NEW YORK, July 12 - Using microarrays to probe gene expression in the liver, a team of biochemists and geneticists said it has gained new insight into how the hormone leptin regulates fat metabolism and body weight.
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Jay Shendure and his colleagues have developed a new method to more comprehensively identify human cell types, the NY Times reports.
Researchers in the UK and Japan have shown that infertility in mice with three sex chromosomes can be overcome, according to the Guardian.
China is embracing preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Nature News reports.
In PLOS this week: host genetic factors associated with cervical neoplasia progression, population patterns for an ancient flowering rainforest plant, and more.