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.
Lawmakers have asked four direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies to explain their privacy policies and security measures, according to Stat News.
The Trump Administration has proposed a plan to reorganize the federal government, the Washington Post reports.
In Science this week: genetic overlap among many psychiatric disorders, and more.
The Economist writes that an increasing number of scientific journals don't do peer review.