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Clinical Genomics Colvera

Clinical Genomics has launched Colvera, a blood-based test for colorectal cancer recurrence monitoring. The test measures methylation in circulating tumor DNA and can indicate the presence or absence of two altered genes associated with colorectal cancer. Colvera only requires a peripheral blood sample and can be administered alongside other colorectal cancer surveillance tests, the company said.

The Scan

Comfort of Home

The Guardian reports that AstraZeneca is to run more clinical trials from people's homes with the aim of increasing participant diversity.

Keep Under Control

Genetic technologies are among the tools suggested to manage invasive species and feral animals in Australia, Newsweek says.

Just Make It

The New York Times writes that there is increased interest in applying gene synthesis to even more applications.

Nucleic Acids Research Papers on OncoDB, mBodyMap, Genomicus

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: database to analyze large cancer datasets, human body microbe database, and more.