The researchers found that genes whose transcription in response to an immune challenge diverged across species also varied between single cells.
Researchers saw frequent somatic mutations in esophageal tissue from nine individuals, including mutations under positive selection in 14 oncogenes.
In combination with other clinical data, the genomic subtypes were able to predict patients' outcomes and could be used to help guide treatments.
A new study suggests that common variants influence neurodevelopmental disorder risk and the way the conditions manifestation themselves.
The VGP released its first 15 high-quality reference genome assemblies today, which are part of the project's first phase to sequence 260 vertebrate genomes.
Researchers were able to estimate the number of active hematopoietic stem cells based on the number of somatic mutations present.
The Guardian reports that senior management at the Wellcome Sanger Institute is under investigation after allegations of bullying and discrimination.
The results suggest that some Ewing sarcomas could be detected earlier, when they are easier to treat.
NPR reports on Human Cell Atlas Consortium's effort to catalog all the different cell types within the human body.
By sequencing 72,501 individual kidney cells, researchers saw some shared transcriptional patterns in kidney cancers and developing or adult kidneys.
GenomeWeb reports that Veritas Genetics is suspending its US operations.
A Brazilian-led team of researchers reports it has generated a sugarcane genome assembly that encompasses more than 99 percent of its genome.
Certain plasma proteins could be used to gauge a person's age and whether they are aging well, according to HealthDay News.
In Science this week: approach to measure microRNA targeting efficiency, strategy to conduct high-throughput chemical screens at single-cell resolution, and more.