uBiome Raises $120K in Crowdfunding; 1,000 Participants to Get Microbiomes Sequenced | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – uBiome today announced it has raised more than $120,000 in crowdfunding.

The citizen science effort to map the human microbiome raised the amount with more than 1,000 participants, it said, and exceeded its goal of $100,000.

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.

The Japan Times says regulations are needed to oversee human genome-editing research.

In PNAS this week: mutations linked to nasopharyngeal carcinoma, salivary proteins common among oral squamous cell carcinoma patients, and more.

At Wired, a science journalist discusses her decision not to undergo BRCA testing.

In PLOS this week: molecular surveillance of S. Typhi, genome-wide association study of attention in children, and more.