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World of Genomics: Wales

Wales is a small nation with a big personality! Best known for its love of rugby and daffodils, Wales also […]

Mind the Gap: New Study Shows Differences in Male and Female Genetic Pathways in MDD

In a recent study, published in Nature Molecular Psychiatry, researchers have performed a sex-stratified genome-wide association analysis for MDD on […]

Cancer immunotherapy and precision oncology

In a healthy individual, the immune system responds to “foreign” cells (such as cancer) by attacking and eliminating them. Unfortunately, […]

An overview of cancer biology

Original post by Liam Little in February 2023. Updated by Ashleigh Davey in September 2023. Cancer is a disease of […]

A guide to cancer genomics

Original post by Liam Little in February 2023. Updated by Ashleigh Davey in September 2023. According to the British Journal […]

Multi-omics approach reveals mechanisms of proliferation control in cancer

In a recent paper, published in Science, researchers used a multi-omics approach to identify peptides, transcripts, and phosphorylation events and […]

An overview of alternative biomarkers in liquid biopsy

The most common analytes in liquid biopsies are CTCs and ctDNA. However, there is so much more that can be […]

A guide to liquid biopsy and non-invasive diagnosis

Liquid biopsy offers an innovative solution for the diagnosis and monitoring of cancer and other diseases. However, traditional invasive biopsy […]

Research identifies novel protective mutation against oesophageal cancer

In a new study published in Nature, researchers from the Wellcome Sanger Institute and collaborators investigated how Notch1 mutants colonize […]

Alzheimer’s research: LRP6-Val variant is linked to synapse loss and cognitive decline

A new study, published in Science, suggests that deficient Wnt signalling may contribute to synapse loss and cognitive decline in […]