lipidomics Blood Lipid Mass Spectrometry Assay May Enable Early-Stage Lung Cancer Detection Researchers in China have come up with a machine learning- and lipidomics-based strategy for detecting lung cancer early in blood samples. Unique COVID-19 Phenotype Emerges Through Multi-Omic Patient Analysis The researchers also developed a web-based tool based on the data they gathered that could help predict COVID-19 severity in patients. HDL Cholesterol Boost Alone Does Not Reduce Cardiovascular Disease Risk, Genetic Study Suggests Tapping into genetic variation in the CETP gene, investigators explored blood lipid and disease effects of high-density cholesterol changes. At Clinical Mass Spec Meeting, Ion Mobility, Dried Blood Spots, Cardiac Biomarkers Vie for Attention Premium Multi-omics, mass spec-based imaging, and cardiovascular biomarkers received extra attention at MSACL US while small molecules continue to drive the field. MALDI-Based Fatty Acid Profiling Offers Infectious Disease Dx Potential Premium Scientists from the Colorado School of Mines have proposed a method to complement mass spec-based protein profiling. Oct 10, 2013 Mt. Sinai, Berg Ink Omics Deal Directed at Cancer, CNS, Endocrine Disorders Jul 9, 2013 Thermo Fisher to Distribute MKI's Lipidomic Analysis Software Oct 26, 2012 Agilent, Premier Biosoft Partner on Lipidomics Technologies Sep 18, 2012 AB Sciex, U. of Wollongong Partner on Lipidomics Research Jun 8, 2012 AB Sciex, Premier Biosoft Partner on Lipidomic Software Aug 24, 2011 Shimadzu, University of Tokyo Developing Lipidomics Biomarker Technologies Jun 6, 2011 Waters, Premier Biosoft Ink Lipidomics Collaboration Mar 29, 2011 Agilent, NUS Partner to Advance Lipidomics Research Nov 6, 2009 UK Lipidomics Biomarker Initiative to Use Thermo Scientific Mass Specs Premium May 1, 2009 Systems Biology in Action Premium Feb 12, 2009 ABRF Panel Addresses Challenges of Implementing Mass Spectrometry into Core Labs Premium Feb 5, 2009 Industry Briefs: Feb 5, 2009 Premium Breaking News People in the News at Pacific Biosciences, Metabolon, NeoGenomics, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Tethis, Invitae, PerkinElmer, More In Brief This Week: Thermo Fisher Scientific, Bruker, Quantum-Si, BioMérieux, More Luminex Obtains CE Marking for MDx Panel to Detect Flu A/B, RSV, COVID-19 Palmetto Finalizes Positive LCD for Prostate Cancer Risk Tests Gene Expression, Histology Reveal Clues for Targeted Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment The Scan Call for a Different Tack Experts weigh the value of recent experiments testing genetically modified pig kidneys using brain-dead individuals, according to Nature News. Wastewater Warning The New York Times reports that wastewater surveillance in some parts of the US point to a possible surge. Can't Get in the Program Due to the Northern Ireland protocol dispute, the European Union is preventing UK researchers from joining the Horizon Europe research program, the Times of London reports. Science Paper on Spatial-Controlled Genome Editing In Science this week: approach to enable a CRISPR-Cas13a-based system to be used as a cancer therapy.