News on protein analysis, clinical proteomics, biomarkers in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.
Weill Cornell Medicine scientists have identified a new class of extracellular particle called exomeres that could complement exosomes in cancer research.
The API assets could enable more data-intensive, machine learning-based approaches to healthcare, said a principal at DiscernDx investor Khosla Ventures.
The test measures the multiple myeloma marker M protein and could prove more sensitive and less susceptible to interferences than existing assays.
They acknowledge that while the technical hurdles of proteomic test development have become manageable, commercialization is still a major challenge.
Funded projects will will take advantage of molecular platforms that enable large-scale, robust, and reproducible analysis of transcriptional, epigenomic, proteomic, and metabolomic states.
CNN reports that researchers have tied a new variant to opioid addiction risk.
Organoids derived from patients' tumors may help determine what chemotherapy treatment patients would benefit from, according to New Scientist.
An initiative from GenomeAsia 100K hopes to increase the number of South Asians in genetic research, according to NBC News.
In Science this week: genomic analysis of ancient and modern horses indicates population turnover, and more.