Published on 05/01/2015
Human Genomics across the Lifespan
Birth Defects and Child Health
Evaluating a counseling strategy for diagnostic WES in pediatric neurology; an exploration of parents' information and communication needs.
Krabbenborg Lotte et al. Clin. Genet. 2015 Apr 28.
Autism in our DNA? Slew of studies points to genetics as main driver, but there is no "autism gene",
by Ben Locwin & Jon Entine, Genetic Literacy Project, Apr 27
Cancer Risk in Relatives of Testicular Cancer Patients by Histology Type and Age at Diagnosis: A Joint Study from Five Nordic Countries.
Kharazmi Elham et al. Eur. Urol. 2015 Jan 7.
Breast cancer prevention in the era of precision medicine.
Narod Steven A et al. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 2015 May 107(5)
Oncologists push beyond new lung cancer genomic testing guidelines.
Garber Ken et al. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 2015 Feb 107(2)
A model-based assessment of the cost-utility of strategies to identify Lynch syndrome in early-onset colorectal cancer patients.
Snowsill Tristan et al. BMC Cancer 2015 Apr 25. 15(1) 313
Guidelines on genetic evaluation and management of Lynch syndrome: a consensus statement by the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer.
Giardiello Francis M et al. Gastrointest. Endosc. 2014 Aug 80(2) 197-220
Effect of Oophorectomy on Survival After Breast Cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Carriers.
Metcalfe Kelly, et al. JAMA oncology 2015 6 0. (3) 306-13
Update on Emerging Genetic Tests Currently Available for Clinical Use in Common Cancers
et al. Rockville (MD):Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US) 2013 Jul 19.
Colorectal cancer: What you should know,
FDA, Apr 21
Does rapid genetic counseling and testing in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients cause additional psychosocial distress? results from a randomized clinical trial.
Wevers Marijke R et al. Genet. Med. 2015 Apr 23.
Breast cancer screening draft recommendations,
U.S. Preventative Services Task Force
Limitations of Current AHA Guidelines and Proposal of New Guidelines for the Preparticipation Examination of Athletes.
Dunn Tim P et al. Clin J Sport Med 2015 Apr 24.
The Psychiatric Genomics Consortium Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Workgroup: Posttraumatic stress disorder enters the age of large-scale genomic collaboration.
Logue Mark W et al. Neuropsychopharmacology 2015 Apr 23.
Why the Shift? Taking a Closer Look at the Growing Interest in Niche Markets and Personalized Medicine.
Gibson Shannon et al. World Med Health Policy 2015 Mar 7(1) 3-27
Evaluation of a cartoon-based knowledge dissemination intervention on scientific and ethical challenges raised by nutrigenomics/nutrigenetics research.
LafreniÃ¨re Darquise et al. Eval Program Plann 2014 Oct 46103-14
'An absurd medical test',
Genome Web, Apr 28 [by free subscription only]
Panelists offer pros and cons of 'genomic revolution',
Cornell Chronicle, Apr 27
Five years of experience with biochemical cystic fibrosis newborn screening based on IRT/PAP in Germany.
Sommerburg Olaf et al. Pediatr. Pulmonol. 2015 Apr 23.
Sickle cell disease: time for a targeted neonatal screening programme.
Gibbons C et al. Ir Med J 2015 Feb 108(2) 43-5
Interleukin 28B polymorphisms as predictors of sustained virological response in chronic hepatitis C: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Cariani E et al. Pharmacogenomics J. 2015 Apr 28.
Screening Performance and Costs of Different Strategies in Prenatal Screening for Trisomy 21.
Kagan K O et al. Geburtshilfe Frauenheilkd 2015 Mar 75(3) 244-250
Row over human embryo gene editing,
by Smitha Mundasad, BBC News, Apr 24
Is precision medicine the route to a healthy world?
Coote John H, et al. Lancet (London, England) 2015 4 0. (9978) 1617
Research funding. Big names or big ideas: do peer-review panels select the best science proposals?
Li Danielle, et al. Science (New York, N.Y.) 2015 4 0. (6233) 434-8
Why whole-genome testing hurts more than it helps,
by H. Gilbert Welch and Wylie Burke, LA Times, Apr 27
The rise of the microbiome: Challenges and opportunities,
by Jonathan Eisen, Slideshare, Apr 24
Precision medicine revolution hits cost and tech barriers,
by Meredith Knight, Genetic Literacy Project, Apr 20
Consumer DNA firms get serious about drug development,
by Erika Check Hayden, Nature News, Apr 28
Exploring why some people get fitter than others,
by Gretchen Reynolds, The New York Times, Apr 29
Scanxiety with Lynch syndrome,
Cure Today, Apr 28
American medical education at a crossroads.
Feldman Arthur M, et al. Science translational medicine 2015 4 0. (285) 285fs17
Gene therapy moves towards the mainstream,
Genomics Education Programme, Apr 27