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

Clinicians Fighting Cancer

Researchers have observed that the number and size of tiny structures that exist inside cells, called centrioles, are increased in the most aggressive subtypes of cancer.

Gut Cells Turn Up in Lung Tumours

Tumours are notoriously mixed up; cells from one part often express different genes and adopt different sizes and shapes than cells from another part of that same tumour. This discovery was still a surprise, however.