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The researchers found that 80 percent of pediatric posterior fossa ependymomas have decreased levels of H3K27me3 histone modifications.

The collaboration will develop a clinical framework for deploying the Trovera liquid biopsy tests and general best practices for urine-based liquid biopsies.

The University of Southern California-led team used their assembly to fill in gaps in the human reference genome and also uncovered novel spliced genes.

The scientists were able to edit CCR5, the receptor used by HIV to enter cells, without killing the stem cells.

The company provided updates on its pipeline of NGS cancer assays, including plans to launch a lung cancer fusion panel by the end of this year.

The dispute over the Alzheimer's Disease Collaborative Study may be a sign of things to come, the Wall Street Journal says.

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The University of Southern California lodges a cross-complaint in its legal dispute with the University of California, San Diego, over a large Alzheimer's disease project.

The oncology data warehouse started by the Moffitt Cancer Center and Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center now has nine members.

A tussle over Alzheimer's disease trial data leads to a lawsuit between the University of California, San Diego, and one of its former researchers.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The National Institute of Mental Health has awarded $16 million to support a large-scale, whole-genome sequencing study conducted by the University of Southern California, the University of Michigan, and the Broad Institute examining schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.

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In PNAS this week: genes involved in histone deacetylation in Arabidopsis, effects of pathogenic presenilin-1 mutations, and more.

After a study finds DNA from antibiotic-resistant bacteria in Beijing smog, residents there worry, according to the New York Times.

Canada begins its search for a chief government science advisor, Nature News reports.

A company is using facial recognition tools to identify genetic disorders from pictures, Technology Review reports.