In PNAS this week: TP53-linked lncRNA inactivated in some cancers, genetic architecture in Arabidopsis hybrids, and more.
In Nature this week: Cardamine hirsute reference genome, CRISPR screen for lncRNAs, and more.
Using two guide RNAs to excise chunks of the genome, an international team identified lncRNAs essential and inhibitory to human cancer cell line proliferation.
In PNAS this week: miR-515 levels higher in women with preeclampsia, horizontal gene transfer in parasitic plants, and more.
The research could contribute to understanding genes in the crop involved with disease resistance, drought tolerance, and reproduction.
In Genome Biology this week: inter-individual variability of long non-coding RNAs, computational approach for removing low-quality cells from single-cell analyses, and more.
In Science this week: erratum to Eurasian admixture in African report, and more.
Researchers have found that some lncRNAs might be highly conserved, the New York Times reports.
In Cell this week: changes to a gene regulatory region led to human foot form, long non-coding RNA NORAD contributes to genomic stability, and more.
Isis will provide Biogazelle with access to its antisense platform for the large-scale validation of therapeutic lncRNA targets from Biogazelle's target identification pipeline.
Sequencing of a 10,000-year-old mummy leads to its repatriation to the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe, Nature News reports.
The final text of the bill to reauthorize the America COMPETES Act might smooth over the differences between NSF and the House science committee, ScienceInsider says.
Four Republican lawmakers urge President-elect Donald Trump to keep Francis Collins as NIH director, Stat News reports.
In Genome Research this week: Platinum variant catalog, algorithmic strategy for upgrading fragmented assemblies, and more.