Using array-based miRNA profiles for individuals treated for prostate cancer, researchers identified 37 miRNA with differential expression in cases with recurrence.
In PLOS this week: root-knot nematode sequencing study, somatic mutations linked to uveal melanoma, and more.
In PLOS this week: RNA-directed DNA methylation in Arabidopsis, TLR5 variants linked to melioidosis survival, and more.
Researchers have developed a spit-based miRNA test to gauge concussion duration in children, NPR reports.
The company said that given recent debt restructuring efforts and certain regulatory and payor approvals of its products, it's on track for a strong 2017.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: isomiR-based cancer classifier, map of VjbR binding in Brucella, and more.
The developers said such a signature could help triage people exposed to radiation through war, a terrorist attack, or an industrial accident.
In Science this week: DNA Fountain for storing data in DNA, and more.
The collaborators are developing tests for rectal cancer based on microRNA and messenger RNA signatures.
In Science this week: deletion of one microRNA allows pluripotent stem cells to form embryonic and non-embryonic lineages, and more.
Two new Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology studies have largely reproduced the original findings, ScienceInsider reports.
DNA fingerprinting could catch some sample mix-ups at pathology labs, the New York Times says.
A Maryland police department has turned to DNA phenotyping to develop a suspect sketch, WJLA reports.
In Cell this week: DNA methylation and T cell exhaustion, longevity in C. elegans, and more.