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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.

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.

Retraction Watch's Ivan Oransky and Adam Marcus report that Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital have recommended that more than 30 papers from a former researcher be retracted.

Thomas Steitz, who won the 2009 chemistry Nobel Prize for his ribosome work, has died, the Washington Post reports.

In PLOS this week: mechanisms for genes implicated in coronary artery disease, rumen microbes and host genetics influence cow methane production, and more.