IHC Labcorp, CCORN Ink Partnership to Address Precision Oncology Disparities The Community Clinical Oncology Research Network will leverage Labcorp's comprehensive genomic profiling test to build out a registry of diverse patient data. Akoya Biosciences, AstraZeneca Collaborate on Spatial Biomarker Profiling for Immuno-Oncology The firms will study drug mechanisms of action, confirm the prevalence of targets, and discover predictive signatures for subsequent trial designs. Researchers ID Four Small Cell Lung Cancer Subtypes, Suggest Future Treatment Implications Premium The transcription-based subtypes could differentiate which SCLC patients respond to treatments, such as immune checkpoint inhibitors and PARP inhibitors. Diaceutics, Alva10 Gathering Evidence Base for Improving PD-L1 Test Reimbursement Premium The companies will work with labs to improve payors' understanding of the costs of performing PD-L1 testing and the value it provides to patient care. Indivumed, Ultivue Sign Deal to Integrate Cancer Tissue Analysis Technologies The deal joins Indivumed's collection of tissue biospecimens and immunohistochemistry expertise with Ultivue's multiplex immunofluorescence platform. Nov 13, 2020 FDA Approves Merck's Keytruda, Agilent CDx in PD-L1-High Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Sep 20, 2020 HPV, p16 May Offer Different Prognostic Clues in Oropharyngeal Cancer, ESMO Data Reveals Premium Jul 22, 2020 Ultivue, OracleBio Collaborate on Tissue Biomarker Analysis Workflow May 29, 2020 Tumor Microbiome Appears to Vary With Cancer Type Feb 25, 2020 10x Genomics Unveils 2020 New Product Pipeline at AGBT Premium Feb 19, 2020 10x Genomics Previews New Product Lineup Ahead of AGBT Premium Nov 5, 2019 Discovery Life Sciences Acquires QualTek Molecular Laboratories Oct 31, 2019 HER2 Amplification Confers Drug Sensitivity Across Tumor Types in New Study Premium Sep 30, 2019 Tempus Finds Tumor-Normal Sequencing, RNA Profiling Aid Patient Matching to Therapies, Trials Aug 8, 2019 Researchers Propose Role For Microbes in Pancreatic Cancer Immune Features, Survival May 10, 2019 NanoString Aims to Drive Interest in Spatial Profiling Platform as Reports Roll in From Early Users Premium Apr 22, 2019 Researchers Seek Best Approach to Identify Lung Cancer Patients With MET-Based Resistance Premium Apr 17, 2019 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Mutations, Tumor Microenvironment Profiled in China Mar 4, 2019 Colon Cancer Patients Could Benefit From HER2 EGFR Non-Response Findings, Investigators Say Premium Oct 11, 2018 Researchers Explore Variety of Response Markers in Melanoma Study of Combo Checkpoint Inhibitors Premium Jul 27, 2018 HPV, Polyomavirus Infections Likely Minor Bladder Cancer Contributors, Study Suggests Jul 3, 2018 Georgetown Researchers Develop IHC Assay to Predict Bladder Cancer Recurrence, Spread Premium Jun 21, 2018 Systems Biology Study of Alzheimer's Disease Supports Ties to Virus Jun 4, 2018 MSI Tumor Analysis Implicates Lynch Syndrome in Several New Cancer Types Apr 18, 2018 OncoDNA Study Highlights Use of Multiple Molecular Tests to Improve Cancer Treatment Premium 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.