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In PLOS Genetics, researchers from the US, Brazil, and China used a combination of RNA sequencing and chromatin immunoprecipitation sequencing on primary human liver cells to gauge response to metformin, a drug used to treat type 2 diabetes and other conditions.

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The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.

Oxford researchers are turning to virtual reality to visualize genes and regulatory elements, says.

In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.

China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.