In a retrospective cohort study of Lynch syndrome patients, researchers found that cancer onset varied both by which gene was mutated and how it was altered.
A new analysis finds that collagen thought to have belonged to Tyrannosaurus rex was likely contamination, the International Business Times reports.
University of Manchester researchers describe their design for DNA computing, according to Popular Mechanics.
The circulating tumor cell-based classifier had an overall accuracy of 89 percent for small-cell lung cancer patients, the researchers reported.
The Stoller Biomarker Discovery Centre, funded by the UK's Medical Research Council, recently opened to develop mass spec-based research for varied diseases.
The company will use proceeds from the placement to conduct clinical trials on its Parsortix CTC system, which has been adopted by Cancer Research UK's Mancherster Institute.
Researchers at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research discussed their efforts to use genomics to protect patients from radiotherapy toxicity.
The funds will support the development of bioinformatics tools for use in clinical trials to provide more personalized healthcare for cancer patients
The partners received £30,000 (about $46,000) in funding from the BBSRC to support their metabolomics data-sharing and analyses activities.
The results provide early evidence for the ability of haplotypes in the HLA-DRB1 gene to predict outcome and drug response, which will have to be further replicated.
Holden Thorp is to be the new editor-in-chief of Science and its related journals.
A genetic analysis of salmon scales collected over the course of a century points to a sharp decline in the number of fish returning each year to river in British Columbia, CBC reports.
Adelaide University has suspended the head of an ancient DNA lab as its investigation of workplace bullying continues, Australia's ABC News reports.
In PNAS this week: gene expression profiles of adipocyte subtypes, computational approach for improving plant expressome analysis, and more.