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Researchers from the University of Laval demonstrated the advantages and trade-offs of a handful of genotyping-by-sequencing pipelines. 

Results from the Rheumatoid Arthritis Responder Dream Challenge did not support the use of common SNP data to improve treatment response prediction models.

The company recently released an RUO RNA extraction kit, and plans to launch a liquid biopsy pan-cancer test and disease-specific NGS panels later this year.

The program is specifically geared toward graduate students from underrepresented and minority groups.

Proponents believe the Million European Genomes Alliance will spur research, stimulate the life sciences economy, and ultimately improve clinical care.

Bioinformatics system architecture with data and process integration
Systems and methods for genomic variant annotation
Imaging mass spectrometric data processing method and imaging mass spectrometer
Cell feature-based automatic circulating tumor cell detection
Mircofluidic cell culture systems

A gene-editing ban has been interpreted to include mitochondrial transfer, Technology Review reports.

In Science this week: role for epigenetic in neuronal excitability, and more.

The new Office of Research Integrity director is grappling with complaints from her staff, according to ScienceInsider.

Italian researchers link SNPs in the PDSS2 gene to coffee consumption in a new paper.