The latest research news in genetics and genomics.
So-called DNA microscopy is the latest entrant to the rapidly growing spatial genomics field that combines molecular analysis with imaging.
The researchers found that dark regions impact more than 700 protein-coding genes and also identified a novel mutation in a known Alzheimer's disease gene.
The new grant will be used to conduct whole-exome sequencing on 1,000 children participating in an autism spectrum disorder study for the purposes of biomarker development.
Genome-wide association analyses spanning 26 phenotypes in diverse populations revealed new risk variants and population-specific contributions for known SNPs.
The agreement follows a number of other distribution deals Bioké has signed in recent months including ones with Omni Life Science, Syntec, and Namocell.
James Wyngaarden, the former director of the US National Institutes of Health, has died at 94, according to Duke University School of Medicine.
The Associated Press reports that a state board in Texas has asked ANDE, a maker of rapid DNA machines, to halt its work there.
Researchers find that a 30-year-old skull comes from a narwhal-beluga hybrid, according to Science News.
In Nature this week: study of value diversity in GWAS, Epstein-Barr virus subtypes linked to nasopharyngeal carcinoma risk, and more.
This webinar will outline a project that performs large-scale and integrative single-cell genome and transcriptome profiling of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) cases at diagnosis, during drug treatment, and in case of relapse.