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.

Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.