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DiaCarta scientists will partner with the University of Florida Health Cancer Center to analyze blood samples from up to 500 cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: Huntington's disease modifiers, possible new Chikungunya virus subgroup, and more.

The funding will support research examining the epigenomic effects of social experiences and how they relate to health disparities.

Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory are among those pushing ion mobility spectrometry as a tool to boost complex biological sample analysis.

The organizations in the consortium will identify, characterize, and catalog human biological molecules affected by physical activity in volunteer biosamples.

When refrigerated, tomatoes' flavor metabolome and transcriptome change, a PNAS study finds.

Researchers have discovered four new proteins that contribute to disease progression in Huntington's Disease. 

The funding will support work identifying the mechanisms underlying the differential responses among pediatric and adult ALL patients to therapy.

A study has demonstrated why dosing algorithms for warfarin have performed poorly in patients with African ancestry, especially in recent randomized clinical trials.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — By analyzing the genomes of a number of citrus crops, researchers from the US Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute, the University of Florida, and elsewhere pieced together the complex and interwoven admixture events leading to the domestication of various fruits.

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A genome-wide association study highlights a potential role for hair follicles in acne risk, according to New Scientist.

Newsday reports that breast cancer genetic testing guidelines for are out of date and may miss individuals.

In Cell this week: gene editing-based strategy to screen for immune system regulators, ancient plague patterns, and more.

Publication of He Jiankui's work on gene-edited infants would raise ethical concerns for journals, Wired and others report.