At ASHG, researchers showed why they're moving away from limited, linear human reference genome representations and towards a more inclusive future.
A new study in Science used allele-specific expression data to find candidate genes that may have contributed to mendelian muscle disease in patients.
The researchers said the test performed well in distinguishing patients with or without complications and proved itself better than frequently used clinical variables.
Tempus Labs researchers said they could match more than 40 percent of patients to a targeted treatment and 77 percent of patients to a relevant clinical trial.
The WGS analysis placed the triple-negative breast cancers into three groups, each of which had different treatment responses and prognoses.
New research shows that scientists need to do a better job of including a wider diversity of African genomes in their analyses, STAT says.
A new paper in Science shows that men are still winning a large majority of the most sought-after NIH grants.
Nature Research and the Estée Lauder Companies are awarding efforts to encourage girls to pursue careers in the STEM fields.
In Science this week: beneficial genetic variants inherited from archaic Neanderthal and Denisovan hominins, and more.