Researchers identified 20 genes with enhanced or muted expression in blood samples from dengue virus cases that progress to hemorrhagic fever or shock syndrome.
In a new policy paper, investigators outlined existing challenges to public data sharing and touted the benefits of increasing openness before and after publication.
Silicon Valley Startup Jungla has a 10-year vision of its founders to improve large-scale correlation of mutations and disease.
In Nature this week: genomic analysis of the invasive fall webworm, amp of constrained coding regions within the human genome, and more.
In PNAS this week: skin pigmentation evolution among KhoeSan, biomarkers for dengue virus progression, and more.
Perceived genetic risk can affect individuals' physiology more than their actual genetic risk, raising questions about when to disclose such information.
A new analysis finds increased transparency regarding conflicts of interest and funding in recent biomedical journal articles, Nature News reports.
Prospective research suggests DNA and RNA sequencing can reveal pathogen, microbiome, and host expression features to detect lower respiratory tract infections.
Researchers saw changes in gut microbial community membership as populations moved from foraging to short-term or long-term agriculture.
The projects are organized by the Eliminate Cancer Initiative, the National Brain Tumor Society, and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates more people get sick and die from drug-resistant germs than previously thought, the Washington Post reports.
According to the Associated Press, three universities and a healthcare institution are sharing a gift of $1 billion.
New rules seek to limit the type of scientific and medical research that can be used to guide public health regulations, the New York Times reports.
In Nature this week: FreeHi-C approach simulates Hi-C data from interacting genome fragments, and more.