FAN1 variants identified in multiple-case early-onset breast cancer families via exome sequencing: no evidence for association with risk for breast cancer.
Bruce Taillon, formerly the director of healthcare business development at Roche's 454 Life Sciences division, is now the head of global technology business development at Enzo Life Science.
By Julia Karow
The National Human Genome Research Institute has awarded about $14.5 million in grants to nine research groups developing new DNA sequencing technologies to sequence a human genome for $1,000 or less.
By Julia Karow
By Andrea Anderson
BGI and Diagenode will collaborate to develop standard methods in sample prep for next-generation sequencing for epigenetics research, the companies said today.
A bioinformatics approach for determining sample identity from different lanes of high-throughput sequencing data.
Goldfeder RL, Parker SC, Ajay SS, Ozel Abaan H, Margulies EH.
Kevin McKernan has founded Medicinal Genomics and is also now serving as its CEO. Most recently, he was the head of R&D for Ion Torrent at Life Technologies.
GenBank release 185.0 is available
By Adam Bonislawski
The chief executive of the National Health Service in England is to call for tumor-agnostic drugs to be "fast-tracked," according to the Times.
Researchers in Australia are sequencing the Wollemi pine tree to try to protect it from extinction, Australia's ABC News reports.
Computerworld ranks Illumina as one of the top midsize organizations to work at in IT.
In Genome Research this week: links between biological aging and mutations affecting epigenetic regulators; long-read sequencing-based strategy to map chromatin accessibility; and more.