UT Arlington

The grant will help scientists uncover the genomic underpinnings of biodiversity in Africa using high-throughput sequencing and computational biology.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington have received a $600,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to create an interactive database of fruit fly gene expression.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Texas System Board of Regents said late Monday that it has allocated $7.5 million to support the creation of the Institute for Research Technologies at UT Arlington.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Shimadzu Scientific Instruments today announced the opening of the Shimadzu Center for Advanced Analytical Chemistry at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Researchers from the University of Texas at Arlington identified bits of ancient hepadnaviruses in the genomes of zebra finch and a few related bird species.

Helix customers can purchase apps that interpret different aspects of their genome, Technology Review reports.

The New York Times reports that a number of companies and research institutes are pursuing gene therapies.

Salmon with shorter telomeres survive to make the trip back to their river homes, New Scientist reports.

In PLOS this week: vaginal microbiome composition, population patterns of Chagas-carrying Rhodnius ecuadoriensis, and more.