Researchers detected a split between domestic dogs in East Asia and Western Eurasia that happened long after archeology suggests domestication took place.
Researchers discussed using WGS to predict antibacterial resistance, to inform influenza vaccine development, and to diagnose and build drug resistance profiles for tuberculosis.
In Science this week: how Cas9 identifies its target DNA, and more.
Researchers in the UK have developed a faster way to gauge antibiotic resistance from bacterial genomes.
The University of Oxford spinout will use its software to match genotypes and phenotypes in up to 500 genomes in a pilot study on clinical sequencing.
By examining haplotypes, Oxford University-led researchers studied how admixture and linked historical events have shaped the genetic landscape of West Eurasia.
In a paper in Nature Nanotechnology, the scientists demonstrate parallel measurements from many nanopores with single-base resolution, though not yet sequencing.
The CONVERGE consortium has found two loci, including one near a mitochondrial biogenesis gene, that are associated with major depressive disorder.
The partners received £30,000 (about $46,000) in funding from the BBSRC to support their metabolomics data-sharing and analyses activities.
In Nature this week: improved genome inference using population reference graph, and more.
CBS This Morning highlights recent Medicare fraud involving offers of genetic testing.
Researchers find that many cancer drugs in development don't work quite how their developers thought they did, as Discover's D-brief blog reports.
Mariya Gabriel, a Bulgarian politician, is to be the next European Union research commissioner, according to Science.
In Science this week: a survey indicates that US adults are more likely to support the agricultural use of gene drives if they target non-native species and if they are limited, and more.