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Accurately predicting remission and relapse of AML patients

Researchers have developed the first computer machine-learning model to accurately predict which patients diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia, or AML, will go into remission following treatment for ....

Featured White Paper

Multiple Myeloma and Next-Generation Sequencing

The diagnosis and treatment of multiple myeloma has entered a new knowledge cycle, where Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) is helping to predict therapy response, allowing for better risk stratification and tailored treatment based on genomic profiles. To access the white paper, please click here.

Biomarkers

Sensitivity and negative predictive value for sentinel lymph node biopsy in women with early-stage cervical cancer.

The role of sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy alone for staging of early-stage cervical cancer remains controversial. We aimed to determine the validity of this technique in women with early-stage cerv ....

Decision Algorithms

Human-Machine Collaboration in Cancer and Beyond: The Centaur Care Model.

The staggering cost of cancer treatment has led to widespread calls for changes in care delivery. After nearly 50 years, the war on cancer has resulted in breakthrough treatments and survival improvem ....

Product News

Study shows ADAPT platform detects breast cancer via circulating exosomes

IRVING, Texas, Feb. 21, 2017.  Caris Life Sciences®, a leading innovator in molecular science focused on fulfilling the promise of precision medicine, today announced the results of a study that de ....

Imaging

Personalized medicine: Enhancing our understanding of pediatric growth with analytic morphomics.

Analytic morphomics is being used to identify 3-D biologic measures with superior clinical utility and risk stratification over traditional factors such as age, height, and weight. The purpose of this ....

Omics

Precision Genome Editing in the CRISPR Era.

With the introduction of precision genome editing using CRISPR/Cas9 technology, we have entered a new era of genetic engineering and gene therapy. With RNA-guided endonucleases, such as Cas9, it is po ....

Pipeline News

Daiichi Sankyo Initiates Phase 1/2 Study of Novel Antibody Drug Conjugate U3-1402 in Patients with HER3-Positive Metastatic or Unresectable Breast Cancer

TOKYO. Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited announced today the initiation of a three-part open-label phase 1/2 study in Japan with U3-1402, a novel HER3-targeting antibody drug conjugate, in patients with ....

Issued Patents

Blood Markers For Diagnosing Epithelium Derived Cancers And Monoclonal Antibodies Thereof

The present invention provides uses of cytokeratins as markers for diagnosing epithelium derived cancers. The present invention provides cancer-related epitopes of cytokeratins and monoclonal antibodi ....

Patent Applications

Dna-decorated Graphene Chemical Sensors

The present invention provides a broad response single-stranded DNA-graphene chemical sensor device. The present invention also provides methods for improving the ability of graphene to work as a chem ....

Bioinformatics

Genome-Wide Prediction of DNA Methylation Using DNA Composition and Sequence Complexity in Human.

DNA methylation plays a significant role in transcriptional regulation by repressing activity. Change of the DNA methylation level is an important factor affecting the expression of target genes and d ....

Funding News

Genecast raised $18 million for cancer DNA diagnostics

BEIJING. Genecast, a cancer diagnostics company based in China, raised $18 million in a Series B round, led by Tshinghua Holdings, also of Beijing. Tshinghua is owned by Tshinghua University and was f ....

Sensors and Wearables

Biosensor detects HIV infection one week after transmission

MADRID. Researchers in Spain have devised a new biosensor that is capable of detecting HIV infection after one week following infection. In addition, the total test time is 4 hours, 45 minutes, meanin ....

Recruiting Trials

Inflammatory Response in Myocardial Infarction Evaluated by MRI and Biomarkers

An intense inflammatory reaction is triggered by the ischemic injury during myocardial infarction. The inflammatory processes involved are complex and haven’t been explored in detail in hu ....