Genome Canada is calling on Canadian research teams to submit proposals for projects in genomics and personalized health as part of a large-scale applied research competition.
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
A group of funders that includes Genome Canada and Saskatchewan are supporting an international wheat genomics project.
Researchers from the University of Lethbridge will develop new strategies to "mitigate the shedding" of E. coli O157:H7 and new compounds to control the pathogen.
The genomics research center will use $4.8 million from the Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency to support bovine and swine genomics projects.
The former commissioner of the FDA has returned to the venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates as a special partner on the healthcare investment team.
Astronauts have edited yeast genes on the International Space Station in an experiment designed to show how cells repair themselves in space.
Emory University has found that two of its researchers failed to divulge they had received funds from China, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
In Science this week: influence of the nuclear genome on human mitochondrial DNA, and more.