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A team of researchers has characterized the mutations commonly found in liver cancer, and suggests that the disease may be genomically heterogeneous.

Through a genome-wide association study, a team of researchers from Riken uncovered three loci linked to peripheral artery disease susceptibility.

Two new studies appearing in Nature fail to replicate the findings of the discredited STAP papers.

New Strategy at Riken

The new Riken president outlines some of his plans for the institute.

The new Riken president plans to implement changes to prevent research misconduct.

Under the agreement, iPathwayGuide will be a "featured informatics solution" for Riken-Genesis' customers, Advaita said.

The president of Riken, Ryoji Noyori, is to step down by the end of the month.

The research provided novel insights into some well-known antibiotic resistance-related genes and implicated some less-characterized genes in the development of resistance.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A trio of papers in Nature Genetics describe findings from genomic studies of an ovarian cancer called small cell carcinoma of the ovary, hypercalcemic type, that implicate mutations in the SMARCA4 gene in the development of the disease.

Researchers at the RIKEN Center for Life Science Technology have published a paper in Nature Biotechnology that describes Z


In PLOS this week: role for Notch signaling in congenital heart disease, sciatica risk variants, and more.

Researchers in China have used the CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing approach to alter the length of hair fibers in cashmere goats.

According to ScienceInsider, the Scripps Research Institute and the California Institute for Biomedical Research are merging.

National Cancer Institute researchers didn't report severe adverse events to Food and Drug Administration in a timely manner, the Wall Street Journal reports.