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  1. Workshop Tweets

    15 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Stephanie Morris

    Collated tweets from workshop and networking reception.

  2. NANOANALYTICS OF EXTRACELLULAR VESICLES – Standards for isolation, characterization and reporting

    26 May 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Shivani Sharma

    Nano WG presentation on May 25, 2017. Presentation by Dr.  Shivani Sharma, Associate Director of the Nano Pico Characterization Lab, UCLA. Nanoscale characterization of exosomes and their use disease biomarkers and drug delivery agents

  3. Human Disease Ontology

    21 Sep 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Lynn Schriml

    The Disease Ontology has been developed as a standardized ontology for human disease, since 2003, with the purpose of providing the biomedical community with manual curated, consistent, reusable and sustainable descriptions of human disease terms, phenotype characteristics and related...

  4. Personalized Medicine, Cancer and Genetics Community Education Curriculum

    25 Aug 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Karen Schmitt, Andria Reyes, Grace Hillyer, Mercedes Bazan

    Our overarching goal is to develop and establish a cancer genetics curriculum that is pertinent, culturally sensitive and understandable by a community population who is not English dominant and of a lower literacy level than that of the general New York City population. The curriculum teaches...

  5. Summary of the 2015 Epigenetic Engineering for Cancer Workshops

    22 Dec 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Tony Dickherber

    This document provides a general summary of the 2 virtual workshops held in Fall of 2015 to explore the suitability of epigenetic engineering tools to specifically modify epigenetic loci to study and/or treat cancer.

  6. Community Health Worker Genetics Education Needs Assessment

    23 Nov 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Andria Reyes, Manuela Orjuela, Karen Schmitt, Andria Reyes, Grace Hillyer, Stephen Emerson

    Our overarching goal is to develop and establish a cancer genetics curriculum that is pertinent, culturally sensitive and understandable by a community population who is not English dominant and of a lower literacy level than that of the general New York City population. The curriculum will teach...

  7. Introduction to the Trinity Cancer Transcriptome Analysis Toolkit

    05 Feb 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Haas, Aviv Regev, Bill Barnett

    This short video provides an overview of our ITCR-funded effort to leverage RNA-Seq and de novo transcriptome assembly to assist researchers in studying cancer transcriptomes.  Visit our NCGAS Trinity/Galaxy portal to access these compute...

  8. Multiclass cancer diagnosis using tumor gene expression signatures

    10 Nov 2014 |

    Experiment Description:    The optimal treatment of patients with cancer depends on establishing accurate diagnoses by using a complex combination of clinical and histopathological data. In some instances, this task is difficult or impossible because of atypical clinical...

  9. Informatics to enable Routine Personalized Cancer Therapy (IPCT)

    18 Feb 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Elmer V. Bernstam, Funda Meric-Bernstam

  10. Advanced Development of TIES - A Clinical Text Search Engine

    18 Feb 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Rebecca Crowley

    Archived human tissues are an essential resource for translational research. Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues from cancer patients are used in a wide range of assays, including RT-PCR, SNP profiling, multiplex biomarkers, imaging biomarkers, targeted exome, whole exome, and whole...

  11. Informatics Tools for High-throughput Analysis of Cancer Mutations

    15 Jan 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Michael C Ryan, Rachel Karchin