The Daily Scan - Page 20


Clinical Sequencing for Long QT Syndrome

Whole-genome sequencing was able to get quickly to the bottom of a newborn's heart condition.

A 'Rugged and Feeble' Bacterium

Researchers are working to understand the bacterium behind leprosy.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: exome sequencing highlights trichomegaly-related mutations, metagenomic study of coral reefs, and more.

Over to the Criminal System

A researcher who admitted to falsifying data is indicted.

Hope and Concern

The New York Times Magazine takes a look at the debate surrounding three-parent IVF.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: divergence and speciation in monkeyflower, microRNA role in Lyme disease complications, and more.

The Big Prize

The UK has chosen antibiotic resistance for the $17 million revival of a 300 year-old competition.

Protesting Pending Cuts

Australian researchers protest coming funding cuts and job losses.

CRISPR Possibilities

CRISPR is sparking researchers' imaginations, NPR reports.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: environmental DNA monitoring by public agencies, and more.

The Full Virus

Researchers propose standard terms for describing the completeness of viral genome sequences.

Genomics' Hot Streak

Genomics researchers continue to publish a good portion of the most highly cited papers, according to Thomson Reuters.

Balanced Diet

Fecal analysis indicates Neanderthals ate plants alongside their meat.