The team plans to use the technique to study methylation in colorectal, breast, and endometrial cancers. The long-term goal is to use it to determine how methylation differs among cell types in mixed tissue samples.
Reuters reports that UK researchers are using gene-editing tools to develop flu-resistant chickens.
Nature calls for genomics to become part of the World Health Organization's cholera surveillance approach.
Vox explores a proposal to institute a lottery system to award grant funds.
In Genome Biology this week: gut microbiome study of individuals from Tanzania and Botswana, sixth version of the Network of Cancer Genes database, and more.