Washington University Genome Research Papers on IPAFinder, Structural Variant Expression Effects, Single-Cell RNA-Seq Markers In Genome Research this week: IPAFinder method to detect intronic polyadenylation, influence of structural variants on gene expression, and more. Cell-Free DNA Can Help Predict Pathological Complete Response, Gauge Minimal Residual Disease A suite of new studies examined how liquid biopsies could personalize treatment strategies in a range of cancer types. Blood Testing Distinguishes Benign Tumors From Precancerous Condition Researchers used ultra-low-pass whole genome sequencing and cell-free DNA fragment size selection to detect pre-cancer in neurofibromatosis type 1 patients. Geneoscopy Enrolls Patients in Pivotal Trial for Colorectal Cancer Dx Approval Premium The company hopes to complete the trial in early 2022 and submit data to the FDA for approval of its assay, which could compete with Exact Sciences' Cologuard. Nucleic Acids Research Papers on VirusViz, Methylation Sub-Population Analysis, BRCA2 Survival Screen In Nucleic Acids Research this week: approach to analyze SARS-CoV-2 variants, methylation patterns among cancer clones, and more. Mar 27, 2021 Liquid Biopsy MRD Detection Eyed as Decision Tool for Oligometastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients Premium Mar 23, 2021 Finnish Cardiometabolic Study Uncovers Strong Effect of Structural Variants Mar 11, 2021 Whole-Genome Sequencing Could Replace Cytogenetics in Assessing AML, Myelodysplastic Syndromes Mar 3, 2021 Human Pangenome Reference Consortium Releases Data From 30 Genomes Feb 11, 2021 Glioblastoma Omics Study Highlights Informative Tumor Features, Immune Subtypes Nov 24, 2020 Clinicians Face New Intervention Questions as Clonal Hematopoiesis Mutation Data Evolves Premium Oct 27, 2020 WUSTL, PercayAI to Seek COVID-19 Treatments Via AI, Deep Learning Oct 23, 2020 NIH Awards Research Triangle Institute $5.7M to Help Raise Awareness for All of Us Program Aug 26, 2020 Fluidigm Saliva Test for SARS-CoV-2 Gets FDA Emergency Use Authorization May 27, 2020 WUSTL-led Team Compiles Human Structural Variant Resource Apr 30, 2020 Washington University, BostonGene Expand Kidney Cancer Research Collaboration Mar 25, 2020 Prostate Cancer Cases in China Show Recurrent Alterations Distinct From Western Cohorts Feb 14, 2020 Multi-Omic Endometrial Cancer Study Reveals Novel Pathways, Treatment Targets Dec 4, 2019 Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Awards $5.5M in Grants for Diagnostic Development Nov 27, 2019 MRSA Study Details How Staph Is Transmitted Within Households Oct 28, 2019 PercayAI Emerges From Stealth Mode Backed by Years of Testing at WUSTL Premium Oct 21, 2019 Children's Hospital Network Wins $8.5M NIH Grant to Expand Data-Sharing Initiative Oct 17, 2019 Canopy Biosciences, PercayAI Partner on Omics-Based Drug Discovery Sep 24, 2019 NIH Awards $29.5M to Two Centers for New Human Genome Reference Program Sep 5, 2019 Ancient DNA Studies Untangle Genetic History of Indus River Valley Civilization Load More 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 is 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.