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Researchers explored the role of de novo variants and copy number alterations in the disease using new and existing exome sequences for children with Tourette disorder and their parents.

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In PLOS this week: genetic architecture mediating gene expression, metabolomic patterns in multiple myeloma, and more.

As part of the deal, Waters has also placed a Synapt G2-Si mass spec instrument at Purdue University to help advance research applications for DESI.

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In Science this week: genomic investigation of maize's adaption to temperate climates, and more.

The researchers said that they are developing a fiber probe that could generate a Bessel beam that could be inserted into arteries to obtain internal images.

The method uses graphene-coated silica particles fused to complementary RNA to register impedance changes in the presence of viruses.

The system, developed in 2007 as an online portal to access hardware and software for automated metagenome analysis, has strained to meet user demand.

Researchers put together an almost 2-billion-base genome assembly for the deer tick, which can transmit pathogens causing Lyme disease and other conditions.

Array-based gene expression data suggests luminal and basal subtypes present in both human and canine forms of invasive urothelial carcinoma.

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Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports that a preliminary investigation has found He Jiankui performed his gene-editing work illegally.

John Mendelsohn, a former president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has died, the New York Times reports.

Identical twins receive different estimates of ancestry from the same direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms, CBC reports.

In PNAS this week: chromosomal features of maize, adaptations in the vinous-throated parrotbill, and more.