Two independent teams described potential roles for gut microbes, and the compounds they produce, in schizophrenia, depression, and mental quality of life.
UCSD plans to expand the Metabolomics Workbench to include a wide range of clinical trials data including demographics and trial protocols.
Using samples from obese women with hepatic steatosis, investigators uncovered ties between the condition, gut microbes, metabolites, and liver gene expression.
Multi-Omics Factor Analysis looks for underlying causes of tumor variations by parsing and weighting genomic, epigenomic, transcriptomic, proteomic, and metabolomic data.
Elucidata, which makes software to support drug discovery, recently released a metabolomics analysis platform that includes machine learning technology.
Researchers described diet-related patterns of gut microbial diversity, microbiome ties to psychiatric disease, and more.
In PLOS this week, new genes associated with prostate cancer risk, genetic patterns in M. bovis, and more.
The companies will integrate Agilent's Seahorse XFe96/XFe24 Analyzers with BioTek's Cytation 1 Cell Imaging Multi-Mode Reader.
In PNAS this week: genetic diversity of MERS in African camels, centromere evolution in Cryptococcus, and more.
In PLOS this week: metabolite profiles of typhoid fever, shifts in cell-free DNA levels following exercise, and more.
The long-running Framingham Heart Study has received a $38 million grant, according to the Boston Globe.
A Stanford University investigation finds that its researchers did not take part in He Jiankui's work to develop gene-edited infants.
Retraction Watch reports that two researchers had both a Science and a Nature paper retracted last week.
In Genome Biology this week: genomic sequencing of milkweed bug, benchmark comparison of single-cell RNA sequencing platforms, and more.