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.
A University of California, Los Angeles-led team has found turning off the CCR5 gene could improve recovery after a stroke, according to Scientific American.
South Dakota lawmakers are to weigh a bill aimed at teaching the strengths and weaknesses of scientific concepts, the Associated Press and KEVN-Black Hills Fox report.
In Science this week: the synthetic genetic system hachimoji, and more.
Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will no longer sell machines in China's Xinjiang region, according to the Wall Street Journal.