In Nature this week: methylation analysis methods compared, and more.
In PNAS this week: genetic evidence of sympatric speciation in blind mole rats, Tibetan population history, and more.
Tumor infiltrating cell adoptive cell therapy success in metastatic melanoma patients was associated with DNA methylation and histone acetylation changes.
Researchers used genomic approaches to search for disease clues in purified cells from ileum or colon biopsies of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease patients.
Genomic, transcriptomic, and methylomic data for more than 150 oligodendroglial tumors uncovered three subgroups within a previously defined low-grade glioma subtype.
Researchers have found nearly 175 genomic loci that are differentially methylated in people with schizophrenia.
Initially studying pancreatic tissue, the team also linked their findings to methylation patterns in blood, suggesting the possibility of developing a non-invasive test.
Through a meta-analysis, a consortium linked maternal smoking during pregnancy to differential methylation sites in infant genomes.
Researchers from St. Jude Children's and the German Cancer Research Center used methylation and gene expression analyses to uncover the subtypes.
Vanderbilt University, the University of Colorado at Denver, Partners HealthCare, and the Montreal Heart Institute will use Illumina technology to analyze their biobank samples.
The Hill reports President Donald Trump issued an executive directing federal agencies to cut the number of board and advisory committees they have.
The New York Times reports that researchers are combining tools to more quickly develop crops to feed a growing population and cope with shifting climates.
Scientists in Canada are looking to the UK's plan to sequence children with rare conditions for inspiration, the National Post reports.
In PNAS this week: copy number changes arose during polar bear evolution, genomic and transcriptomic analysis of the Siberian hamster, and more.