Using pathway and network analyses, researchers identified overlapping genes and biological processes behind smoking and schizophrenia, including new candidate genes.
A genomic analysis of ependymomas from 42 patients led to nearly 1,700 suspected super enhancers, highlighting potentially targetable genes.
The work offers a proof of concept for the notion that dynamic models of signaling could serve as more effective biomarkers than discrete molecular markers.
The proof-of-principle application suggests networks of microRNA, RNA, and other 'omics data can untangle drug response and more.
The firms are integrating their technology platforms for drug discovery applications.
Webb Miller, Trey Ideker, Patrick Soon-Shiong
Now in its ninth year, the experiment that was the Institute for Systems Biology has become an established research organization known for its focus on translational science.
The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.
In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.
Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.