The new test distinguishes Zika from other viruses in mosquito vectors and launches during an ongoing outbreak that has prompted new CDC guidelines.
A genome-wide association study of some 89,000 people linked variants in circadian rhythm genes to being a morning person.
Combining PLA and mass cytometry, the method allows simultaneous measurement in the range of 40 to 50 RNAs and proteins in hundreds of thousands of cells.
A type 2 diabetes genome-wide association meta-analysis involving tens of thousands of Japanese individuals uncovered risk loci relevant to other populations.
The company attributed the growth in quarterly revenue to sales of its existing products and early interest in its new single-cell genomics system.
In Science this week: experts say race is not a sufficient proxy for studying human genetic diversity and more.
Technology Review writes that CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing firm Editas' success may hinge on a patent case.
Researchers unearthed a bioinformatics error in the Science paper reporting the first ancient African genome, and the authors are seeking an erratum.
A boy's cystic fibrosis carrier status was revealed by a teacher to the parents of children with CF who then sought the boy's transfer to another school, leading to a lawsuit.