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The highest auction bidder will receive a copy of his or her genome sequence, along with a comprehensive interpretation. Two years of analysis update services are also included.
Hagan Bayley, Detlef Weigel, Todd Smith, Michael Sadowsky, Catalina Lopez-Correa, Garry Merry
Three outpatient centers in the San Diego area will offer 23andMe's Personal Genome Service.
BGI-Shenzhen will sequence the genomes of three extreme cold animals, learning their tricks and studying population diversity.
Released earlier this month, the report concluded that Arizona's life-sciences sector can expect another 11 years of steady growth if the state holds back or reverses budget cuts affecting the industry.
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Combimatrix Hires Hovanes as lab director; Stephan joins Mitrionics' SAB; Obama taps Brinkman for DOE Office of Science; and more
The Salk Institute will use the Helmsley Foundation funding to launch the Center for Nutritional Genomics.
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Three genetic testing companies form a coalition to influence how Congress considers genetic privacy, The Hill reports.
University of California, San Diego researchers investigate how skin care products influence the skin microbiome, Scientific American reports.
The Wall Street Journal examines billing codes used by uBiome.
In PNAS this week: links between lung adenocarcinoma and lncRNA, algorithm to impute and cluster Hi-C interaction profiles from single cells, and more.