By Andrea Anderson

This article has been updated from a previous version to include comments from David Goldstein.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Scientists have identified a genetic marker that they said can help predict treatment response in individuals infected with one of the most common hepatitis C virus strains.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Vivek Murthy is no longer the surgeon general of the US, the Associated Press reports.

People around the globe took to the streets to support science — some with signs.

Parents who learn of their increased genetic risk of disease also contend with telling their children about theirs, the New York Times writes.

In PLOS this week: loci linked to body mass index measurements, long non-coding RNA expression and urothelial carcinoma prognosis, and more.