This article was originally published on April 5.

Roche's 454 Life Sciences and NuGen Technologies are collaborating to offer sample preparation and high-throughput sequencing of small and degraded RNA samples, the companies said today.

Under the agreement, the companies will co-promote NuGen's Ovation RNA-Seq system with 454 Life Sciences' GS FLX and GS Junior systems to enable whole-transcriptome profiling of low-abundance samples, the companies said.

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In Nature this week: association between genome-wide homozygosity and traits like height and cognitive ability, improved CRISPR-Cas9 editing, and more.

A survey examines how age, political leanings, and more influence how Americans view certain scientific topics, the Associated Press reports.

A researcher who pleaded guilty to making false statements in research reports has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison and must pay $7.2 million back to the NIH.

The BabySeq project to study the risks and benefits of sequencing newborns is underway.

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This online seminar will outline a recent example of the use of molecular barcoding in combination with next-generation sequencing to detect somatic mosaicism in cancer patients.