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In 2015, the iBOL project met its initial milestone of generating barcode sequences for 500,000 animal, plant, and fungal species.

Thermo Fisher Scientific: Applied Biosystems SeqStudio Genetic Analyzer

The SeqStudio instrument, which has a list price of $57,000, uses a click-in cartridge with four capillaries that comes pre-loaded with polymer and buffer.

While molecular testing is now routine in cancer and women's health, for other disease areas, the technology may be overkill, Sundin said. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A team led by researchers from Washington University, Texas A&M University, and the University of Missouri has used comparative genomics to search for genetic signatures associated with biological and behavioral features found in the domestic cat, Felis silvestris c

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A new study suggests related, but previously undescribed, Ranavirus species are wreaking havoc on a range of amphibian hosts in Spain.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Macrogen announced on Monday an agreement to provide its sequencing services to Spain's Vall d'Hebron Research Institute, including those using Illumina's HiSeq X Ten next-generation sequencing system.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In a study appearing online today in Nature, an international team outlined findings from an effort to genomically characterize gibbons, a group of small apes that d

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — While the genetics behind animal domestication are complex and mostly uncharted, researchers have uncovered new evidence that appears to explain some of the genomic transformation of wild rabbits into a variety of tame bunnies.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – In a study published online today in Nature, an international team led by investigators in the US, South Africa, Brazil, and Australia presented initial find

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In Nature Genetics, a Chinese-led team presented findings from a genome sequencing study of the cultivated cotton plant Gossypium arboreum, which is believed to

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An Australian-led team has generated a draft genome assembly of the invasive cane toad in hopes it will help in population control, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.

The New York Times reports that the US Department of Defense has implemented about half the recommendations made to improve safe handling of dangerous agents.

In PLOS this week: approach for teasing out archaic introgression in human genomes, immune transcription features in HCV infection, and more.

Stat News reports that Maryland is promoting itself to the biotech industry with a mobile billboard.