A genome-wide association study involving more than 52,000 men led to variants linked to male pattern baldness, along with early SNP-based attempts to predict the trait.
The researchers' identity-by-descent approach uncovered immigrant clusters and reflected historical immigration trends.
A small study of Spanish women suggests maternal obesity may influence the genes expressed in placental tissue.
The company said that it can distinguish patients suffering from lupus from those with other autoimmune diseases using its antibody array platform.
The Cognitive Genomics Consortium researchers said their findings could help understand how the brain works at the molecular level.
In PNAS this week: diatom genetic diversity, microfluidic droplet method for single-cell screening, and more.
Scientific publishers are looking into whether artificial intelligence can help the peer-review process, Wired reports.
Researchers are using gene editing to develop more robust livestock and crops, AFP reports.
Researchers rally near the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting in Boston.