News on microarrays, multiplexing, genotyping, cytogenetics, gene expression profiling in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.
Researchers found that ADAR works by stabilizing the FAK gene, which is one of a subset involved in cell migration pathways.
An international team of researchers said their set of 80 SNPs could be used to uniquely identify and track personal genome samples.
In an increasingly diverse field of sequencing assays, Genentech researchers believe they have achieved notable sensitivity, with high multiplexing capability and relatively low cost.
The university's new court documents allege that Life Tech, its co-plaintiff in the previous suit, "fraudulently" induced it to settle the case against Illumina.
Data from hundreds of individuals suggest that the country's populations are genetically diverse, with a long history of genetic isolation and differentiation.
While gene therapies may have high price tags, they could be cheaper than the cost of managing disease, according to MIT's Technology Review.
Researchers are looking for markers that indicate which cancer patients may respond to immunotherapies, the Associated Press writes.
In Nature this week: paternal age associated with de novo mutations in children, and more.
Nature News writes that researchers are still wrangling over the role of the p-value.