TGen TGen, Jumpcode Genomics Marrying NGS, CRISPR to Build a Better COVID-19 Test Premium As diagnostics firms develop a new wave of COVID-19 tests using next-gen sequencing, TGen researchers are also adding CRISPR-based sample prep to their kit. 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. Sequencing-Based Tuberculosis Drug Resistance Testing Gaining Momentum Premium The WHO and FIND are supporting NGS-based testing in low-resource settings, while a resistance testing program at New York State's Wadsworth Center has matured. Pancreatic Cancer Treatment Clues Uncovered From Genomic, Chromatin Profiles Genomic and epigenomic data suggest it may be possible to target an FGFR fusion found in open chromatin in a subset of adenosquamous carcinoma of the pancreas tumors. TGen-Led Team Prepares to Validate 'TARDIS' Blood-Based Cancer Monitoring Method Premium The group believes that being able to track ctDNA changes down to the lowest possible levels may be necessary for liquid biopsy to monitor treatment in early-stage cancers. Apr 15, 2019 Genetic Technologies, TGen to Launch Genetic Tests in US Mar 18, 2019 TGen Inks Tuberculosis Test Deal With Advanced Biological Laboratories Mar 15, 2019 TGen Adjusting to New Realities of Bioinformatics for Precision Medicine Premium Dec 14, 2018 In Brief This Week: Cancer Research UK, NeoGenomics, Luminex, and More Sep 26, 2018 TGen, University of New Mexico Win $2.8M NIH Grant to Study Diabetic Blindness Sep 13, 2018 TGen Team Hopes $2M Study Will Help Lay Path for Liquid Biopsy Monitoring in Metastatic Melanoma Premium Aug 31, 2018 TGen Wins $2M NIH Grant for Blood-Based Melanoma Monitoring Approach Aug 29, 2018 Poultry-Adapted E. Coli Implicated in Subset of Urinary Tract Infections Dec 20, 2017 BSWRI, TGen Partner to Develop Multi-Marker Panel for Early Pancreatic Cancer Detection Premium Jun 6, 2017 Hereditary Cancer Panel Study Suggests Germline Mutations Missed in Some Pancreatic Cancers May 4, 2017 Genomic Data Yields New Insights Into Breast Cancer Mortality Gap Between Black, White Women May 2, 2017 Critical Path Institute, TGen Partner on Tuberculosis Sequencing Project Mar 8, 2017 TGen LymeSeq Assay Moving Forward With Financial Backing From Advocacy Group Premium Nov 30, 2016 City of Hope, Translational Genomics Research Institute Form Personalized Medicine Alliance Nov 23, 2016 TGen Receives $200K Nvidia Foundation Award Sep 27, 2016 Anthrax Genome From Autopsy Samples Offers Insights Into 1970s Soviet Biowarfare Program Mar 10, 2016 Dell Expands Clinical Archive With an Eye Towards Merging Medical Images With Genomics Premium Nov 19, 2015 Eyeing Clinical Sequencing Market, Dell Upgrades Hardware Package for Genomic Analysis Premium Nov 16, 2015 Exome, Targeted Sequencing of Biopsy, ctDNA Reveals Clonal Evolution of Breast Cancer Tumors Premium Sep 23, 2015 Methylation Profile Could Potentially Serve as Biomarker to Stratify Breast Cancer Patients Load More Breaking News Enzo Biochem, CLX Health Partner to Support COVID-19 Testing for International Travel Type 1 Diabetes GWAS, Fine-Mapping Leads to New Genetic Loci, Potential Drug Targets LSU Health Sciences Center Wins $2.4M to Lead SARS-CoV-2 Variant Sequencing Program NanoString Technologies, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy Partner on Cell Therapy Project BGI Americas Collaborating With Champions Oncology on Proteomic Cancer Research Personal Genome Diagnostics Inks Cancer Genomic Profiling Deal with Duke University Health System The Scan Missed Early Cases A retrospective analysis of blood samples suggests early SARS-CoV-2 infections may have been missed in the US, the New York Times reports. Limited Journal Editor Diversity A survey finds low diversity among scientific and medical journal editors, according to The Scientist. How Much of a Threat? Science writes that need for a provision aimed at shoring up genomic data security within a new US bill is being questioned. PNAS Papers on Historic Helicobacter Spread, Brain Development, C. difficile RNAs In PNAS this week: Helicobacter genetic diversity gives insight into human migrations, gene expression patterns of brain development, and more.