NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Scientists in North Carolina will collaborate to use samples from dogs with cancer to conduct genomic studies that may be applied to humans and canines, North Carolina State University said this week.

The program will use resources from NCSU's College of Veterinary Medicine in studies of non-Hodgkin lymphoma at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and at NCSU.

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The US National Institutes of Health has developed guidelines to gauge whether frail chimpanzees are healthy enough to be moved to a retirement sanctuary.

Osamu Shimomura, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on green fluorescent protein, has died.

Stat News reports that the head of IBM Watson Health is leaving her post.

In PLOS this week: analytical approach for finding new genetic associations, analysis of Streptococcus pyogenes-infecting viruses, and more.