In a paper published online in advance in Cell, a team led by investigators at the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute in Sydney shows that haploinsufficiency of Notch signaling pathway genes can cause congenital scoliosis in humans.
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A new study in JAMA finds that genetic tests might not be able to determine what diet is right for someone seeking to lose weight.
A genome-wide association study that linked common genetic variants to salivary gland carcinoma risk has been retracted, according to Retraction Watch.
Vampire bats' ability to live off blood is etched in their genomes and gut microbiomes, the Scientist reports.
In Genome Biology this week: peopling of the Sahara, epigenetic reprogramming analysis of liverwort, and more.