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U.K. Researchers Develop Method to Predict Medulloblastoma Relapse in Children

The research suggests the nature and outcome of medulloblastoma relapse are biology and therapy dependent, providing translational opportunities for improved disease management through ongoing surveillance, prognostication, and risk-stratified selection of second-line treatments.

Repare Therapeutics Nets $82.5 Million in Series B Financing

Reaching more than $140 million in total to date, Repare Therapeutics completed an $82.5 Series B financing with the aim of pushing two of...
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Epigenetic Changes Implicated in Congestive Heart Failure

UAB researchers uncover a mechanism that reprograms the hearts of ischemic cardiomyopathy patients, paving the way for precision care
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Aging, ALS, and Dementia Have Common Molecular Link

TBK1, already a known genetic cause of ALS and frontotemporal dementia, is tied to age-related neurodegeneration
Chromatin Immunoprecipitation  (ChIP) Validated Antibodies

Chromatin Immunoprecipitation (ChIP) Validated Antibodies

Chromatrap has launched a range of Chromatin Immunoprecipitation (ChIP)-validated antibodies, which are vital to modern epigenetic research
A Pathway Genomics OME app user might have genetic variants responsible for metabolizing fats or for feeling sated. OME would then consider this information when providing genetically optimal diet plans or even restaurant and menu recommendations. [iStock /Warrengoldswain]

Pathway Genomics Introduces First Genomic Wellness Watson-Powered App

Pathway Genomics and IBM unveiled the closed-alpha release of Pathway Genomics OME™ app, powered by Watson. The app merges cognitive computing and deep learning...
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Pursuing CRISPR Vision on Germline Editing

With CRISPR technology use increasing, views vary widely on associated ethical issues and whether restrictions are needed on its use.
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Rightangled Expands Health and Wellness Genetic Testing Service to the U.S.

Platform combines testing of thousands of genetic markers with data on environmental factors and a specialist review of the data
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Two Genes Spur REM Sleep

Researchers in Japan identify Chrm1 and Chrm3 genes as necessary for rapid eye movement sleep
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TCGA Digs into the Genomics and Epigenetics of Testicular Cancer

Researchers conduct comprehensive genetic and epigenetic analysis of 137 testicular germ cell tumors, which could enhance treatment choices
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