The Epigenetic Inheritance

Epigenetic changes, passed on from one generation to the next, may have wide effects.

Research in the UK

The UK ranks high among research-intensive countries.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: Neanderthal genome sequence, and more.

Bit of a Dip

The success rate for NIH grant applications fell in 2013, according to Sally Rockey.

Hidden Costs

Grants from foundations don't always cover the extent of indirect costs researches incur.

What Are You Waiting For?

George Church urges those who can afford it to get their genomes sequenced.

This Week in Genome Biology

In Genome Biology this week: transcriptome study of the giant Galapagos tortoise, bone cancer risk loci in dogs, and more.

NIPTs Pose Moral Quandaries

The expansion of non-invasive prenatal testing conjures complex bioethical questions.

First Things First

UK researchers argue that a genomic testing policy is needed, as the NHS embarks on its sequencing project.

Few Tweaks

A cancer research group retracts its sixth paper due to image manipulation.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: FAN1 variants implicated in schizophrenia and autism, epigenetic regulation of olfactory genes, and more.

Out of Balance

A bibliometric analysis indicates that there is a worldwide gender imbalance in research output.

Charles Vest Dies

Charles Vest, a former MIT president, has died.