The funding will support the creation of a genomics research consortium of Australian academic and government research organizations.
The effort has provided a comprehensive view of the toxin proteins involved in the sting of these dangerous jellyfish, which is now being used to identify targets for inhibitory drugs.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Nextcode Health officially launched today, saying it has licensed technology developed by Decode Genetics that it will use to accelerate the diagnosis of cancer through sequencing-based data.
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The Australian Cancer Research Foundation has funded new centers for cancer epigenetics and cancer genomics in Queensland.
The National Health and Medical Research Council has awarded $38.8 million to fund genomics, molecular biology, and other approaches for studies of cancer and other diseases.
Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.
India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.
A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.
In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.