Cancer Research 101

Quiz

“Breakthrough” cancer research continually makes the media. But, what do you actually know about the science that's striving to beat this deadly disease? Find out in our latest quiz!

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NGS User Survey 2017

Product Survey

If you currently use NGS or are planning to do so we would greatly appreciate your feedback. We estimate the survey will take about 5-10 minutes to complete.

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A Lab in the Palm of Your Hand?

Podcast

Two Pore Guys makes a digital, hand-held testing platform that's as accurate as medical lab equipment, but is as inexpensive and easy to use as a blood glucose monitor.

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Seven days in science - 24 March 2017

Quiz

Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

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The Issues with Analysing Water

Article

We spoke to Neil Donovan from I2 Analytical about the problem that scientists face when analyzing contaminated water samples, and how the technology and instrumentation has changed over the years.

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Identifying Cancer Type from a Single Blood Test
Identifying Cancer Type from a Single Blood Test
News

Researchers in the United States have developed a computer program that can simultaneously detect cancer and identify where in the body the cancer is located, from a patient’s blood sample.

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Guidelines Issued to Improve NGS Workflow in Oncology
Guidelines Issued to Improve NGS Workflow in Oncology
News

NGS testing experts publish consensus recommendations to help ensure high-quality sequencing results for better cancer patient care.

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Targeting a Tumor Trigger
Targeting a Tumor Trigger
News

Researchers explore a potential therapeutic approach against cancer stem cells.

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Measuring Heart Toxicity of Cancer Drugs
Measuring Heart Toxicity of Cancer Drugs
News

Using human heart cells generated from adult stem cells, researchers have developed an index that may be used to determine how toxic a group of cancer drugs, called tyrosine kinase inhibitors.

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Embryonic Mutations Stay With You for Life
Embryonic Mutations Stay With You for Life
News

The earliest mutations of human life have been observed by researchers at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and their collaborators.

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Enter the Epitranscriptome
Enter the Epitranscriptome
News

We now know that RNA can be methylated just like DNA and in a highly specific way that can affect it's function.

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