Seattle Children's Hospital New Epigenomic Biomarker Could Predict CAR T-Cell Therapy Resistance in Advanced Childhood Leukemia Premium At AACR, researchers described how pediatric ALL patients who don't respond to anti-CD19 CAR T-cell therapy have cancers with a unique, stem cell-like epigenome. Genomic Answers for Kids Project Advances Long-Read Sequencing for Rare Disease Testing Premium The GA4K program, run by Children's Mercy Research Institute, aims to build a testing framework for pediatric patients with undiagnosed rare disease. Illumina, GeneDx Partner With University of Washington on Whole-Genome Sequencing Study in Kids The SeqFirst study will use whole-genome sequencing to help diagnose critically ill infants and children suspected of having developmental differences. Increased Adoption of Whole-Genome Sequencing Testing Hinges on Acceptance by Payors, Providers Premium A National Society of Genetic Counselors panel discussed whether healthcare providers are ready for whole-genome sequencing to be adopted as a first-line test. Breaking News People in the News at Genomill, Oxford Nanopore, Myriad Genetics, More Single-Cell Analysis of Colorectal Cancer Uncovers Two Epithelial-Cell Based Subtypes New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, Beckman Coulter, Oncologica, More In Brief This Week: Pacific Biosciences, Invitae, Grail, Mainz Biomed, Molzym, More GenomeWeb Top 40 Down 5 Percent in June, Tracking Broader Market Decline The Scan Pig Organ Transplants Considered The Wall Street Journal reports that the US Food and Drug Administration may soon allow clinical trials that involve transplanting pig organs into humans. 'Poo-Bank' Proposal Harvard Medical School researchers suggest people should bank stool samples when they are young to transplant when they later develop age-related diseases. Spurred to Develop Again New Scientist reports that researchers may have uncovered why about 60 percent of in vitro fertilization embryos stop developing. Science Papers Examine Breast Milk Cell Populations, Cerebral Cortex Cellular Diversity, Micronesia Population History In Science this week: unique cell populations found within breast milk, 100 transcriptionally distinct cell populations uncovered in the cerebral cortex, and more.