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Genetic Analysis Identifies New Targets in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer - OncLive

Genetic Analysis Identifies New Targets in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer - OncLive | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
OncLiveGenetic Analysis Identifies New Targets in Triple-Negative Breast CancerOncLiveOf the 81 tumors that were evaluated for oncogenes using next-generation sequencing, 72 (89%) had mutations in TP53, 22 tumors were MCL1-amplified (27%), and 17...
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CoreGenomics: MRSA testing by NGS

CoreGenomics: MRSA testing by NGS | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
The paper is an excellent demonstration of how NGS is going to change our lives. I hear a lot about personalised cancer medicine and it is undoubtedly going to impact patient treatment, but public health is likely to get a boost ...
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From base pairs to the bedside: medical confidentiality in a changing world - UK Human Rights Blog (blog)

From base pairs to the bedside: medical confidentiality in a changing world - UK Human Rights Blog (blog) | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
From base pairs to the bedside: medical confidentiality in a changing worldUK Human Rights Blog (blog)At the PHG conference in Cambridge last week, speakers explored the way in which policy makers can make the best use of these biomedical innovations,...
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Biomarkers and companion diagnostics shift healthcare to personalized medicine - Examiner.com

Biomarkers and companion diagnostics shift healthcare to personalized medicine - Examiner.com | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Examiner.comBiomarkers and companion diagnostics shift healthcare to personalized medicineExaminer.comDeveloping a medicine that aims at specific biomarker produces positive outcomes for patients, but to really implement personalized medicine, a...
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Statins may help kill aggressive tumours: study - Business Standard

Statins may help kill aggressive tumours: study - Business Standard | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Statins may help kill aggressive tumours: studyBusiness StandardA fault in the KRAS gene is thought to cause a number of cancers besides melanoma, including lung, ovarian, bowel and pancreatic cancers.
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Getting Personal With Cancer - The Buzz About Personalized Medicine For Prostate Cancer

Getting Personal With Cancer - The Buzz About Personalized Medicine For Prostate Cancer | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
“Personalized medicine! What is that?” Your question is justified. It was also something that Terry Procter from Peterborough, Ontario thought when he was sent a questionnaire for his opinion on the subject.
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Mayo Clinic Takes 'Holistic' Approach to Personalized Medicine - HealthLeaders Media

Mayo Clinic Takes 'Holistic' Approach to Personalized Medicine - HealthLeaders Media | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Mayo Clinic Takes 'Holistic' Approach to Personalized MedicineHealthLeaders MediaWhen Gianrico Farrugia, medical director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, thinks of where personalized, or individualized medicine, is today, he...
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Next-Gen Sequencing: Mutation linked to relapse in childhood ALL

Next-Gen Sequencing: Mutation linked to relapse in childhood ALL | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Julia Meyer is a Ph.D. student in the lab of Bill Carroll in the NYU Cancer Institute, and I have the good luck to sit on her thesis advisory committee. Julia has been using RNA-seq to look for mutations that are specific to relapse ...
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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Dx Molecular Pathology Lab Developing Cancer ... - GenomeWeb

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Dx Molecular Pathology Lab Developing Cancer ... - GenomeWeb | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Dx Molecular Pathology Lab Developing Cancer ...GenomeWebIt will use Illumina's TruSeq Amplicon Cancer Panel, which includes 212 amplicons representing mutational hotspots in 48 genes, including BRAF, KRAS, and EGFR, and...
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You're Closer to the Clinic Than You Think: NGS and Clinical Trials ...

