Oncology is the most advanced area in genomics right now. The field is setting the standard for other indications to follow and improve upon.

Cancer Might Start the Same Way in Any Organ

Recent research demonstrated that mature cells in the stomach sometimes revert back to behaving like rapidly dividing stem cells. Now, the researchers have found that this process may be universal, no matter the organ.

Novel Childhood Cancer Genes Identified

Researchers have identified a range of genetic features that could provide us with novel drug targets and greater understanding of over 20 different types of childhood cancer.