North Dakota State University

North Dakota State, UC-Davis, Michigan State, and U of Minnesota won applied genomics stimulus grants.

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Sequencing-Related NSF Grants Awarded Feb. 25 – March 24, 2009

University of California, San Diego, researchers have developed a gene drive to control a fruit-destroying fly.

A new study of a β-thalassemia gene therapy appears promising, according to NPR.

In Nature this week: hair color genes, hybridization between 13-year and 17-year cicadas, and more.

Futurism writes that gene doping could be the next generation of cheating in sports.