The funding will support development of a test for the Zika virus using Ontera's silicon nanopore-based molecular diagnostics platform.
With a large genome-wide association study, researchers identified several significant associations in PDE4B, a gene with expression shifts in brain samples from stressed mice.
The researchers traced the timing of when these clusters developed to the emergence of agriculture in three river valleys.
A LIMS1 gene variant appeared to coincide with increased risk of allograft rejection in kidney transplant recipients.
A pair of new studies evaluated the effectiveness of cytologic and HPV-based testing approaches at varied screening intervals for identifying women at risk of cervical cancer.
Genomic data for almost 300 ancient Eurasian horses points to lost equine lineages, horse relationships that reflect human interactions, and a recent loss in genetic diversity.
The year-old Princess Máxima Center, based in Utrecht, has turned to bioinformatics firm The Hyve to address integration and interoperability issues.
The British molecular diagnostics firm recently completely a redesign of its point-of-care system, called Q-POC, and is planning to seek a CE-IVD mark for the device later this year.
The firms said that HuaSin obtained exclusive rights to develop a fully automated HPV genotyping assay platform that uses Genomica’s technology.
As novel findings emerge from these research efforts, the VA is also contemplating how some of these learnings may be communicated to the participants.
The US Patent and Trademark Office is opening another interference proceeding in the CRISPR patent fight.
There's increasing genetic evidence that a number of ancient hominins may have contributed to the human gene pool, according to Discover's The Crux blog.
The Japan News writes that Japan needs to seize the opportunity to ensure that a wide number of people benefit from personalized cancer treatments.
In Cell this week: messenger RNA expression and translation, RNA localization atlas, and more.