By Matt Jones

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Researchers at the University of British Columbia and the BC Centre for Disease Control have launched a CA$3.2 million (US$3.2 million) project to use metagenomics to develop new ways to monitor watersheds for fecal pollution and E. coli, as well as new tools for tracking the sources of water contamination.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Genome Research this week: multiplex genotyping of germline and somatic short tandem repeats, graph-based regularization, and more.

A lack of funding may lead more than two dozen research facilities in Australia to shut down in three months.

Researchers report that paternally inherited genes are more likely to be expressed in mice.

In PNAS this week: Akt3 amplification in glioma progression, Tibetan Plateau frog genome, and more.