Personalized mouse avatars have yet to demonstrate clear changes in the course of a person’s disease

Human Microbiome Transfer Induces Autism Phenotypes in Mice

The transfer of human microbiota to mice has successfully transplanted phenotypes of obesity, depression, Parkinson’s disease, schizophrenia, and multiple sclerosis. Now, we can add...
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Seven Bridges to Manage Data for UK Biobank’s WGS Vanguard Phase

Bioinformatics company Seven Bridges, announced it has been selected by the UK Biobank to process and analyze the full genomes of 50,000 volunteers that...
Adding blood-based liquid biopsy testing nearly doubled the number of mutations detected in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) compared to solid tissue testing alone

GRAIL’s Multi-Cancer Early Detection Blood Test Delivers Positive Results

Liquid biopsy pioneer GRAIL is a step closer to developing a single blood test to find cancer early.  The company’s candidate blood test detected...
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Not if. When: Metabolomics’ Impact in Cancer Treatments May be Just Around the Corner

The possibility of metabolomics playing a role in cancer diagnostics and treat- ment seems, to many metabolomicists, a question of when rather than if....

Thrive Launches with $110M and Johns Hopkins-developed Cancer Liquid Biopsy Tech

Former Foundation Medicine president and COO Steven Kafka, Ph.D., has joined with current and former colleagues to launch a cancer liquid biopsy developer focused...

Betting on Blood: Liquid Biopsy Companies Pursuing both Early- and Late-Stage Cancer Detection

It’s an aspirational goal: develop a simple blood test that can detect cancer cells in an asymptomatic patient, locate the tissue of origin, and...

Rare Genetic Mutations Linked to Lupus Risk

Rare gene variants have been linked to systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)  by a group of scientists led by Carola G. Vinuesa, Ph.D., of the...

Coffee Improves Gut Motility by Altering Gut Microbiota

Data presented yesterday at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2019 Conference by researchers from University of Texas, Galveston, suggest that the effects of coffee...

Microfluidic Chip Captures More than 99% of CTCs

Scientists at the University of Georgia (UGA) College of Engineering have developed a new microfluidic device that separates circulating tumor cells (CTCs) from a...
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Single-Cell Analysis of CTCs Improved via New Capture Technology

A team from the University of Michigan has recently developed Hydro-Seq, a new system to trap cancer cells one at a time in a...
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