Immunotherapy News and reporting on cancer immunotherapy. UK Researchers Show Cytotoxic T-Cell Level Predicts Melanoma Immunotherapy Response A Science Immunology paper details how patients with more cytotoxic effector T cells in peripheral blood at baseline respond better to checkpoint inhibitors. T Cell Repertoire Emerging as Potential Predictor in Neoadjuvant Lung Cancer Immunotherapy Premium A Spanish team is hoping it can further validate promising early results using TCR characteristics to predict the success or failure of pre-surgery chemoimmunotherapy. Personal Genome Diagnostics, Cleveland Clinic Join Forces to Advance Liquid Biopsy Leaders from collaborating Cleveland Clinic institutes will work with PGDx to optimize its ctDNA test reporting and adapt its technology for new oncology applications. Clarified Precision Medicine Acquires Molecular Diagnostics Firm Interpares Biomedicine The acquisition brings Interpares' genetic sequencing test, OncoGuardian, into Clarified's portfolio of precision medicine products. Kiromic BioPharma Acquires InSilico Solutions Kiromic expects the acquisition of the custom bioinformatics technology developer to facilitate new cancer immunotherapy discovery. Jul 23, 2021 Oncimmune, Dana Farber Ink Deal to Discover Autoantibody Biomarkers of Immunotherapy Response Jul 9, 2021 Integrated Tumor, Microbiome Features Influence Immunotherapy Combo Effects in Advanced Melanoma Jul 1, 2021 European Consortium Nets €1M for Test to Predict Bladder Cancer Immunotherapy Response Jun 3, 2021 Oncocyte, Italian Foundation to Investigate DetermaIO in Colorectal Cancer May 11, 2021 BostonGene, Abramson Cancer Center to Collaborate on Immunotherapy Studies May 2, 2021 Freenome Eyes New Dx Possibilities for Core Technology as CRC Detection Trial Progresses Premium Apr 30, 2021 Immunotherapy Response Data Spurs International Effort to Uncover Germline Polygenic Predictors Premium Apr 13, 2021 Cofactor Genomics Begins Multi-Site Clinical Trial for Immunotherapy Prediction Assay Apr 12, 2021 Oncocyte AACR Data Expands Potential Applications for Immunotherapy Response Predictor Apr 9, 2021 Gene Expression Score IDs PD-1/PD-L1 Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Resistance in Bladder Cancers Mar 30, 2021 Cleveland Clinic, IBM Partner on High-Performance Computing for Life Science, Healthcare Research Mar 18, 2021 Oncocyte Details New Expansions Plans With Growing Portfolio of Acquired Tests Premium Mar 16, 2021 Cofactor Genomics Cements Clinical Diagnostic Plans as Immunotherapy Prediction Data Builds Premium Feb 25, 2021 Natera Revenues Grow 35 Percent in Q4 Feb 9, 2021 Germline Genetic Variants May Influence Tumor Immune Microenvironment, Treatment Response Feb 2, 2021 Oncocyte to Acquire Chronix Biomedical Jan 28, 2021 OmniSeq, UPMC Partner on Immunotherapy Trial Matching for Head and Neck Cancer Jan 20, 2021 Oncocyte to Raise $25M in Stock Sale to Institutional Investors Jan 4, 2021 Enpicom Sees Personalized Medicine Coming Into Focus After Busy 2020 Premium Dec 23, 2020 Personalis Sees New Neoantigen Platform Driving Improved Immunotherapy Prediction Premium Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.