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Though they face challenges in sample collection, data analysis and storage, and funding, the EBP researchers are optimistic they will succeed.

An integrated analysis of uterine carcinosarcomas uncovered a range of somatic mutations and shifts in transcription, methylation, and microRNA expression.

International research teams collaborated to create five fully functioning synthetic yeast chromosomes, taking them one step closer to a whole synthetic genome.

Two new studies are exploring genomic features and population variation in the river blindness-causing parasite Onchocerca volvulus.

Researchers are using Bio-Rad's droplet digital PCR technology to validate seven ctDNA biomarkers that may predict melanoma recurrence.

Researchers performed whole-genome sequencing on 93 landraces of African rice and constructed a map of 2.32 million SNPs, which revealed new information on its domestication.

An international team sequenced 182 samples from malaria-infected patients to learn how different parasite strains have been evolving resistance to treatment.

Tumor infiltrating cell adoptive cell therapy success in metastatic melanoma patients was associated with DNA methylation and histone acetylation changes.

A proposal published in Science lays out a vision to drive down the cost of fabricating genomes and accelerate research and innovation in synthetic biology.

Samples from contact lens wearers suggest their eye microbial communities shift to become more similar to skin microbiomes compared to non-contact lens wearers.

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The White House has created a list of cuts, including to the NIH, that could be in a budget bill for this year.

The US National Institutes of Health is to allow applicants to cite preprints just as they would any other research paper, ScienceInsider reports.

Two manuscript pages handwritten by Charles Darwin are going on the auction block, according to the Los Angeles Times.

In PNAS this week: tool to track transcriptome-wide binding, evidence of balancing selection on behavior-linked genes, and more.