City of Hope Aiming to Cut Unnecessary Surgeries, City of Hope Team to Commercialize CRC Metastasis Dx Signature Premium The team will use the reverse-transcriptase quantitative PCR test, which uses a milliliter of a patient's blood, to curb unneeded radical colon cancer surgeries. TGen-Led Team Spots Pediatric, Pancreatic Cancer From cfDNA Fragments in Urine Premium The liquid biopsy method analyzes fragment ends within recurrently protected regions in cell-free DNA from a patient's urine sample. Genetic Study of Skin Pigmentation in African Americans Uncovers Links to Vitamin D Deficiency Starting with a genome-wide association study focused on skin pigmentation, investigators identified genetic variants with additional ties to vitamin D levels. Stupid Strong Awards City of Hope $125K for Gastric Cancer Liquid Biopsy Research The team will launch a Phase II study to validate early-stage gastric cancer micro-RNA biomarkers and eventually develop liquid biopsy tests. City of Hope Team Develops ICP-MS Method for Multiplexed Protein Quantitation Premium The approach is essentially a simplified version of the technology in Fluidigm's CyTOF instruments, using metal-linked antibodies to measure proteins. Aug 27, 2019 NHGRI Awards $3M Under Genomic Innovator Program Aug 9, 2019 TGen-Led Team Prepares to Validate 'TARDIS' Blood-Based Cancer Monitoring Method Premium Feb 1, 2019 Precision Medicine Platform for Oncology Aims to Streamline Molecular Testing, Therapy Decision-Making Premium Sep 21, 2017 DxTerity, City of Hope Partner to Develop Blood Test for Radiation Therapy Response Dec 29, 2016 Younger, Older Prostate Cancer Cases Marked by Distinct Expression Patterns Nov 30, 2016 City of Hope, Translational Genomics Research Institute Form Personalized Medicine Alliance Oct 7, 2015 NIDDKD Awards $2.2M to City of Hope for Epigenetic Studies into Type 1 Diabetes Jun 2, 2014 ASCO Talk Highlights Genetic Contributors to Later Life Complications in Pediatric Cancer Patients May 30, 2014 Sangamo, City of Hope Get $5.6M Grant for ZFP Tx for HIV/AIDS Mar 5, 2013 IP Watch: Glaxo Group, Hitachi, City of Hope, Esoterix, Penn State, Others Win US Patents Premium Jul 24, 2012 IP Watch: City of Hope, Gen-Probe, Promega, Roche, and DNA Genotek Win US Patents Premium May 10, 2012 IP Watch: LLNL, Lab21, NetBio, Life Tech, City of Hope, and U of Missouri Win US Patents Premium Apr 4, 2012 IP Watch: Fluidigm, GeneNews, Pioneer Hi-Bred, Dupont, Others Win US Patents Premium Feb 23, 2012 GigaGen Developing Droplet PCR System for Single-Cell Sequencing, Will Target Immune Applications Premium Oct 4, 2011 GnuBio Targets 1K-Base Reads for Commercial Launch of $50K Sequencer Premium Apr 7, 2011 IP Watch: Recent Patents Related to PCR, Nucleic Acid Amplification, and Sample Prep: Apr 7, 2011 Premium Mar 30, 2011 IP Watch: Recent Patents Related to PCR, Nucleic Acid Amplification, and Sample Prep: Mar 30, 2011 Premium Mar 17, 2011 City of Hope Preps for Second Study with Expressed RNAi AIDS Treatment Premium Jan 6, 2011 In 2010, RNAi Moves into the Mainstream, microRNAs Continue to Garner Interest Premium Dec 16, 2010 Rosetta Launches Next-Generation Cancer Diagnostic, Not Alone in Exploring microRNAs as Biomarkers Premium Load More Breaking News IndyGeneUS AI Acquires Genetic Cryptocurrency Creator EncrypGen Analysis Estimates Psychiatric Disorder Risk from Specific Copy Number Variants in Danish Cohort Proteomic Profiling With Two Platforms Provides Complementary Gene, Protein, Phenotype Links Centogene Reports 17 Percent Drop in Q3 Revenues, Closing Down COVID Testing Business StageZero Raising C$4.2M in Private Placement of Stocks, Warrants NGeneBio Gets CE-IVD Mark for HLA Typing Assay The Scan Comfort of Home The Guardian reports that AstraZeneca is to run more clinical trials from people's homes with the aim of increasing participant diversity. Keep Under Control Genetic technologies are among the tools suggested to manage invasive species and feral animals in Australia, Newsweek says. Just Make It The New York Times writes that there is increased interest in applying gene synthesis to even more applications. Nucleic Acids Research Papers on OncoDB, mBodyMap, Genomicus In Nucleic Acids Research this week: database to analyze large cancer datasets, human body microbe database, and more.