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The researchers identified proteins that the starfish emit when aggregating to reproduce, and could be used to create synthetic chemicals to help capture and eradicate the pest. 

Researchers described the development and testing of layered double hydroxide nanosheets as carriers for RNAi molecules in agriculture.

Researchers at Children's National Health System, Illumina, and the University of Queensland found that exome sequencing solved 42 percent of unresolved cases.

The funding will support the creation of a genomics research consortium of Australian academic and government research organizations.

Researchers from the University of Queensland reported that many independent loci contribute to genetic differences in height and body mass index across European populations.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In Nature Genetics, a Chinese-led team presented findings from a genome sequencing study of the cultivated cotton plant Gossypium arboreum, which is believed to

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies said today that it plans to collaborate with the University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research in Brisbane, Australia in an exome sequencing study of oral cancer patients.

The University of Queensland has won grants funded through the Australian Research Council's 2011 LIEF program toward a protein-peptide sequencing and quantification facility, a mass spectrometry platform, and a liquid chromatography ion trap mass spectrometer.

The deals are with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the University of Queensland in Australia, which have been collaborating with the company on developing vaccines for flu and cancer.

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CNBC reports that Amazon invested in the startup Grail as it sees an opportunity for its cloud computing company in genomics.

Lawrence Krauss writes at Slate that science is needed for good public policy and should not be ignored.

Researchers are working on re-making the yeast genome from scratch, according to the Associated Press.

In Cell this week: functional profiling of Plasmodium genome, a self-inactivating rabies virus, and more.