You're Closer to the Clinic Than You Think: NGS and Clinical Trials ... | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
A decade or so ago, the phrase 'translational research' began making its rounds through laboratories- it was supposed to take molecular biology results and apply them directly to patients. It brought about things like gene ...
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Long-Range PCR and Next-Generation Sequencing of BRCA1 and BRCA2 in Breast Cancer

The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics, Volume 14, Issue 5, Pages 467-475, September 2012, Authors:Hilmi Ozcelik; Xuejiang Shi; Martin C.
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A Short History of Sequencing Part 2: the first of the next. - Bitesize Bio

A Short History of Sequencing Part 2: the first of the next. - Bitesize Bio | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
The first of the so-called 'next-generation sequencing' technology was not a DNA sequencer per se but rather an application. Massively Parallel Signature Sequencing (MPSS) was commercialized by Lynx Therapeutics in the ...
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Genome sequencing reveals previously unreported mutations in metastatic TNBC - News-Medical.net

Genome sequencing reveals previously unreported mutations in metastatic TNBCNews-Medical.netSpecific cancer genes overexpressed among tumors in the study's cohort included: ALK, AR, ARAF, BRAF, FGFR2, GLI1, GLI2, HRAS, HSP90AA1, KRAS, MET, NOTCH2,...
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Roche 454 Sequencing Systems successfully resolve genetic mutations in over ... - Express Pharma

Roche 454 Sequencing Systems successfully resolve genetic mutations in over ... - Express Pharma | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Roche 454 Sequencing Systems successfully resolve genetic mutations in over ...Express PharmaAt the American Society of Haematology Meeting (ASH), Roche announced that the presentation of results from the large scale study IRON-II through an...
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Personalized Medicine Highlights from San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium ... - GenomeWeb

Personalized Medicine Highlights from San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium ... - GenomeWeb | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Personalized Medicine Highlights from San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium ...GenomeWebNew York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg stopped by the new site of the New York Genome Center at 101 Sixth Avenue in Manhattan on Tuesday.
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Thomson Reuters Spotlights The Impact Of Personalized Medicine On ... - BioResearch Online (press release)

Thomson Reuters Spotlights The Impact Of Personalized Medicine On ... - BioResearch Online (press release) | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Thomson Reuters Spotlights The Impact Of Personalized Medicine On ...BioResearch Online (press release)Spotlight on Personalized Medicine, a Pharma Matters report based on insights and information from Thomson Reuters Cortellis for Competitive...
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Personalized medicine for prostate cancer - Genetic Literacy Project

Personalized medicine for prostate cancer - Genetic Literacy Project | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Personalized medicine is treatment specific for a patient based on his or her genetic makeup. It doesn't involve designing a new drug or use of exclusive.
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Assessing the potential of next-generation sequencing ...

SINCE being introduced just seven years ago in 2005, next generation sequencing (NGS) has attracted much interest for providing a faster and more comprehen...
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BRCA Gene Mutations: Knowing You're At High Risk for Cancer ...

BRCA Gene Mutations: Knowing You're At High Risk for Cancer ... | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
By Shawn Kennedy, MA, RN, AJN editor-in-chief October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. We thought we'd do our part with a feature article to help increase nurses' awareness of some of the issues faced by women who ...
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The Economics of Genomics: [Sponsored Post] - Popular Science

The Economics of Genomics: [Sponsored Post] - Popular Science | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Popular ScienceThe Economics of Genomics: [Sponsored Post]Popular ScienceFollowing that achievement, there was minimal improvement for the subsequent seven years, but the development of some new technology—commonly referred to as Next-Generation...
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Nexavar improves survival in EGFR mutation-positive NSCLC ...

Nexavar improves survival in EGFR mutation-positive NSCLC ... | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Multi-kinase inhibitor sorafenib fails to improve survival in broad lung cancer population but shows benefit in EGFR-mutation positive NSCLC.
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Quote | Wearing my BRCA genes

Quote | Wearing my BRCA genes | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
Wanted to share this quote that I'm finding particularly inspirational today: “You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I have ...
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Personalized PR, in an age of personalized medicine - O'Dwyer's PR News

Personalized PR, in an age of personalized medicine - O'Dwyer's PR News | Affordable Personalized Medicine | Scoop.it
O'Dwyer's PR NewsPersonalized PR, in an age of personalized medicineO'Dwyer's PR NewsBiotechnology, pharmaceutical, diagnostics and health informatics companies are now commercializing products and technologies that enable healthcare providers to...
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