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Clinical interpretation of genome variation

Call for papers for our Fall 2019 special issue, guest-edited by Heidi Rehm and Douglas Fowler. Submission deadline extended: June 15 2019.

NGS panel testing in pediatric tumors

Marilyn Li and colleagues report on implementing routine somatic NGS tumor testing in pediatric cancer.

Precise molecular diagnoses in clinical exome cases

Weimin Bi and colleagues apply copy number variant and runs of homozygosity detection.  

Immunophenotyping of tumors

Zlatko Trajanoski and colleagues present a novel deconvolution method for bulk RNA-seq data.

A Decade of Genome Medicine

2019 is the 10th anniversary of Genome Medicine! This collection revisits some of our favorite articles. 

Reviews, Research Highlights and Commentaries

Read authoritative Reviews, Opinions and other content commissioned by the Genome Medicine Editors from leading researchers:


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    Authors: Sara R. Selitsky, Lisle E. Mose, Christof C. Smith, Shengjie Chai, Katherine A. Hoadley, Dirk P. Dittmer, Stergios J. Moschos, Joel S. Parker and Benjamin G. Vincent

  2. Content type: Research


    Authors: Lea F. Surrey, Suzanne P. MacFarland, Fengqi Chang, Kajia Cao, Komal S. Rathi, Gozde T. Akgumus, Daniel Gallo, Fumin Lin, Adam Gleason, Pichai Raman, Richard Aplenc, Rochelle Bagatell, Jane Minturn, Yael Mosse, Mariarita Santi, Sarah K. Tasian…

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Focus: Cancer

Read the latest reviews on Cancer across BMC flagship journals.

The role of tumour heterogeneity and clonal cooperativity in metastasis, immune evasion and clinical outcome
Deborah R. Caswell and Charles Swanton
Published in BMC Medicine on: 18 July 2017

Targeting protein quality control pathways in breast cancer
Sara Sannino and Jeffrey L. Brodsky
Piblished in BMC Biology on: 16 November 2017

Integrating cancer genomic data into electronic health records
Jeremy L. Warner, Sandeep K. Jain and Mia A. Levy
Published in Genome Medicine on: 26 October 2016

The utility of transposon mutagenesis for cancer studies in the era of genome editing
Gina M. DeNicola, Florian A. Karreth, David J. Adams and Chi C. Wong
Published in Genome Biology on: 19 October 2015

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Genome Medicine publishes research and reviews that describe important advances in the application of genetics, genomics and multi-omics to understand, diagnose and treat disease. Areas covered include, but are not limited to: precision medicine, novel methods and software, cancer genomics, disease genomics and epigenomics, immunogenomics, infectious disease, microbiome and systems medicine.

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Tumor immune microenvironment and immunotherapy
Guest editors: Zlatko Trajanoski and Noel de Miranda

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From genome integrity to cancer
Guest editor: Serena Nik-Zainal

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Genomics of infection and immunity
Guest editors: Bali Pulendran and Mark Davis

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Disease Neurogenomics
Guest editors: Joseph Buxbaum and Catalina Betancur

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