The technique features sequencing-by-ligation and error-correction strategies, and was used to simultaneously map more than 1,000 genes in mouse brain tissue.
The German Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) plans to decide on reimbursement of breast cancer biomarker tests in Q4.
The approach, published this week in Cell Reports, could be used more generally to discover disease genes in other cancer types.
The researchers designed a transcriptome sequencing assay that identifies clinically relevant gene fusions in 541 genes.
The Tel Aviv University researchers still noted some gene expression differences between lung epithelial cells infected with flu and bystander cells.
In a new analysis of the trial, researchers concluded that women over the age of 50 with recurrence scores below 25 appear to see no added benefit from adjuvant chemo.
The genetic risk of schizophrenia is influenced by early-life complications and the placenta differentially expresses these complication-linked genes, a new study says.
The company hopes to replicate its early data in future studies, making a case that better early diagnosis can improve outcomes for patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
Three microRNA that were significantly upregulated in plaques may serve as targets to affect cardiovascular disease development, according to a new study.
The company is expecting that existing users from its technology access program are likely to purchase instruments when they become available later this year.
The Hill reports President Donald Trump issued an executive directing federal agencies to cut the number of board and advisory committees they have.
The New York Times reports that researchers are combining tools to more quickly develop crops to feed a growing population and cope with shifting climates.
Scientists in Canada are looking to the UK's plan to sequence children with rare conditions for inspiration, the National Post reports.
In PNAS this week: copy number changes arose during polar bear evolution, genomic and transcriptomic analysis of the Siberian hamster, and more.