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The Ann Arbor-based biotech startup will use the funding to develop its microbubble technology that allows for removal of biomolecules from biological samples.

The grants include awards for projects using genetics to identify differences in how ASD affects boys versus girls, and how to improve treatments.

An assay from a University of Victoria team demonstrates the suitability of MALDI mass spec for measuring low-abundance proteins in small clinical samples.

Sanbio, a Netherlands-based distributor that serves the Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg, will distribute Canon's Novallele assays and controls.

Areas like pharma and food and water testing could prove growth areas for the platform as instrument sales growth slows in the clinic microbiology space.

The researchers believe that the discovery of the genetic loci linked to T2D and CHD will lead to therapeutic opportunities to lower the risk of both diseases.

Using a new algorithm, JCVI and Human Longevity researchers revealed potential re-identification risks using trait prediction from genome sequences.

More than 200 bone mineral density-linked loci turned up using data for over 140,000 individuals, including 153 new loci.

Researchers found 7 percent of mutations in children's DNA could be traced to postzygotic mosaic mutations present early in their parents' embryonic development.

According to one of the researchers, the model could help streamline and improve mass spec workflows aimed at measuring proteins in extremely small samples.

The investment bank began coverage with an Outperform rating, noting that Horizon's recent acquisition of Dharmacon is highly complementary and synergistic.

Investigators used gene expression and immunological profiling to detect distinct immune responses in dengue virus-infected children with or without symptoms.

The company also said that net income for the first half of 2017 rose 18 percent year over year to €101 million from €85.7 million.

Earlier this week, the company's scientific co-founders published an improved version of the ATAC-seq method that allows them to analyze frozen tissue.

The researchers explored how genomic variations influence protein expression as well as the usefulness of proteomic profiles in predicting drug response.

Using data for 34 individuals, researchers tallied human DNA methylation variation across Yakut, Cambodian, Pathan, Mozabite, and Mayan populations.

Research groups from the Broad Institute and the University of Washington have developed protocols to sequence RNA from large numbers of single nuclei and single cells. 

By genotyping hundreds of individuals from populations in Sudan and South Sudan, investigators untangled genetic contributions from Eurasian groups migrating into Africa.

The team found that cancer-causing genes depend on the BTK gene, which they believe they can shut down with an existing drug.

The company is testing a five-protein panel in longitudinal samples to see if it could help with early detection and prediction of progression in Alzheimer's.

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Oxford researchers are turning to virtual reality to visualize genes and regulatory elements, Phys.org says.

The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.

In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.

China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.