The Daily Scan - Page 15

Gauge of Risk

A company says it will soon offer a DNA-based test for suicide risk.

And Maybe Explain the Fascination with Yarn?

Researchers present a new annotation of the cat genome.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: the Antarctic midge genome, and more.

Very Own Mouse

Mouse avatars offer a way to determine treatment course for cancer patients, if the results come quickly enough.

So Many Proteins

Two efforts to catalog the human proteome identify core proteins as well as ones that are expressed throughout the body.

This Week in Genome Biology

In Genome Biology this week: microbiome changes over time, peach domestication, and more.

Sequence Vibrations

Researchers identify oligionucleotides based on their resonance.

Based On Your Genotype, We Suggest This Search Result

Yahoo Japan aims to offer genomics services this fall.

Going Big

Med tech mergers and acquisitions heat up for the first part of 2014.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: gut microbial communities vary with gestational age, CombiGEM method, and more.

Geneticists Respond

More than a hundred population genetics and human evolution researchers sign a letter in the New York Times saying a recent book misrepresents their field.

What Makes a Crow Species?

Researchers are applying genomic approaches to the study of speciation.

A Patent, Too

An Australian minister suggests that patents be a metric for determining funding.