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Philips plans to offer the software as a module in its IntelliSpace Genomics platform, which is used for integrating and analyzing genomic and phenotypic data.

Researchers uncovered ties between a germline VSIG10L mutation, inherited forms of Barrett esophagus, and related esophageal cancer cases.

A genome-wide association study of HIV-infected individuals in Uganda and Tanzania led to a chromosome 5 locus that may protect against active TB infection.

The International AMD Genomics Consortium has uncovered 34 AMD-associated loci, including a site with specific ties to the wet AMD subtype.

Using whole-exome and targeted sequencing, the team found more than a dozen genes that appear to be preferentially mutated in tumors from African-Americans.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – By tapping pooled, paired-end sequencing data for hundreds of individuals sequenced through the 1000 Genomes Project, a Case Western Reserve University-led team has identified hundreds of relatively common insertion or deletion variants not included in the human reference g

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Researchers led by a team from Case Western University have found strong evidence in data from two large longitudinal studies that expression of 15-PGDH, a gene product linked to prostaglandin pathways, may predict whether or not a patient will benefit from aspirin for colo

BOSTON (GenomeWeb Daily News) – While panelists at a session at the American Society of Human Genetics annual meeting on Saturday said that the public is cautiously interested in including whole-exome or whole-genome sequencing as part of newborn screening efforts, there are concerns regarding pr

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Case Western Reserve University said today that it has licensed exclusive worldwide rights to University Hospitals Case Medical Center to a series of HIV diagnostic tests.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A Case Western Reserve University researcher has received a total of $4 million in funding for the development of an instrument to be used for structural biology research.

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Labs in the US and South Korea are hoping to bring the woolly mammoth back from beyond extinction, Newsweek writes.

Geneticist Adam Rutherford speaks with National Geographic about paleogenetics, race, and more.

Researchers link genetic links between education and smoking and longevity.

In PNAS this week: influence of gene environment interactions on polygenic traits, epigenetic features affecting fruit fly foraging, and more.