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Genomics will change what patients expect from their provider, as well as change how physicians treat them. Before this happens, education on both sides is needed. This month we look at some of the big talking points.
In spite of funding uncertainty, advisers to the US Cancer Moonshot have submitted a list of recommendations for how the money should be spent
Molecular-based KlebSeq assay could save lives and lower health care costs
Scientists have begun to move into the £650 million Francis Crick Institiute in London and take up residence in their new labs
Indicator of chromosomal instability could be used to predict patient response to cancer treatment
A receptor that controls entry of T-cells into the thymus could help to understand immune system recovery in cancer patients
Ike also happens to be a mouse, who owes his longevity to some early-stager research into drug effects on longevity.
Scientists have identified a key cause of nerve cell damage in people with ALS
The latest episode of Signal podcast from STAT News looks at the scientists and clinicians engaged in a frantic race to develop a Zika vaccine
Creating embryos with both maternal and paternal mitochondrial DNA could lead to treatments for mitochondrial diseases