In PLOS this week: signs of positive selection at autism-linked variants, gut microbiome difference between active and sedentary women, and more.
In Science this week: effects of gene duplications, and more.
In Genome Research this week: American alligator genome assembly, microbiome of premature infants, and more.
The collaborators plan to collect samples that will allow them insight into participants' microbiomes in order to understand disease mechanisms over time.
In PLOS this week: nasal microbial communities in asthma patients; sequencing-based way to detect, track schistosomiasis; and more.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: nanopore sequencing workflow to detect antibiotic resistance in gut microbes, TSSPlant tool, and more.
University of Oklahoma researchers are studying the microbiomes of roadkill for natural products, Chemistry World reports.
The integration provides Thermo Fisher's customers with a comprehensive suite of metagenomic analysis and microbial profiling tools.
Changes in the microbiome can help researchers pinpoint time of death, Scientific American reports.
Wired writes that the US National Academies of Science is examining what influences the microbiome of an indoor space.
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.