In Science this week: four reviews examine what's known about the associations between genotype and phenotype, and more.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: database of genotype-phenotype associations in eukaryotes, DNA curtains to visualize how Bloom helicase works, and more.
In PNAS this week: C2CD4A gene involved in insulin secretion, chromosome rearrangements in recurring S. aureus infections, and more.
As part of the shift, DNA.Land, which was run as an academic research project, will delete all data by the end of the month and ask customers to resubmit it.
Columbia and Qiagen filed a suit against Illumina in federal court today, alleging infringement of two patents that were issued today.
The victory for the sequencing giant is just the latest in a string of favorable decisions before the US Patent Trial and Appeals Board.
The researchers have applied for a patent on the method, dubbed MaPS-seq, which could be used to identify clinical biomarkers or turned into a kit.
The group will start a pilot study at Columbia University next week to sequence genes from 600 Parkinson's disease patients before expanding to a larger cohort.
In Nature this week: CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing system that does not require double-strand DNA breaks, and more.
In Science this week: somatic mutations found throughout normal tissue, and more.
In PLOS this week: preconception carrier screening program results, comparative genomics-based analysis of Elizabethkingia meningoseptica, and more.
Canadian regulators are beginning to share information from new drug studies, Undark reports.
In a column at the Dallas Morning News, the Stanley Medical Research Institute's E. Fuller Torrey says the Human Genome Project hasn't delivered on promised results.
Researchers explore a possible genetic cause for some cases of sudden infant death syndrome, KOMO News reports.