The companies will combine their respective technologies to offer genomic services for the plant and animal breeding sectors.
Researchers focused in on strong candidate genes in schizophrenia with brain anatomy, brain activity, and behavioral screens on a large set of zebrafish mutants.
Edmonton-based Delta Genomics Centre becomes Neogen's fifth animal genomics laboratory, joining ones in Australia, Brazil, Scotland, and the US.
While canine genetic testing providers bemoan a lack of quality standards, they disagree on what specific rules labs should follow.
In PLOS this week: sequencing of Chardonnay clones, high-density peach tree genetic map, and more.
Researchers examine the genetic makeup of dogs at animal shelters in Arizona and California and how well that matches with what breeds shelters say a dog may be.
In PNAS this week: improved blood-based nasopharyngeal carcinoma screening, ray-finned fish phylogeny, and more.
Researchers genotyped Y chromosome markers in almost 100 ancient horse DNA samples spanning 5,000 years.
Mars Petcare's genetic testing unit and Genoscoper had been collaborating since 2015 to discover new genetic health markers for companion animals.
A growing number of companies are offering canine DNA tests for breed identification, genetic disease mutations, and traits.
A New Zealand minister says the country's genetic modification laws need to be re-examined to help combat climate change, the New Zealand Herald reports.
A new analysis finds some cancers receive more nonprofit dollars than others.
An Australian mother's conviction in the deaths of her children may be re-examined after finding that two of the children carried a cardiac arrhythmia-linked gene variant.
In Science this week: comparative analysis of sex differences in mammal gene expression, and more.