Genome & Genetics News from GenomeWeb
Elaine Mardis, Richard Wilson

The recruitment of Rick Wilson and Elaine Mardis from Washington University in St. Louis was made possible by a new $10 million gift from the Nationwide Foundation.

Truncations to PD-L1's 3' untranslated region were detected in a variety of tumor types, apparently increasing expression of the gene and decreasing immune response to it.

Four patients still want the government to investigate their allegations against Myriad, even though the firm complied with their data request at the last hour.

In a complaint filed yesterday, Foundation claims that the Guardant360 test infringes its US Patent No. 9,340,830.

In PNAS this week: system to track intron gains and losses, role of RUNX during mitosis, and more.

French officials release a report and move to strength safety measures for clinical trials, ScienceInsider reports.

Researchers find different molecular signatures in cancers from men as compared to those from women, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Researchers trace the deaths of a pair of newborn siblings to a mutation in their LIPT1 genes through whole-exome sequencing, Stat News reports.

Sep
30

This webinar highlights important features and demonstrates the practical aspects of using the NCBI BLAST service.

Jun
23
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PerkinElmer

This on-demand webinar demonstrates how automated liquid handling workstations can reduce bottlenecks in library preparation for next-generation sequencing, enabling scientific advances in genomics research that were not possible five years ago. 

May
28
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This online seminar demonstrates how RNA-seq analysis in a model organism can provide insights into human disease.