A genomic analysis of ependymomas from 42 patients led to nearly 1,700 suspected super enhancers, highlighting potentially targetable genes.
Mount Sinai researchers have developed a metagenomic method based on PacBio sequencing that uses methylation patterns to identify species and their associated plasmids.
The firm has been developing several new tests that are based on its ADAPT aptamer profiling technology.
In PLOS this week: genetic variants associated with HIV infection risk, protein biomarkers of schistosomiasis, and more.
Many molecularly distinct subgroups emerged from a meta-analysis bringing together more than 1,000 high-grade glioma or diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma cases.
In Genome Biology this week: heritable DNA methylation in Arabidopsis, genetic networks linked to agronomical traits in soybean, and more.
Using data for 34 individuals, researchers tallied human DNA methylation variation across Yakut, Cambodian, Pathan, Mozabite, and Mayan populations.
The Washington State University and the University of Utah researchers said epigenetic variation may contribute to environmental adaptation in the birds.
When investigators retraced recurrent mutations, expression changes, and methylation shifts in hundreds of Wilms tumor case, they identified two main pathways.
The Belgian company recently received €3.6 million to develop the signature into a clinical test within the next three years.
CBS This Morning highlights recent Medicare fraud involving offers of genetic testing.
Researchers find that many cancer drugs in development don't work quite how their developers thought they did, as Discover's D-brief blog reports.
Mariya Gabriel, a Bulgarian politician, is to be the next European Union research commissioner, according to Science.
In Science this week: a survey indicates that US adults are more likely to support the agricultural use of gene drives if they target non-native species and if they are limited, and more.