Artificial Intelligence in Oncology so far, not so Good

December 3, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Watson computer
“In 2018, the team at MD Anderson published a paper in The Oncologist outlining their experiences with Watson and [MORE]

Electromagnetic Fields Inhibit Cancer Metastases

November 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Breast cancer cells
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers at Ohio State University, report this: “Using a novel microfluidic platform, we found that [MORE]

Microbiome Diversity and Tumor Metastasis

November 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human microbiome
Cancer researchers at the University of Virginia have made an interesting observation that links microbe diversity in intestines to [MORE]

Computational Modeling for Cancer Treatments

November 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Immune tumor interaction
A collaboration between the Argonne National Laboratory and three university partners proposes that computational modeling of the immune [MORE]

Urine Test for Bladder Cancer

October 22, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Continuous culture
From a collaboration between cancer researchers at Georgetown University and Fudan University, this piece explains how a “conditional reprogramming” [MORE]

Personalized Chemotherapy

October 1, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microfluidics chemo efficacy testing device
Rutgers University engineers have developed a microfluidics device that not only has a 95% accuracy in [MORE]

DNA Microscopy

August 27, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA microscopy determines molecule location
White blood cells produce antibodies and the antibodies produced can change by a single letter change [MORE]

Multiomics for Pediatric Cancers

August 6, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cancer treatment at St. Jude
Sooner or later, some political leader will realize that the most important goal in healthcare is [MORE]

AI Integrating Cancer Histology and Omics

July 23, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ai ifographic
What do you get by integrating AI analysis of pathology images and data for tumor transcriptomes?  In a Stanford [MORE]

A Chip that Models the Human Gut

July 16, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Intestine chip
Human cells that line the intestines, and the bacteria that live in that region have conflicting needs for oxygen.  [MORE]

A Universal Cancer Biomarker

July 2, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA methylation and cancer
Last December, researchers at the University of Queensland reported they found a distinct feature of DNA methylation [MORE]

Imaging Tumor Vascularization

June 18, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Map of tumors grown in mice
Using computation, researchers at Johns Hopkins are able to integrate images from in vivo MRI, [MORE]

Whole Exome Sequencing

June 18, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Exome sequencing
While whole genome sequencing vs. whole exome sequencing offers a choice between completeness and cost, with WES being about [MORE]

iPSCs in 3-D Culture

June 11, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Combining 3D culture with iPSCs
This piece, citing research at Corning Life Sciences (Tewksbury, MA), describes two laboratory technologies—induced pluripotent stem [MORE]