Genome & Genetics News from GenomeWeb

Researchers have identified hundreds of new and known microRNAs in the domestic dog genome, a finding that could contribute to disease research.

The FDA, journals, and even payors are encouraging labs to deposit variant data in public databases, but collaboration is needed to resolve interpretation discrepancies.

Sanger Institute researchers analyzed the genomes and mutational signatures of 560 breast cancer tumors, identifying new ways to classify the disease.

Questions remain about how the €6.7 billion ($7.6 billion) pledged for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud over the next four years will be spent.

The test, called PolypDx, detects colonic adenomatous polyps, which typically progress into colorectal cancer, based on a metabolite signature in urine.

The firm said it has addressed the doublet issue for its C1 analyzer, and noted that it expects the bulk of revenue growth to come in the second half of the year.

The firm said it has addressed the doublet issue for its C1 analyzer, and noted that it expects the bulk of revenue growth to come in the second half of the year.

In Nature this week: comprehensive analysis of somatic mutations in breast cancer, and more.

A number of studies indicate that genes might influence political beliefs, Scientific American Mind reports.

Craig Venter's Human Longevity is deeply phenotyping individuals and capturing their genetic profiles to explore aging.

The San Francisco Business Times examines Verily's latest hires.

Sep
30

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

Jun
23
Sponsored by
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.