In a colon cancer model, researchers saw transcriptional changes and population expansions in some checkpoint receptor-negative tumor-infiltrating T cells.
BabySeq Project researchers reported that genomic sequencing could find even healthy newborns who are at risk of developing childhood-onset conditions.
In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.
The funding is being provided to a number of early-career investigators and collaborative research groups using genomics and other technologies.
In PNAS this week: artemisinin resistance mutations in malaria parasites, ant-plant interactions over time, and more.
Three studies encompassing dozens of ancient genomes are offering a closer look at complex historical population spread in North, Central, and South America.
In Nature this week: machine learning-based method for CRISPR editing, symbiotic genes of Medicago truncatula, and more.
A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.
Researchers in Nigeria and the US sequenced more than 200 Lassa virus samples to find typical environmental transmission patterns.
Retraction Watch's Ivan Oransky and Adam Marcus report that Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital have recommended that more than 30 papers from a former researcher be retracted.
The former commissioner of the FDA has returned to the venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates as a special partner on the healthcare investment team.
Astronauts have edited yeast genes on the International Space Station in an experiment designed to show how cells repair themselves in space.
Emory University has found that two of its researchers failed to divulge they had received funds from China, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
In Science this week: influence of the nuclear genome on human mitochondrial DNA, and more.