University College London researchers sequenced a woman who realized late in life that she could not feel pain, Gizmodo reports.
The partners will develop patient-specific assays based on ArcherDx's anchored multiplex PCR technology to track disease recurrence in lung cancer patients.
Nature News reports that female scientists setting up their first labs tend to have lower salaries and smaller staffs than their male peers.
With RNA sequencing and other data, researchers gauged neoantigen formation, immunoediting, and clonal evolution in non-small cell lung cancers.
Matt Hancock, the UK health secretary, is calling for the swift rollout of predictive genetic tests, the Guardian reports.
In PNAS this week: methanogen ancestry, within-host human cytomegalovirus genetic diversity, and more.
New Scientist reports that 20 percent of human and yeast proteins are uncharacterized.
Researchers traced genomic, epigenomic, and expression features in lung carcinoma in situ cases that regressed or progressed to invasive lung squamous cell carcinomas.
One locus appears to be more common among individuals with Native American or East Asian ancestry and suggests there was convergent evolution of skin color among Eurasians.
A University College London team aims to examine genetic and other factors influencing eating disorder risk, according to the Guardian.
Google's Project Nightingale has collected health information on millions of Americans, according to the Wall Street Journal.
An opinion piece at The Hill criticizes the proposed plan to collect DNA samples from migrants at the US border.
Nature News writes that women in chemistry are less likely to have their manuscripts accepted for publication.
In PNAS this week: tRNA fragment signature for chronic lymphocytic leukemia, genomic sites sensitive to ultraviolet radiation in melanocytes, and more.