A team of Austrian scientists used their new screening method to investigate genes and transcription factors regulating T cell receptor signaling.
The researchers will use single-cell genomics and other approaches to generate information that could ultimately be used to diagnose, monitor, and treat disease.
The effort aims to identify a suite of markers that could aid in management of type II diabetes and related conditions like retinopathy and kidney damage.
A team of researchers from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School found that the two proteins appear to have opposing effects.
The funding will support research into the roles Alzheimer's disease-associated genetic variants play in neural cell biology.
In Science this week: gene flow between ancient chimpanzees and bonobos, and more.
A startup wants to match customers to wine based on their DNA and one critic calls the idea 'silly,' Stat News reports.
Researchers trace the origins of brown rats using genetic analysis to China, the New York Times reports.
There are a few projects aimed at addressing the lack of diversity in genomic research, Technology Review reports.