Close Menu

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – An international research team led by investigators at DeCode Genetics has used whole-genome sequence and array data from the Icelandic population to track down new variants associated with gout and with the elevated uric acid levels in the blood that contribute to the inflammatory arthritis condition.

To read the full story....

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

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

Don't have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Register for Free.

A new blood test might be able to detect the presence of some 50 cancers, according to New Scientist.

Undark looks into how coronavirus-related shutdowns are affecting field researchers.

In PNAS this week: strategies to design DNA oligonucleotide probes for bacteria, Vibrio cholerae evolution in Haiti, and more.

NPR reports that graduate students in the US are helping with SARS-CoV-2 testing.