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Speakers during a session on research rigor and reproducibility said that cores could help push researchers to adopt practices that improve reproducibility.

As part of the Human Vaccines Project, researchers sequenced samples from three adults and three infants to identify sets of shared and unique circulating B cell receptors.

Nashville Biosciences will offer access to BioVU, Vanderbilt University Medical Center's collection of DNA samples and patient records, through BC Platforms' solution.

In a poster presented at AMIA, just one-third of IGNITE participants had external structured genomic test results in their EHRs to inform clinical decision support.

The new analysis also uncovered knowledge gaps about why people are worried about genetic privacy.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: gene expression and genome structure in Epichloë festucae, statistical framework for quantifying cell population diversity, and more.

Testing Less Likely

Women with breast or ovarian cancer living in medically underserved regions of the US are less likely to get recommended BRCA1 or BRCA2 genetic testing, according to a new study.

Clinicians surveyed for a new study discussed how unvalidated genomic results could affect healthcare workflows and patients.

A TWAS in 229,000 women led to 48 genes with apparent links to breast cancer, serving as fodder for additional pathway and functional analyses.

An association study involving more than 100,000 individuals led to overlapping and distinct variants involved in bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and subtypes of each.

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The New York Times Magazine examines gender discrimination at the Salk Institute.

Science reports that MD Anderson Cancer Center has dismissed three researchers over foreign tie concerns.

A second death in gene therapy trial for type 1 spinal muscular atrophy is under investigation, according to Reuters.

In PLOS this week: antibiotic resistance patterns in Escherichia coli, a dozen genetic loci tied to varicose vein risk, and more.