Researchers plan to develop a device that supports nucleic acid sequencing and protein sequencing using plasmonic nanostructures.
Using data from more than 800 colorectal cancer samples, researchers concluded that features in the microenvironment may protect against metastasis.
Genome sequencing on Penicillim roqueforti, P. camemberti, and related fungi point to a role for horizontal gene transfer in fungal 'domestication' for cheese production.
David Silver, Jan Bouten
David Silver joins Transfer Technology International's SAB
In PLOS this week: genetic study of breast cancer in Egyptian families, mutations linked to cleft lip and palate, and more.
Council Bluffs, Iowa, schools are encouraging more girls to pursue STEM courses, according to the Associated Press.
Because of new open-access requirements, Gates Foundation-funded researchers can't publish in some top journals, Nature News reports.
In Science this week: deletion of one microRNA allows pluripotent stem cells to form embryonic and non-embryonic lineages, and more.