disease settings.

A team led by investigators at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the University of California, Los Angeles has developed a new approach for analyzing circulating tumor cells obtained from prostate cancer patients using chip- and sequencing-based applications.

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Reuters reports that UK researchers are using gene-editing tools to develop flu-resistant chickens.

Nature calls for genomics to become part of the World Health Organization's cholera surveillance approach.

Vox explores a proposal to institute a lottery system to award grant funds.

In Genome Biology this week: gut microbiome study of individuals from Tanzania and Botswana, sixth version of the Network of Cancer Genes database, and more.