The Daily Scan - Page 9


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.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: snowpack microbiome, approach to estimate age of rare human variants, and more.

Where on the List

At Five Thirty-Eight, a statistician examines the number of papers written by female scientists and where on the author list they fall.

Updating the List

With a new application process, the Directory of Open Access Journals aims to remove predatory publishers from its list.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: x-ray structure of the Cascade complex, and more.

The Innovation Economy

What should the US government do to spur and nourish an innovation economy?

Who Needs Sleep?

Researchers tie a gene variant to needing less sleep.

And From the Other Side

A senator introduces a competing science funding bill.