News and reporting on cancer immunotherapy.
The international firm is one of several pharmaceutical companies emphasizing new single-cell technologies to improve existing drugs and find new ones.
The company is on track to submit Guardant360 to the FDA in the third quarter, but also expects to see pan-cancer reimbursement much sooner.
The company will test samples from women treated with an investigational combination of AstraZeneca's PARP inhibitor olaparib and immunotherapy tremelimumab.
Using 10x Genomics' immune profiling and ATAC-seq assays, the researchers upended the notion that cancer-fighting T cells come from within a tumor.
NEC said the deal will bolster its cancer immunotherapy development programs, which are focused on ovarian cancer and head and neck cancer.
Re-expression of DUX4, which is normally silenced in somatic tissues, appeared to stymie MHC class I-related immune activity in several solid cancer types.
The World Health Organization has updated its list of essential medicines, Reuters reports.
The company is offering around 7.9 million shares of common stock at a price of $17 per share and is granting the underwriters an option to buy an additional 1.2 million shares.
Combined DNA/RNA-seq efforts in various settings could lead to new ways of treating kids with drugs meant for adults or to the development of new therapies.
The test will guide clinical decision making related to Inovio's DNA-based immunotherapy to treat cervical dysplasia caused by human papillomavirus.
Bernard Fisher, a surgeon who changed how breast cancer is treated, has died at 101, the New York Times reports.
The US Department of Justice has proposed a rule change to enable DNA to be collected from migrants, the Associated Press reports.
A Washington Post columnist writes that she is skeptical about DNA-based diets.
In PNAS this week: recurrent inactivation of DEPDC5 in gastrointestinal stromal tumors, taxonomic reliability of GenBank sequences, and more.