The companies will integrate Cambridge's TrueMethyl technology for oxidative bisulfite sequencing with NuGen's sequencing library preparation kits.
Investigators identified changes in methylation at neurobiology-related genes when comparing blood methylation in twin pairs discordant for ALS.
In Cell this week: DNA methylation and T cell exhaustion, longevity in C. elegans, and more.
Results from up to eight stages of mouse or human retina development highlight the importance of histone modifications and other epigenetic shifts during differentiation.
In Genome Biology this week: methylation-based predictor of age in mice, population genetics of the common bean, and more.
In PNAS this week: effects of activating KRAS mutations in lung adenocarcinoma, stranded bisulfite sequencing method, and more.
The University of California, Los Angeles-led team said the approach outperformed two established classification methods.
In PNAS this week: transcriptional patterns in breast cancer cell lines, study of non-CG methylation, and more.
Researchers showed in a new study that patterns of methylation co-occuring at different sites could help distinguish cancer DNA in the blood, and mark its original source in body.
An epigenetic analysis showed that the tumors all shared a certain DNA methylation signature, but that methylation patterns varied between samples.
Labs in the US and South Korea are hoping to bring the woolly mammoth back from beyond extinction, Newsweek writes.
Geneticist Adam Rutherford speaks with National Geographic about paleogenetics, race, and more.
Researchers link genetic links between education and smoking and longevity.
In PNAS this week: influence of gene environment interactions on polygenic traits, epigenetic features affecting fruit fly foraging, and more.