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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.

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Alnylam's RNAi-based therapy Onpattro, according to Stat News.

Harvard Medical School's Seth Cassel and Cigall Kadoch argue in a Baltimore Sun op-ed that the recent TAILORx trial shows the potential of genomic-based medicine.

Researchers in the UK are working on using gene drives to control malaria-carrying mosquitoes, the Telegraph reports.

In PLOS this week: genetic architecture mediating gene expression, metabolomic patterns in multiple myeloma, and more.