Tag Archives: Genomics

Huge underuse of germline testing for cancer patients

CHICAGO Fewer than 7 percent of newly diagnosed cancer patients are tested for germline gene mutations, and the percentage tested was even lower among racial and ethnic minorities, a huge study has found. Information from germline genetic testing could affect a patient’s cancer care. For example, such tests could indicate that targeted therapies would be… Read More »

HudsonAlpha and New West Genetics Partner on USDA-NIFA Grant to Use Genomics to Help Improve a Sustainable Source of Fiber, Protein and Petroleum

FORT COLLINS, Col., June 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Faculty Investigator Alex Harkess’ laboratory a HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnologyand their collaborators New Western geneticshave recently been awarded a three-year, $650,000 United States Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA) grant that aims to unlock the full potential of industrial hemp, a versatile plant… Read More »

Whole Exome Sequencing Market Maximum Benefit and Growth Potential of Key Players 2030: Ambry Genetics, Macrogen, Knome, GENEWIZ, Sengenics, Eurofins Genomics – KaleidoScot

“ THE Whole Exome Sequencing Market The research report covers a wide range of industry topics, including recent technical advances, business trends, market size, share, and upcoming technologies. The research report on the global Whole Exome Sequencing market offers the foundation for the market and in-depth information about key industry segments and market competitors along… Read More »

“Huge breakthrough” in advanced ovarian cancer

UPDATED June 4, 2023 // Editor’s note: This story has been updated with additional comments from Dr. Christina Fotopoulou. CHICAGO New results in the treatment of advanced ovarian cancer were welcomed by an expert not involved in the study, even though the study showed an improvement in progression-free survival (PFS) and not yet in overall… Read More »