Using CNV profiles for more than 40,000 individuals with or without schizophrenia, researchers got a refined look at gains and losses linked to the condition.
A study by researchers in Austria suggests read depth patterns upstream of transcription start sites can provide clues to gene expression.
A re-analysis of non-invasive prenatal testing data from CARE found fewer false-positive cases caused by maternal copy number variants and other factors.
Three duplications appear to affect HOXB8 expression levels in the facial skin of chickens to give them a bearded look, researchers have found.
In Genome Research this week: transcriptomic analysis of the Venus flytrap, SMASH approach for CNV analysis, and more.
The scientists believe they have created a more accurate way to detect mutations that often lead to hereditary colorectal cancer.
In Genome Research this week: resistance-linked CNVs in Aedes aegypti, genetic study of canine transmissible venereal tumor, and more.
Researchers from the University of Washington and elsewhere scrutinized duplication and deletion profiles in individuals from 125 human populations.
Using chromosomal microarrays, a Columbia University Medical Center-led team identified large genomic imbalances in pediatric chronic kidney disease, linking them to other disorders.
The research may prove relevant to understanding human diversity as well as the genetic underpinning of certain CNV-related disorders.
The Wall Street Journal reports that National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins' response to contamination concerns at the agency might have delayed care.
The final revision of the Common Rule doesn't include the proposed change requiring consent for leftover biospecimens.
The first Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology papers show mixed results.
In Nature this week: mobile phone-based targeted DNA sequencing, and more.