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Researchers compared three open source annotation tools, and also looked at correspondence with public databases, identifying a number of stumbling blocks.

The so-called Genome Browser in the Cloud offers the same capabilities as the web-based version of the resource but is easier to install.

The combined products will provide customers with a comprehensive solution for managing next-generation sequencing workflows in the lab.

The company purchased Tute in a stock-based transaction that closed last month.

The platform features a more comprehensive list of pipelines, simplifies data movement and flow, and reduces analysis times.

HUG's genetic medicine arm will use Saphetor's software and variant knowledgebase in clinical projects focused on developmental and neurological disorders.

Early backers can get their genome or exome sequenced at discounted rates of $999 and $399, respectively, limited to the first 10 and 50 users in each case.

The company is currently testing two versions of the software, one for clinical and one for research use, in an early-access program.

The high-quality assembly contains clues to carotenoid pigment accumulation and past evolutionary events in the carrot-containing euasterid II clade.

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In Science this week: intellectual property landscape of CRISPR genome editing, and more.

A researcher has been convicted of conspiring to steal genetically engineered rice, Reuters reports.

Harvard Medical School's George Church says a woolly mammoth-elephant hybrid is only a few years away, according to the New Scientist.

Intel is ending its sponsorship of the International Science and Engineering Fair, the New York Times reports.