University College London's David Balding argues in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the statistical methods used to evaluate noisy, mixed-source, low-template DNA profiles have "serious shortcomings."
Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?Login Now.
What happens to scientific papers when certain journals are no longer published? Some scientists are trying to make sure they don't disappear forever.
A study in Microbiome finds that heavy drinkers have an unhealthy mix of bacteria in their mouths.
Doctors and patients are still trying to figure out what role at-home genetic testing should play in healthcare, Newsweek says.
In Genome Research this week, mismatch repair deficiency in C. elegans, retracing transcriptions start site evolution in the human genome, and more.