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Bitesize Bio gives some ideas for activities home-bound researchers could take on.

News items for the week of March 16, 2020. 

The groups combined their circulating tumor cell collection and detection platforms to find higher cell numbers in metastatic breast, lung, and melanoma cancer patients. 

Ars Technica reports that a multicellular eukaryotic parasite has lost its mitochondria.

News items for the week of Feb. 24, 2020. 

In PLOS this week: signs of selection on microRNA targets, HPV sequences as markers of cervical cancer, and more.

The court dismissed BGI's counterclaim against Illumina for willful infringement of its patent but allowed the claim for induced infringement to proceed.

In Nature this week: new study of the Wuhan coronavirus suggests bats as the source of the outbreak, bioinformatic approach to identify cancer driver genes, and more.

The 2010s saw major strides made through several large-scale initiatives aimed at mapping the human proteome and developing approaches for clinical work.

The funds will support the companies' efforts to develop tests for predicting NSCLC patients' response to immunotherapy.

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NPR reports that researchers have developed chimeric embryos as part of work toward growing human organs in animals for organ transplants.

According to the Washington Post, the Biden Administration is set to make changes to federal restrictions on fetal tissue research.

In Science this week: approach to isolated trace DNA from archaic humans from sediments, and more.

Texas Monthly looks into the DNA Zoo being collected by Baylor College of Medicine researchers.