Roswell Park Cancer Institute NCI Grants $1.9M to Roswell Park to Study Molecular Race-Based Breast Cancer Disparities The grant will fund an investigation into long noncoding RNA and the role it plays in differing prognoses between Black and white breast cancer patients. Roswell Park, Catholic Health, University of Buffalo Partner on Coronavirus Sequencing Study The study, which is being supported by Thermo Fisher Scientific, aims to identify genetic biomarkers that can predict patients likely to develop severe disease. Ovarian Cancer Omics Consortium Receives $500K DoD Grant for Early Detection Biomarker Discovery The consortium is comprised of researchers from Inova, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Mayo Clinic, and MD Anderson Cancer Center. Kiyatec Targeting Clinical Oncology Space With 3D Cell Culture Technology Premium Kiyatec's cell-based assays model and predict patient therapeutic response to drive cancer drug development and potentially guide treatment. OmniSeq, LabCorp Extend Distribution Deal LabCorp will further invest in OmniSeq as part of the deal, which covers distribution of the latter's immune profiling and pan-cancer next-generation sequencing tests. Feb 15, 2018 Early-Onset Form of Ovarian Cancer Risk May Be Paternally Inherited Nov 10, 2016 Thermo Fisher Targets Cancer Immunotherapy Prediction With New Oncomine Research Panel Premium Nov 10, 2016 LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans to Use OmniSeq Tumor Profiling Tech Jun 28, 2016 OmniSeq Secures New York State Approval for Cancer Panel; Partners With Cure Forward Jun 11, 2015 Roswell Park Cancer Institute Spinout OmniSeq Offers Cancer Genomic Testing to Institutions Premium Jul 18, 2014 Roswell Park Cancer Institute Gets NY State OK for OmniSeq Test Jul 18, 2014 NY Development Agency Greenlights $105M for Upstate, NYGC Genomic Data Network Sep 10, 2013 Life Tech Ion AmpliSeq Exome CSP Program Names Seven Initial Members Feb 1, 2013 Roswell Park Launches New Center for Personalized Medicine Jan 4, 2012 New York State Commits $5.1M to Two-Year Sequencing Pilot Studying Range of Diseases Premium Dec 30, 2011 RPCI Researcher Developing miRNA Test for Lung Cancer with $100K Award Dec 12, 2011 NY State Funds New Genomics, Biotech Development Oct 6, 2011 Exiqon Names Roswell Park Cancer Institute as Certified Service Provider Premium Aug 30, 2011 UNC, BU, Roswell Land $19.3M for African-American Cancer Study Aug 16, 2010 Collaboration to Develop Knowledgebase of Pathways for Prostate Cancer Jun 15, 2009 DNA Genotek Partners with Roswell Park on DNA Sample Collection for Breast Cancer Research Breaking News Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More DiaSorin Q2 Revenues Rise 20 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand Cepheid Gets $28M From BARDA for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.