Roughly one-third of castration-resistant prostate cancer cases appear to involve rearrangements affecting the androgen receptor gene.
The University of Minnesota's Shilpa Gupta will work with Biocept on a study aimed at providing clinical support for the use of the firm's PD-L1 and AR tests.
CRISPR is the paradigm now in research applications, but companies with IP rights to TALENs and zinc finger nucleases are pushing forward with those technologies.
A group from the University of Minnesota found that quantitative and qualitative errors in NGS library prep could be eliminated by changing four parameters in a common workflow.
The researchers have received $2 million to support three years of study and the production of legal guidelines for translating genomic medicine into clinical applications.
The researchers will receive $2 million over three years to study the legalities of translating genomic medicine into clinical applications.
A draft guidance issued by the US Food and Drug Administration regarding fecal microbiota transplants may affect how stool banks operate.
Researchers assessed similarities and differences in the gut microbes of BaAka hunter-gatherers and Bantu agriculturists in the Central African Republic.
Wolf and colleagues recently published a series of articles that included recommendations on how and when to share genomic data with research subjects' relatives.
Using a combination of approaches, researchers characterized influenza A viruses at two live animal swine markets in Minnesota.
Sequencing of a 10,000-year-old mummy leads to its repatriation to the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe, Nature News reports.
The final text of the bill to reauthorize the America COMPETES Act might smooth over the differences between NSF and the House science committee, ScienceInsider says.
Four Republican lawmakers urge President-elect Donald Trump to keep Francis Collins as NIH director, Stat News reports.
In Genome Research this week: Platinum variant catalog, algorithmic strategy for upgrading fragmented assemblies, and more.