Through careful characterization of specimens, a new study has come up with some conclusion on how we can improve the quality of cancer specimens for research.
Read the summary on NCI Blog post https://www.cancer.gov/news-events/cancer-currents-blog/2018/improving-cancer-research-biopsies?cid=eb_govdel
Full article is published in Journal of Oncology Practice: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=30285529
Checkout the new software release TRAPD, which stands for (Test Rare vAriants with Public Data) https://github.com/mhguo1/TRAPD
Read the detail on the article published in AJHG this month at https://www.cell.com/ajhg/fulltext/S0002-9297(18)30284-2
Aug 09 (GenomeWeb) Geisinger team announced their approach to return secondary finding the genomic tests to participants.
Read the full article on AJHG at https://www.cell.com/ajhg/fulltext/S0002-9297(18)30236-2