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Researchers trace supposed Yeti samples to Asian black bears and Himalayan brown bears in a new genetic analysis.

The university is looking to hire two new tenure-track faculty members who are expected to provide bioinformatics expertise to researchers at the university and in the Buffalo area.

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NIH Bioinformatics Grants Awarded March 13 — April 8, 2009

Technology Review reports that 2017 was the year of consumer genetic testing and that it could spur new analysis companies.

A phylogenetic analysis indicates two venomous Australian spiders are more closely related than thought, the International Business Times reports.

In Science this week: CRISPR-based approach for recording cellular events, and more.

A new company says it will analyze customers' genes to find them a suitable date, though Smithsonian magazine says the science behind it might be shaky.