As prospects for commercial pure-play bioinformatics opportunities grow ever more doubtful, the academic world may be the last bastion for those with the bioinformatics innovation itch.

A case in point is the head of Baylor University’s new Bioinformatics Research Laboratory, Aleksander Milosavljevic, who was lured away from his position of VP of bioinformatics at Genometrix a year ago by the creative freedom of a funded faculty position.

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The partially reinstated US travel ban leaves space for uncertainty for researchers, Nature News says.

Researchers find a number of traits differ by sex and could affect mouse model studies, according to Reuters.

Tweaking the skin microbiome could help address some skin conditions, the New York Times reports.

In PNAS this week: DNA methylation profiles of tumor tissue, gene dynamics in prokaryotes, and more.