The story previously incorrectly reported that CDI received a $16 million grant to create 3 iPSC lines. The grant was for the company to create 3 iPSC lines for each of 3,000 selected donors.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Two investment banks today initiated coverage of stem cell firm Cellular Dynamics International, noting sizeable and growing market opportunities for the Madison, Wis.-based firm's technologies.

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Mice in New York harbor both antibiotic-resistant bacteria and novel viruses, according to a new analysis of their fecal microbiomes.

Human Heredity and Health in Africa Initiative has issued guidelines for genomic research in the region, according to Nature News.

The Associated Press reports that an ethicist predicts that prenatal diagnosis and other advances will lead to more choices being available to prospective parents.

In Genome Biology this week: approach to analyze alternative polyadenylation, algorithm to predict transcriptomic structural variations, and more.