This drug is the first FDA-approved IDH1 inhibitor and will be used to treat adult patients with relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia.
The researchers said their method for mapping genetic interactions can serve as a blueprint for mapping the genetic landscape of human cells.
One study characterized an allele linked to aggressive prostate cancer, while the other explored the range of structural variations within metastatic disease.
Starting with an 800-year-old sample from Norway, researchers retraced relationships between pig- and human-infecting Salmonella enterica lineages.
Using genome sequencing and phylogenetics, researchers have shown that the industrial yeast Pichia kudriavzevii is genetically the same species as Candida krusei.
The company's Life Sciences segment was up 17 percent year over year, while its Diagnostics business grew 8 percent.
IBM's supercomputing platform will continue to provide AI support to advanced cancer patients at VA medical centers for at least another year.
Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.
Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.
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With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.