laser capture microdissection Normal Endometrial Glands Harbor Cancer-Associated Mutations, Study Finds The sequencing-based analysis also found that some of these cancer-linked alterations in endometrial glands may occur early in life. Gene Expression Study of Brain Cell Layer Finds New Schizophrenia Risk Loci The analysis of a hippocampus cell layer uncovered genetic loci associated with schizophrenia risk, including two that may represent drug targets. Single-CTC Collection Method Integrates Hydrogel Encapsulation, Laser Dissection Premium The method uses hydrogel encapsulation, which mimics a tissue sample, in order to allow circulating tumor cell isolation and extraction through laser dissection. Glioblastoma Atlas Offers Transcriptional Insights Linked to Anatomical Features The Ivy Glioblastoma Atlas includes newly generated anatomical and transcriptional profiles for dozens of tumors, combined with genomic data from TCGA. Topographic Single-Cell Sequencing Method Yields New Insights in Breast Cancer Evolution Premium Researchers traced clonal populations with shared copy number profiles back to their location in tissue samples, confirming patterns that may have clinical relevance. Mar 8, 2017 Cryosectioning-Based Sequencing Strategy Developed to Map Genome Organization Premium Jan 31, 2014 Researchers Use Mass Spec, Microdissection to ID 11-Protein Prognostic Signature in Breast Cancer Premium Jan 3, 2014 GMU Study Suggests LCM Improves Tumor Proteomics, but Larger Dataset Calls Findings into Question Premium Sep 28, 2012 TCGA Breast Cancer Study Demonstrates Benefits of Integrating Genomic, Proteomic Data Premium Jun 15, 2012 Theranostics Health to Launch Breast Cancer Dx in Early 2013, Raise $5M to $10M in Funding Premium Nov 12, 2010 Duke Team Identifies Phosphoprotein Signatures That Could Predict Breast Cancer Risk Premium Aug 14, 2010 GMU's Petricoin Building Database That Details Activation in Cancer Protein Pathways Premium Feb 26, 2010 Kreatech Teams with Hungarian University Breaking News FDA Revises SARS-CoV-2 Test Emergency Use Authorization Requirements to Account for Variants Geisinger Wins $5M NIH Grant to Develop Point-of-Care Genetic Diagnostic Tool Second Genome, Virginia Commonwealth University Partner on NASH Biomarker Discovery LGC Receives CE Mark for AccuPlex SARS-CoV-2, Flu A/B, RSV Reference Material Kit Esophageal Cancer Testing Firm Lucid Diagnostics Files For IPO Twist Bioscience, DeepCDR Collaborate on Antibody Library Design The Scan Booster for At-Risk The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for people over 65 or at increased risk. Preprints OK to Mention Again Nature News reports the Australian Research Council has changed its new policy and now allows preprints to be cited in grant applications. Hundreds of Millions More to Share The US plans to purchase and donate 500 million additional SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses, according to the Washington Post. Nature Papers Examine Molecular Program Differences Influencing Neural Cells, Population History of Polynesia In Nature this week: changes in molecular program during embryonic development leads to different neural cell types, and more.