By scrutinizing more than 30,000 samples over dozens of studies, the team is exploring the genetics of transplantation complications.
A chromosome 4 locus near glycophorin-coding genes appears to decrease the risk of severe malaria in African children, particularly those from East Africa.
CBC also recently achieved ISO DIN/EN 17025:2005 accreditation for the extraction of total RNA from body fluids and the analysis of microRNA and mRNA.
A University of Cambridge-led team analyzed the genomes of nearly 70,000 women to link some 40 regions of the genome to a woman's age at menopause.
Data for tens of thousands of UK Biobank participants revealed an overlapping set of variants involved in airflow obstruction in heavy and never smokers.
In Science this week: certain genes repressed during memory formation, analysis of genomes from single neurons, and more.
NASA plans to test whether DNA sequencing studies can be conducted in microgravity.
Congress passes a continuing resolution to keep the US federal government funded through mid-December.
The Human Genome Project was launched 25 years ago, and at Nature, Francis Collins, James Watson, and Eric Green look back at the lessons learned.