Researchers are sampling the wild relatives of modern crops to try to preserve genetic diversity, NPR reports.
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.
ScienceInsider reports that rude and unprofessional paper reviewers are common and can have harmful effects.
The US Senate has confirmed Stephen Hahn as the next commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, according to the New York Times.
CNBC reports Apple is partnering with Color Genomics to offer its employees free DNA screening for disease.
In Science this week: researchers use CRISPR tool to find gut microbiome molecules involved in immunity, and more.