NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – While toll-like receptors (TLRs) are widely known as key players in the immune system, recognizing pathogens and triggering the release of inflammatory cytokines, much of the research in this field has focused on the activity of individual signaling proteins.

Aiming to take a systems-level approach to uncovering the protein-protein interactions that comprise TLR signaling, University of Texas at Arlington researcher Saiful Chowdhury has recently kicked off a project to develop mass spectrometry approaches for studying the host-defense interactome.

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360Dx reports that the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services would cover next-generation sequencing-based cancer panel tests.

The Washington Post reports that a meteorologist is being considered as presidential science and technology advisor.

In PNAS this week: precision medicine strategy to screen for disease risk, genome evolution in Haemophilus influenzae, and more.

Researchers have developed a PCR-based assay to gauge whether manatees are present in waters.