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Yakutian horse

Horses in the Siberian Far East appear to have been introduced by the Yakut population within the last several hundred years, adapting to the environment since then.

A team of researchers in China has sequenced the gecko genome, gaining insight into some of its behavioral and physiological traits.

The company was unable to comply with requirements including having a minimum bid price of at least $1 per share and stockholder equity of at least $2.5 million.

A new draft genome sequence for the tardigrade, or water bear, suggests more than 17 percent of the organism's genes were acquired through horizontal gene transfer.

The results could inform diagnosis and treatment for PTSD and PTSD-associated and inflammation-associated disorders.

In PNAS this week: genome sequencing study of Yakutian horses, tardigrade genome, and more.

A guest post at Retraction Watch discusses what funders can do to improve research reproducibility.

Researchers report in Nature this week that farming led to genomic adaptations in humans.

The FDA argues that it needs to evaluate the safety and efficacy of laboratory-developed tests, a proposal that divides Republicans.