By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Building on an earlier partnership, BGI and the University of California, Davis today announced a deal to create a sequencing facility at the school.

A facility is being established for immediate use on the UC Davis Health System campus in Sacramento, while a permanent BGI@UC Davis Joint Genome Center encompassing about 10,000 square feet is planned.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

A new study in JAMA finds that genetic tests might not be able to determine what diet is right for someone seeking to lose weight.

A genome-wide association study that linked common genetic variants to salivary gland carcinoma risk has been retracted, according to Retraction Watch.

Vampire bats' ability to live off blood is etched in their genomes and gut microbiomes, the Scientist reports.

In Genome Biology this week: peopling of the Sahara, epigenetic reprogramming analysis of liverwort, and more.