Genome Analysis Centre

After more than two years of development, the British vendor has matched HPC for sequencing alignment accuracy, at far lower power consumption.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers led by a team at the UK's Genome Analysis Centre have been awarded £307,411 ($495,615) to develop computational algorithms that can accurately assemble viral genomes contained within metagenomic samples, TGAC said today.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A number of molecular mechanisms have shaped the genomes of East African cichlids and enabled the extensive diversity seen within the fishes' lineage, researchers from the

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The genomic analysis center will conduct sequencing for food security and animal health.

A genome-wide association study highlights a potential role for hair follicles in acne risk, according to New Scientist.

Newsday reports that breast cancer genetic testing guidelines for are out of date and may miss individuals.

In Cell this week: gene editing-based strategy to screen for immune system regulators, ancient plague patterns, and more.

Publication of He Jiankui's work on gene-edited infants would raise ethical concerns for journals, Wired and others report.