Neuroblastoma Outcomes Linked to Tumor Evolution Features, Timeframe
With deep genome sequencing and molecular clock analyses of 186 neuroblastomas, researchers saw ties between longer tumor evolution and more aggressive disease.
Transcriptomic Classification of Pediatric Cancers Shows Potential to Improve Clinical Diagnoses
In a new paper, computational biologists at Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children described their atlas of childhood cancer subtypes and a corresponding search tool.
By mapping individual cells to a scRNA-seq atlas, the new computational method seeks to fill in missing pieces in transcriptomes and advance cancer drug discovery.
Hexagon Bio Closes $77.3M Series B Financing Round
The metagenome-focused drug discovery and computational biology company will look to advance oncology infectious disease research to the candidate nomination stage.
Circadian Gene Expression Variation Across Tissue Types May Offer Aging, Disease Clues
With a new computational approach, researchers profiled gene expression rhythms in dozens of tissues from more than 900 individuals for the Genotype-Tissue Expression project.