The researchers said their method for mapping genetic interactions can serve as a blueprint for mapping the genetic landscape of human cells.
One study characterized an allele linked to aggressive prostate cancer, while the other explored the range of structural variations within metastatic disease.
CNBC reports that there are thousands of genetic tests available for consumers to chose between.
Researchers have developed a way to quickly edit white blood cells, according to the New York Times.
Researchers characterized genetic, transcriptomic, and clinical features in advanced prostate cancers that emerged from treatment.
New genetic studies are providing insights into the molecular changes that occur as benign moles transition to melanoma and spread to other parts of the body by metastasis.
Researchers reported that natural killer cells produce a cytokine that recruits stimulatory dendritic cells to the tumor to boost patients' response to T-cell-based immunotherapies.
With panel sequencing data for more than 143,000 individuals, researchers characterized intragenic copy number variants in hundreds of monogenic disease genes.
Researchers treated a fetus with a severe genetic disorder while still in the womb, according to the New York Times.
Doctors and patients are still trying to figure out what role at-home genetic testing should play in healthcare, Newsweek says.
The former commissioner of the FDA has returned to the venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates as a special partner on the healthcare investment team.
Astronauts have edited yeast genes on the International Space Station in an experiment designed to show how cells repair themselves in space.
Emory University has found that two of its researchers failed to divulge they had received funds from China, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
In Science this week: influence of the nuclear genome on human mitochondrial DNA, and more.