This Week in Nucleic Acids Research | GenomeWeb

A team from China's Harbin Institute of Technology introduces the Personal Genome Browser, or PGB, in the early, online edition of Nucleic Acids Research this week. The web-based genome browser is built on a genetic-molecular-phenotypic model, the researchers say, and aims to functionally annotate and visualize individual genomes — from SNPs and small insertions and deletions to related phenotypic associations with disease risk, drug response, or physical features.

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.

The White House has created a list of cuts, including to the NIH, that could be in a budget bill for this year.

The US National Institutes of Health is to allow applicants to cite preprints just as they would any other research paper, ScienceInsider reports.

Two manuscript pages handwritten by Charles Darwin are going on the auction block, according to the Los Angeles Times.

In PNAS this week: tool to track transcriptome-wide binding, evidence of balancing selection on behavior-linked genes, and more.