Queen's University Belfast

The genetic evidence supports a link between migrations and important cultural shifts like the emergence of agriculture or metal tools occurring in parallel.

By Justin Petrone
Almac Diagnostics has moved closer to launching its microarray-based test for stage II colorectal cancer recurrence and plans to debut it in the US sometime next year.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Almac today said that it is teaming up with researchers at Queen's University, Belfast to develop pharmacogenomics tests for a variety of cancers.

The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

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 US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.