Category: Cancer Genomics

  • C2i Genomics, Twist Bioscience Partner to Develop Whole-Genome Cancer Reference Materials

    What You Should Know: – Today, Twist Bioscience and cancer genomics startup C2i Genomics announced a partnership to develop whole-genome cancer reference materials. – This resource will provide diagnostic labs around the globe with the ability to better validate and monitor the quality of their whole-genome cancer screening and minimal residual disease (MRD) products for […]

  • Foundation Medicine Integrates with Epic EMR for Genomic Insights for Precision Cancer Care

    What You Should Know:  – Foundation Medicine (FMI) announced today a partnership to integrate its comprehensive genomic testing services into Epic’s electronic medical record (EMR) platform, making it easier for oncologists to order comprehensive genomic tests (CGP), review results, continually access clinical and genomic information and share among their care teams in order to develop […]

  • Why Cancer Registries are Part of America’s Fight for Racial Equality

    Warren A Whyte, Ph.D., VP Scientific Partnerships at ConcertAI According to a 2019 study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, one in 1,000 Black males can expect to die at the hands of the police. Black males were also 2.5 times more likely to die during an encounter with police than white […]