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Cancer Genetics Liquid::Lung-cfDNA

Cancer Genetics has launched a new multi-gene liquid biopsy test for lung cancer, based on Thermo Fisher's Oncomine Lung Cell-Free DNA NGS assay. Run on the Ion S5 XL sequencing system, the test provides comprehensive coverage of 11 critical genes and over 150 key hotspots related to lung cancer and has a limit of detection of 0.05 percent.

The Scan

Shape of Them All

According to BBC News, researchers have developed a protein structure database that includes much of the human proteome.

For Flu and More

The Wall Street Journal reports that several vaccine developers are working on mRNA-based vaccines for influenza.

To Boost Women

China's Ministry of Science and Technology aims to boost the number of female researchers through a new policy, reports the South China Morning Post.

Science Papers Describe Approach to Predict Chemotherapeutic Response, Role of Transcriptional Noise

In Science this week: neural network to predict chemotherapeutic response in cancer patients, and more.