U. of Nevada Wins March of Dimes Grant for Gene Expression Study | GenomeWeb

This article has been updated to include the amount of funding granted to the University of Nevada.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The March of Dimes is funding research at the University of Nevada School of Medicine that will seek to use gene expression studies involving a variant linked to preterm birth that could be developed into an early screening test.

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.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: ProTraits includes genetic, phenotypic data on bacteria, archaea; Candida albicans assembly 22; and more.

The Wall Street Journal reports that researchers are looking beyond Cas9 for CRISPR editing.

Familial DNA searches in criminal cases are winning over some critics, the Los Angeles Times reports.

In PNAS this week: miR-515 levels higher in women with preeclampsia, horizontal gene transfer in parasitic plants, and more.