The prospective analysis suggests that the approach could help clinicians identify patients at risk of a stroke who could benefit from anticoagulant treatment.
Scripps researchers estimate that there could have been as many as 30 different introductions of the Zika virus into Florida, Medscape Medical News says.
Researchers found evidence that mutations and age-related methylation signatures tend to persist in induced pluripotent stem cells from the elderly.
Investigators plan to expand the program nationwide, with the hope that it can help guide care for living family members and further understanding of causal diseases.
A molecular autopsy has aided a woman's search for why sudden cardiac death has stalked her family, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Genome sequences for 600 disease-free individuals over 80 years old suggest protective variants related to cognition may mitigate disease and boost healthspan.
The company said it has enlisted 23 academic and medical institutions to supply patient samples that will support the validation and launch of its tests.
The study will screen patients using a combination of genotyping and wireless sensors to develop a better diagnostic method.
The price of WGS is at that "magic number" everyone has been waiting for, but is it enough to take genomics mainstream?
The goal of the Molecular Autopsy study is to identify genes that are associated with sudden death and previously unrecognized genetic mechanisms for the cases.
Berkeley researchers have engineered yeast to make the molecule behind the hoppy taste of beer, Quartz reports.
King's College London researchers examine the influence of school type and genetics on academic achievement.
FiveThirtyEight writes that most who take a direct-to-consumer BRCA1/2 genetic test won't learn much from it.
In Science this week: early life experience influence somatic variation in the genome, and more.