The researchers said that if confirmed, their findings could be used to design better diagnostics and inform patient treatment.
Hints from living fish and ancient fossils reveal overlap between an enamel-like skin covering called ganoine and the enamel that covers tetrapod animals' teeth.
The present-day Basque population carries genetic patterns resembling those in Iberian farmers related to other early European farmer groups.
Researchers find that sleep loss leads to epigenetic changes affecting circadian clock genes.
Researchers sequenced 120 finches from the Galápagos and Cocos Island to resolve bird phylogeny and explore the genetic basis of fast-evolving features.
The Uppsala University study recommends a targeted sequencing assay as a first-line test to diagnose primary immunodeficiency disorders.
The researchers are also developing the method in tandem with a more extensive pathogen profiling diagnostic platform from Swedish startup Q-linea.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A number of molecular mechanisms have shaped the genomes of East African cichlids and enabled the extensive diversity seen within the fishes' lineage, researchers from the
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A population sequencing study published online this weekend in Nature Genetics suggests the honeybee species Apis mellifera is descended from bees that originate
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The plasma levels of a number of disease biomarkers are influenced by genetic and lifestyle factors, a new study in Nature Communications reported today.
Following its departure from the European Union, the UK is to implement a fast-track visa program aimed at attracting scientific talent to Britain, according to BBC News.
ScienceInsider reports that researchers in Brazil are concerned that a creationist was chosen to run the agency that oversees graduate study programs there.
The Washington Post reports that researchers are quickly analyzing the coronavirus that has been causing illness and sharing their findings.
In PLOS this week: common variant associated with BMI in Arctic populations, analysis of microRNA markers associated with being born small for gestational age, and more.