University of Rochester Cell-Free DNA Analysis Outperforms Cytology for Leptomeningeal Disease Detection In most cases, cell-free DNA analysis had higher sensitivity and accuracy, suggesting the approach might be better for diagnosing leptomeningeal disease. Nucleic Acids Research Papers on Myotonic Dystrophy Splicing, SV Genotyping, Epigenetics Assay In Nucleic Acids Research this week: targeted splice sequencing study of myotonic dystrophy, structural variant genotyping tool, and more. As Single-Cell Sequencing Methods Proliferate, Users Must Consider Application, ABRF Speakers Say Speakers at this year's ABRF meeting described how they used single-cell tools in combination with other single-cell approaches and other methods. Students Protest Tax Bill's Effect on Tuition Waivers Graduate students and others object to the US House of Representatives tax bill treating tuition waivers as income. This Week in PNAS: Nov 14, 2017 In PNAS this week: effector proteins contributing to Legionnaires' disease virulence, proteomic analysis of transition to quiescence, and more. Jul 20, 2015 Scientists Evaluate Statistical Methods of Analyzing DNA Methylation on Microarrays Premium Jul 31, 2014 Researchers Describe 'Dunk and Swirl' Method to Allow Automated RT-PCR Analysis of Sputum Premium May 13, 2014 University of Rochester Reaps $4M Gift for Cancer Genomics Mar 13, 2014 Genomics in the Journals: 2014.03.13 May 28, 2013 IP Roundup: U of Rochester, Cargill, Branhaven, Nanohmics, Panagene Premium Sep 15, 2011 Diffinity Genomics Using Pair of NIH Grants to Develop New Nucleic Acid Purification Products Premium Oct 12, 2010 IP Roundup: Oct 12, 2010 Premium Jan 14, 2010 International Team Sequences Three Parasitoid Wasp Genomes Jan 14, 2010 Damon Runyon Funds High-Risk Cancer Studies Jan 7, 2010 NIH Awards Diffinity Genomics $717,229 Grant to Commercialize PCR Purification Product Premium Apr 8, 2009 Tech Transfer Tidbits: Apr 8, 2009 Premium Apr 7, 2009 With NY License in Hand, Quest to Add Array-Based Cyto Testing for Prenatal, Oncology Apps Premium Mar 23, 2009 BioRegion Real Estate: Mar 23, 2009 Premium Feb 5, 2009 NIH Funding for Proteomics Fall 3 Percent in FY 2008 as Number of Grants Slides 8 Percent Premium Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.