At the PAG conference, researchers said they are sequencing 100 tomato genomes in 100 days using Oxford Nanopore's PromethIon and a pipeline for maximizing SV diversity.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has taken away the remaining honorary positions James Watson held, Stat News reports.
In a recent study, a pair of researchers found that CNAs in cancer driver genes are better prognostic markers than mutations in the same genes.
The funding is being provided to a number of early-career investigators and collaborative research groups using genomics and other technologies.
In Nature this week: gene editing for tomato domestication, genome assemblies of inbred mouse strains, and more.
In Genome Research this week: clonal evolution analysis of acute myeloid leukemia, computational pipeline to examine relationships between bacterial pathogens, and more.
The funding from the Mark Foundation for Cancer Research will support an initiative to investigate cancer genomics in ethnically diverse populations.
In Genome Research this week: sequencing method examines proteins parasite uses to evade immune system, L1 insertions in cancer, and more.
In Genome Research this week: inversion variants mapped in human, non-human primate genomes; transcriptome profiling of maize, sorghum; and more.
The company will use the funds to further develop its cloud-based alternative splicing analysis platform for drug discovery.
Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will no longer sell machines in China's Xinjiang region, according to the Wall Street Journal.
New Scientist reports that 20 percent of human and yeast proteins are uncharacterized.
The University of Zurich's Ruedi Aebersold and his colleagues analyzed a dozen HeLa cell lines to find differences in gene expression, protein levels, and more.
In Nature this week: protein-coding variants associated with body-fat distribution, and more.