Agilent, University of Queensland Partner on Oral Cancer Research | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies said today that it plans to collaborate with the University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research in Brisbane, Australia in an exome sequencing study of oral cancer patients.

The goal of the collaboration is to understand the genomic differences between young and older patients and between progressive and non-progressive lesions. Both young and older patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma as well as young and older patients with oral potentially malignant lesions will be studied.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: Neanderthal-derived DNA linked to modern ailments, and more.

Japan needs to catch up on its gene-editing research efforts, the Japan News writes.

Hundreds of people have signed an online petition calling for zero tolerance to sexual harassment in the sciences.

Jeff Huber, former Google X senior vice president, joins Grail as its CEO.

Feb
25
Sponsored by
Omicia

This webinar will demonstrate how ACMG's recommended variant scoring and classification rules may be applied to standardize reporting on sequencing test results within and across institutions. 

Mar
03
Sponsored by
Agilent Technologies

This webinar will discuss the use of a hybrid capture-based FFPE DNA sequencing methodology with the potential for advancing precision oncology studies. 

Mar
17
Sponsored by
Qiagen

This webinar will discuss Qiagen's approach to address two challenges facing NGS in the clinical research setting: lack of seamless workflow for routine clinical research use and truly relevant content to guide clinical research activities.