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The center will feature five Illumina NovaSeq 6000 gene sequencing systems and offer services to academic and corporate researchers.

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.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.