copy number analysis Lung Cancers in Non-Smokers Fall Into Informative Molecular Subtypes Whole-genome sequencing of lung cancers in never smokers highlighted three copy number-based subtypes, along with alterations linked to patient outcomes. Oncocyte to Acquire Chronix Biomedical The move will add Chronix's proprietary technology for blood-based immune therapy monitoring and transplant rejection testing to Oncocyte's existing test menu. Exceptional Responders Cancer Study Points to Possible Treatment Targets Premium NCI researchers performed a multi-platform study to elucidate the factors that can contribute to a patient's better-than-expected response to a drug. Single-Cell Analysis of Colorectal Cancer Microenvironment Uncovers Somatic Copy Number Alterations The researchers noted an enrichment of chromosome 7 gains in fibroblasts from the tumor microenvironment and discovered expression biomarkers of poor prognosis. Early Copy Number Changes Predict Progression of Barrett's Esophagus to Esophageal Cancer The findings suggested that genomic surveillance of Barrett's esophagus could identify patients who will progress years in advance and enable earlier treatment. Jul 21, 2020 Inflammatory Bowel Disease Study Points to Role For Somatic Colon Mutations Jul 14, 2020 Genetic Alterations in Cyclin-Dependent Kinases Highlight Potential Cancer Treatment Approach Jun 22, 2020 Genomic Study Reveals Recurrent Cutaneous Melanoma Alterations, Male-Specific Mutations Mar 27, 2020 Stanford Team Debuts New Liquid Biopsy Lung Cancer Screening Method Premium Jan 31, 2020 Copy Number Variants May Influence Clinical Presentation Among Individuals with PTEN Mutations Jan 13, 2020 Homologous Recombination Defects More Common in Tumors From African-American Cancer Patients Nov 5, 2019 Somatic Copy Number Changes in Normal Tissues Near Tumors Shed Light on Oncogenic Processes Nov 4, 2019 IVF Doesn't Increase Chromosomal Instability in Newborns, Study Finds Aug 21, 2019 Single-Cell Sequencing Offers Hints to Molecular Dynamics of Human Embryo Implantation Jul 30, 2019 Pan-Cancer Study Uncovers TP53 Mutation Consequences, Related Prognostic Expression Signature Mar 29, 2019 Acute Erythroleukemia Genomic Subtypes Help Predict Outcomes, Suggest Therapies Feb 25, 2019 Bionano Customers Explore Diagnostic Applications of Genome Maps in Cancer, Genetic Disorders Premium Sep 11, 2018 Japanese Study Finds Shared CNVs in Schizophrenia, Autism Aug 31, 2018 Georgetown Releases Updated Database for Genomic, Clinical Research on Brain Cancer Premium Aug 2, 2018 Flores Island Pygmy Genomes Provide Clues to Ancestry, Short Stature Jul 13, 2018 Copy Number Profiles Point to Possible Prognostic Alterations in Liver Cancer Metastases Jun 13, 2018 Invitae Study Reveals CNV Contributions to Pathogenic Variation in Mendelian Disease Genes May 14, 2018 Early Spatial Mutation Patterns May Affect Colorectal Cancer Invasiveness Apr 3, 2018 TCGA Pan-Cancer Studies Describe New Tumor Features, Subtypes Dec 5, 2017 Canon BioMedical Signs European Distribution Deal for Genotyping, Copy Number Assays Load More Breaking News GenXys, Helix Partner to Provide Clinical Decision Support for PGx Testing Persephone Biosciences, Janssen Biotech Ink Biomarker Discovery Agreement Personal Genome Diagnostics, Cleveland Clinic Join Forces to Advance Liquid Biopsy PhenoTips Raises C$2.5M in Seed Funding Fauna Bio Raises $9M in Seed Money Phosphorus Wins Conditional New York State Approval for GeneCompass Consumer Test The Scan Two J&J Doses Johnson & Johnson says two doses of its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine provides increased protection against symptomatic COVID-19, CNN reports. Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Response in Kids The Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in a lower-dose format appears to generate an immune response among children, according to the Washington Post. Chicken Changes to Prevent Disease The Guardian writes that researchers are looking at gene editing chickens to help prevent future pandemics. PNAS Papers on Siberian Dog Ancestry, Insect Reproduction, Hippocampal Neurogenesis In PNAS this week: ancestry and admixture among Siberian dogs, hormone role in fruit fly reproduction, and more.