drug resistance FIND Project Aims to Accelerate Targeted NGS Solutions for Global Drug-Resistant TB Testing Premium The multi-year project led by FIND is currently evaluating three end-to-end solutions through clinical studies. Ovarian Cancer Chemotherapy Resistance Linked to Stress-Associated Gene Expression Features By sequencing RNA in pre- and post-treatment cancer samples, researchers saw tumor and microenvironment features coinciding with poor neoadjuvant chemotherapy response. Sequencing-Based MRD Detection in Bone Marrow May Predict ALL Relapse After CAR T-Cell Therapy Researchers looked at relapse-related markers over time in pediatric and young adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients after CAR T-cell treatment. New Research Consortium to Standardize Single-Cell Sequencing for Cancer Drug Resistance Studies The main goal of the Persist-Seq private-public consortium is to generate a large single-cell cancer database in order to enable research on drug resistance. WHO Updates Recommendations to Improve Access to Rapid MDx Tests for TB, Drug-Resistant TB The WHO recommended moderate-complexity, automated nucleic acid amplification test for the initial detection of TB and resistance to rifampicin and isoniazid. Jun 7, 2021 Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Gut Microbiome Rise After Travel Abroad, Study Finds Jun 4, 2021 Breast Cancer Genomics Study Reveals Recurrent Contributors to Treatment Resistance in Early Disease Apr 9, 2021 Enterobacteriaceae Pangenomes Offer Look at Antimicrobial Resistance Reservoirs in Natural Populations Jan 19, 2021 OncoHost Raises $8 Million in Series B Funding Round Oct 8, 2020 Genomic Data Helps Explain Yaws Re-emergence, Antibiotic Resistance in Papua New Guinea Jul 17, 2020 Cepheid Debuts 10-Color Molecular Detection Technology With New Tuberculosis Test Premium May 19, 2020 Advanced Biological Laboratories Gets CE-IVD Mark for HIV Genotyping Assays Apr 15, 2020 Glioma Hypermutation May Not Correspond to Checkpoint Immunotherapy Response, Study Suggests Apr 13, 2020 Analysis of Advanced, Metastatic Tumors Indicates How Treatment Influences Mutational Profiles Apr 7, 2020 Blood-Based Genetic Risk Score Shows Promise for Prostate Cancer Drug Response, Survival Prediction Premium Mar 9, 2020 Integrated Genomic Analysis Highlights Potential Strategy for Overcoming Some ALL Resistance Jan 22, 2020 Single-Cell Expression Profiles Provide Treatment Clues in Drug Hypersensitivity Case Jan 14, 2020 Asthma Drug Resistance Linked to Variant in Androgen Synthesis Gene Jan 14, 2020 Immunotherapy Response Prediction Improves With TMB Correction, Other Markers Premium Dec 16, 2019 Nanopore Sequencing Shows Promise for Rapid Diagnosis of Gut Condition in Preterm Infants Premium Dec 9, 2019 PAK4 Inhibition Increases Anti-PD-1 Response in Mouse Models Prompting Phase I Trial Nov 27, 2019 MRSA Study Details How Staph Is Transmitted Within Households Nov 20, 2019 Host Expression Provides Treatment Response Clues in Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Nov 14, 2019 Gene Screen Leads to Potential Malaria Targets in Liver-Stage Plasmodium Parasites Nov 7, 2019 Colorectal Cancers Dial up Mutability in Response to Targeted Treatments Load More Breaking News Becton Dickinson Gets CE-IVD Mark for High-Throughput COVID/Flu PCR Test QuantuMDx Obtains CE Mark for 30-Minute Multiplex Respiratory Panel Mitochondrial Protein Resource Reveals New Disease Players StageZero Life Sciences, DiagnoseAtHome Partner on Multicancer Blood Test OraSure Technologies Selected by HHS to Provide COVID-19 School Testing Hologic Obtains CE Mark for Molecular Epstein-Barr, BK Virus Assays The Scan UK Moves to Allow Sale of Gene-Edited Food The UK is moving ahead to allow the sale of gene-edited food in England, Scotland, and Wales, according to New Scientist. Questions for the Field Stat News writes that the alleged Buffalo shooter's citation of genetics research raises questions about what the field can do. Cell Studies on Tumor Evolution in Mouse Model of Lung Cancer, Stereo-seq, Bacteriophage Responses In Cell this week: tumor evolution tracked in mouse model of lung cancer, organogenesis mapped using Stereo-seq, and more. Taking Stock of the Stockpile The US and European countries are evaluating their smallpox vaccine stockpiles as the number of monkeypox cases increases, the Washington Post reports.