The researchers' identity-by-descent approach uncovered immigrant clusters and reflected historical immigration trends.
A small study of Spanish women suggests maternal obesity may influence the genes expressed in placental tissue.
The company said that it can distinguish patients suffering from lupus from those with other autoimmune diseases using its antibody array platform.
The Cognitive Genomics Consortium researchers said their findings could help understand how the brain works at the molecular level.
The company had encouraging results for its breast cancer tests and provided an update on the development of its bladder cancer test.
A genome-wide association study and meta-analysis uncovered several possible ties to multiple keratinocyte cancer versus single keratinocyte cancer cases.
The study suggests that modern human populations split into an eastern and a western group some 45,000 years ago, not long after the main out-of-Africa migration.
A genome-wide association study of more than 2,700 individuals with Crohn's disease uncovered prognosis-related loci distinct from those linked to disease risk.
The partners will work to offer panel-based genetic characterization for a US-based cohort.
In individuals diagnosed with prostate cancer before the age of 45, researchers saw enhanced expression of immune- and inflammation-related genes.
Agilent will offer Rubicon's amplification kits alongside one of its pre-screen kits, both of which are used in reproductive health testing.
Based on genetic patterns in thousands of individuals with primary sclerosing cholangitis, researchers identified four new risk loci and explored ties to IBD.
A chromosome 15 variant may have ties to congenital heart failure in breast cancer patients who receive treatment with the anthracycline chemotherapy doxorubicin.
The research used multiple genetic analyses on samples collected over 29 years to show changes associated with disease progression.
DNANudge is developing an at-home testing kit, based on DNAe's semiconductor technology, to screen around 50 SNPs associated with nutrition and metabolism.
By overlaying epilepsy genetic data onto co-expressed gene networks from post-mortem brain samples, researchers proposed a 320-gene expression network for epilepsy.
The center, which is seen as a bellwether for integrating genomic information with EMRs, will use the data to inform efforts to prevent chronic, common diseases.
A team of Swedish researchers has received $3.3 million to develop a new nanotechnology platform for detecting blood-borne markers in lung and breast cancer.
The international team of researchers also examined the genetic ties between personality traits and psychiatric disorders.
Dartmouth researchers characterized 5-methylcytosine and 5-hydroxymethylcytosine marks in more than two dozen glioblastoma samples.
Researchers suggest that genetic variations could influence the side effects people experience when using synthetic cannabinoids, the International Business Times reports.
An analysis has examined the makeup of researchers on Twitter and what they share, Nature News reports.
At Stat News, Jim Kozubek argues that the Broad Institute is pushing the boundary of what a nonprofit is.
In PNAS this week: gut microbes may affect honeybee weight, phenotype and gene expression changes in DiGeorge syndrome, and more.