targeted sequencing Sequencing-Based MRD Detection in Bone Marrow May Predict ALL Relapse After CAR T-Cell Therapy Researchers looked at relapse-related markers over time in pediatric and young adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients after CAR T-cell treatment. Genome Sequencing, EHR Machine Learning Method Detects Unnoticed Hospital Outbreaks Premium Researchers demonstrated that their method, called EDS-HAT, can pick up outbreaks in hospitals that would otherwise remain undetected. Study Finds Ancient Human DNA Leaked Into Cave Stone Surrounding Bone The results suggest that deposits around archeological bones could be used as another source of DNA to reconstruct ancient human genomes and microbial communities. Ancient DNA Details Bronze Age Population Shifts in Southern Iberia With new sequence data for 136 ancient individuals, researchers detected male replacement and other population dynamics during a period linked to significant social change. Thyroid Size, Function in Children Linked to Nutrition-Related DNA Methylation Mark A trial in Gambia suggests PAX8 gene methylation in 2-year-olds corresponds to thyroid volume, hormone production, and physical features later in childhood. Oct 19, 2021 Cystic Fibrosis Sinus Infections Involve Microbes With Shifting Evolution Patterns Oct 6, 2021 Twist Bioscience, Centogene Partner on NGS-Based Rare Disease Genetic Testing Aug 27, 2021 Ancient Genomes from Bohemia Point to Complex Population Encounters in Central Europe Aug 27, 2021 Studies Show Benefits of Long-Read Sequencing in Toughest Rare Disease Cases Premium Aug 25, 2021 Endometriosis Treatment Target Proposed From Genetic Analysis Aug 12, 2021 Benign Hypertension-Causing Tumors Linked to Somatic Codriver Mutations Jul 23, 2021 Deep-Learning Method Helps Predict Sequencing Depth From DNA Probes Premium Jul 13, 2021 Gastric Cancer Cases Frequently Harbor Genetic Risk Variants, Suggesting Germline Testing Jul 9, 2021 Integrated Tumor, Microbiome Features Influence Immunotherapy Combo Effects in Advanced Melanoma Jul 6, 2021 Celemics, South Dakota State University Create NGS-Based Respiratory Panel for Swine Jun 29, 2021 Ancient Yersinia Pestis Shows No Link to Neolithic Population Decline Jun 29, 2021 New Single-Cell Algorithm Finds Gene Panels Used to ID Rare Cells Premium Jun 28, 2021 Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Exome Analysis Uncovers Contributions From Rare Coding Variants Jun 24, 2021 Ancient Sequencing Study Expands View of Historical Population Interactions in Southern China May 13, 2021 Genetron Health, Siemens Healthineers Partner to Promote Lung Cancer Molecular Testing in China Apr 22, 2021 Pathogenic Germline Structural Variants May Be Missed by Some Testing Approaches Apr 15, 2021 Neanderthal Population Replacement Detected Using Spanish Cave Sediments Apr 7, 2021 Ancient Sequencing Studies Provide Look at Early Modern Human Populations in Europe Mar 30, 2021 Renal Cell Carcinoma Risk Gene Representation Can Vary With Ancestry Mar 26, 2021 Ancient DNA Analysis Sheds Light on Nomadic Scythian Populations Load More Breaking News Epic Sciences, Biosplice Therapeutics Partner on Multiomic Profiling for Cancer Trials Hamilton, Pacific Biosciences Partner on Automating DNA Sample Prep Danaher Q4 Revenues Rise 21 Percent COVID-19 Severity Biomarker Candidates Revealed in RNA Sequencing Study Flatiron Health, Japanese Hospital Partner on Real-World GI Cancer Database Abbott Q4 Diagnostics Revenues Grow 3 Percent, Full-Year Revenues up 25 Percent The Scan Polarized Science Confidence A new survey finds that confidence in science among US adults is increasingly polarized, the Associated Press says. Time to Sit Back and Relax NPR reports that the US National Institutes of Health has transferred the last of its eligible former research chimpanzees to a sanctuary. Omicron-Focused Vaccines The New York Times reports both Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna have launched trials of SARS-CoV-2 vaccines targeting the Omicron variant. Nature Papers Present Cloud-Computing Analysis Approach, Transcription Factor With Role in Bacterial Genome Organization In Nature this week: researchers describe the free, open-source cloud-computing infrastructure Serratus and more.