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.

The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.