Informatics

News on bioinformatics, software, genome analysis, variant classification, and IT in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

The research team is developing a computational system for studying the relationship between RNA structure and function.

The newly announced Genomics Aotearoa collaborative platform seeks to accelerate adoption and application of genomics technology across multiple disciplines.

The newly announced Genomics Aotearoa collaborative platform seeks to accelerate adoption and application of genomics technology across multiple disciplines.

Stanford University researchers have adapted a cryptographic technique for use in genomic analysis.

Geneformics, which grew out of Israel's Weizmann Institute, promises to boost the speed of moving data by tenfold and cut costs by 90 percent.

Hospital will partner with several other institutions in this effort to support data-driven research into pediatric cancers and structural birth defects.

NPR reports that Turkish high school students will no longer study evolution.

Researchers report they sequenced and identified plant species in an "al fresco" laboratory.

An Australian team searches for genetic alterations linked to depression in hopes of developing personalized treatments, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.

In PNAS this week: host contributors to typhoid fever risk, effects of obesity-related variants near TMEM18, and more.