The program will provide two young scientists with funding for independent research as well as resources to help them commercialize their technology.
Epidemiological clues and genotyping data from tens of thousands of individuals with or without Alzheimer's led to an age-specific polygenic risk score.
The gene-gene interactions research could lead to new therapies targeting cells with particular mutations, or combinations of targeted therapies.
The technologies monitor patient response to immunotherapies.
Funded by a $600 million gift, the Biohub will support investigators at three universities as well as two initial internal projects.
The funding will, in part, support efforts to expand the project's catalog of functional elements and understand their roles in different contexts.
Researchers fear the executive order will have long-lasting effects on the US' ability to recruit top talent, and will make the country less attractive as an international conference venue.
A new study from researchers at UCSF and Kaiser Permanente has uncovered a set of genes that appear to regulate natural variations in prostate-specific antigen.
UCSF said that the healthcare computing platform will use deep learning to analyze EHR, omics, wearables, and IoT sensor data.
In Cell this week: strategies for targeting leukemia with MLL translocations, new Perturb-seq approach, and more.
Retraction Watch reports that a paper was pulled because it refers to a gene that doesn't exist in mice.
Researchers were able to generate fertilized northern white rhinoceros eggs, according to Mashable.
Former Orig3n employees raise concerns about its testing at Bloomberg Businessweek.
In PLOS this week: microRNA expression changes in hepatocellular carcinoma, real-time PCR-based approach for diagnosing schistosomiasis, and more.