miRNA target identification

The company is marketing the technology as the Mission Target ID Library, a plasmid-based genome-wide collection of cloned cDNA that enables transcriptome-wide human miRNA and ncRNA gene target identification.

The New York Times reports that as China invests in science, it also is dealing with research fraud.

In PLOS this week: transcriptome study of a cold-tolerant plant, deep sequencing of clinical influenza A samples, and more.

The Atlantic writes that retrotransposons like BovB have proliferated in a number of genomes.

Researchers have sequenced the genome of a man who lived in China some 40,000 years ago, according to UPI.