Harvard Medical School's George Church says a woolly mammoth-elephant hybrid is only a few years away, according to the New Scientist.
Two studies described de novo gene mutations involved in autism spectrum disorder and other neurodevelopmental conditions, while weeding out unrelated changes.
Researchers identified mutations present prior to allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation that coincided with MDS survival and relapse.
In Cell this week: essential genes in AML, indel hotspots affect certain genes in cancer, and more.
The company is preparing a blood-based test for early-stage pancreatic cancer that it hopes to have on the market by 2019.
The funding will, in part, support efforts to expand the project's catalog of functional elements and understand their roles in different contexts.
Researchers fear the executive order will have long-lasting effects on the US' ability to recruit top talent, and will make the country less attractive as an international conference venue.
The results of the Harvard-led study suggest that the immune system struggles to infiltrate and attack tumors with more aneuploidy.
The study suggests that modern human populations split into an eastern and a western group some 45,000 years ago, not long after the main out-of-Africa migration.
In PNAS this week: genetic variants linked to response to food ads, effects of MECP2 mutations in Rett syndrome, and more.
In Science this week: intellectual property landscape of CRISPR genome editing, and more.
A researcher has been convicted of conspiring to steal genetically engineered rice, Reuters reports.
Intel is ending its sponsorship of the International Science and Engineering Fair, the New York Times reports.