NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A transcription factor called ELF5 may be a main determinant of breast cancer type, a team of Australian researchers reported in PLOS Biology last night. In addition, they reported that by changing ELF5 levels, they could manipulate, in the lab, cancer subtype.

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A research duo estimates in PLOS One the number of papers that have used misidentified cell lines.

UK's National Institute for Health and Care Excellence approves GlaxoSmithKline's SCID gene therapy despite cost.

Science reports that Brazilian researchers are petitioning for the reversal of budget cuts.

In PLOS this week: gene flow patterns in common ash, guidelines for using morpholinos in zebrafish, and more.

Nov
02
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This webinar will discuss the benefits of using unique molecular indices to overcome some challenges associated with next-generation sequencing panels.

Dec
05
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This webinar will discuss a molecular barcode-based error correction method that enables combined mutation detection and DNA copy number profiling through circulating tumor DNA sequencing.