biomarker discovery Multiomic Study Identifies Drivers of Severe COVID-19 in Patients Under 50 Without Comorbidities Researchers profiled genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic, and other features in COVID-19 patients under 50 years, identifying shifts linked to critical cases. Genialis Expands Partnership With Slovenia's BioLab A €400,000, three-year grant from the Slovenian Research Agency will support new bioinformatics technologies for biomarker discovery. 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. Micronoma, University of New South Wales to Develop Liver Cancer Dx Using $4M Grant University researchers will use the firm's platform to analyze microbiome biomarkers to develop a noninvasive early detection method for hepatocellular carcinoma. Jul 2, 2021 Astronomy, Biology Come Together for Cancer Biomarker Discovery Premium Apr 29, 2021 Valted Seq Lands Exclusive Rights to Evaluate Johns Hopkins Neurodegenerative Disease Dx Assays Apr 27, 2021 Syntegra Teams With Vanderbilt's Nashville Biosciences on Biobank Data Analysis for Drug R&D Apr 19, 2021 Amgen, NeoGenomics Partner to Expand Biomarker Testing Access in NSCLC Apr 15, 2021 NanoView, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Launch Immuno-Oncology Biomarker Study Apr 12, 2021 Sanford Health Looks to Improve Rare Disease Dx, Research With Congenica Technology Premium Mar 30, 2021 Cleveland Clinic, IBM Partner on High-Performance Computing for Life Science, Healthcare Research Mar 24, 2021 Ocean Genomics, Geninus to Develop RNA-Based Biomarkers, Advance Clinical Research Mar 4, 2021 Datavant, Cerebral Palsy Research Network Seek Genetic Clues to CP Mar 2, 2021 NIH, Partners Commit $74.9M to New Phase of Alzheimer's Program Feb 19, 2021 Startup GATC Health Builds Predictive Multiomics Technology for Research, Patient Care Premium Jan 29, 2021 4HF Biotec Banking on Multiomic Data Analysis to Help Pharma Find New Oncology Compounds Premium Jan 27, 2021 GATC Health, Liquid Biosciences Partner to Provide Multiomic Biomarker Discovery Jan 22, 2021 Fresenius Building Large Renal Genomic Registry to Inform Precision Care for Kidney Disease Premium Jan 7, 2021 Genuity Science, Emory Team on Biomarker Discovery for Neurodegenesis Sep 20, 2020 HPV, p16 May Offer Different Prognostic Clues in Oropharyngeal Cancer, ESMO Data Reveals Premium Sep 14, 2020 Thermo Fisher Scientific, AstraZeneca, U of Nebraska Partner for Protein Biomarker Discovery Aug 13, 2020 Weill Cornell Using $1.5M NIH Grant to Predict Severity of COVID-19 Cases Premium Aug 4, 2020 Genuity Science Gains Access to BioVU With Nashville Biosciences Deal Jul 14, 2020 Glioblastoma Brain Tumor Treatment Strategies Stem From Pharmacogenomic Analysis Load More Breaking News Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Exome Sequencing Study Suggests More Disease Genes to be Found People in the News: New Appointments at Helix, Pacific Biosciences, SomaLogic, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Amoy Diagnostics, Akoya Biosciences, Congenica, Lucence In Brief This Week: BGI, Gencove, Cepheid, Biocartis, Biognosys, Co-Diagnostics, More Florida Lab Owner Pleads Guilty to $6.9M COVID-19 False Billing Scheme Pacific Biosciences Outlines Progress on Short-Read Sequencing at JPM, Partners With Canexia Health The Scan Close Panel Vote on Califf Nomination The New York Times reports there was a close committee vote to advance the nomination of Robert Califf to lead the US Food and Drug Administration to the full Senate. Task Force Reports on Scientific Integrity Nature News writes that that a new task force report recommends that the US establish a cross-agency scientific integrity council. Across the Hall Genetic testing, closed-circuit cameras, and more show how a traveler, without any contact, infected others at a New Zealand quarantine facility, CNN reports. Science Paper Examines Influence of Chromatin Modifications on Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder In Science this week: genes regulating chromatin modification may contribute to OCD risk.