By developing a tomato pan-genome, Boyce Thompson Institute researchers uncovered a rare flavor-linked allele that may have undergone selection during domestication.
In PNAS this week: differential gene expression predictor, clonal evolution dynamics in colorectal cancer, and more.
Early-access users have used IDT's rhAmpSeq technology to create genetic marker maps for plants and to validate off target events in gene editing.
In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.
In Nature this week: genomic analysis of Aspergillus, atlas of genetic associations in the UK Biobank, and more.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: Pseudomonas aeruginosa reference database, online catalog of genomic regions under selection in humans, and more.
Using a microfluidics-based single-cell isoform RNA-seq approach, researchers clustered cerebellar cells and saw isoforms with cell type-specific expression.
In Nature this week: gene editing for tomato domestication, genome assemblies of inbred mouse strains, and more.
The university is arguing that the judge had no basis to compel arbitration of what Cornell is claiming is a fraudulent settlement.
Cornell claims that it was fraudulently induced into settling a patent-infringement lawsuit it filed with Life Tech against Illumina.
The US Department of Justice has proposed a rule change to enable DNA to be collected from migrants, the Associated Press reports.
Bernard Fisher, a surgeon who changed how breast cancer is treated, has died at 101, the New York Times reports.
A Washington Post columnist writes that she is skeptical about DNA-based diets.
In PNAS this week: recurrent inactivation of DEPDC5 in gastrointestinal stromal tumors, taxonomic reliability of GenBank sequences, and more.