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.
360Dx reports that the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services would cover next-generation sequencing-based cancer panel tests.
The Washington Post reports that a meteorologist is being considered as presidential science and technology advisor.
In PNAS this week: precision medicine strategy to screen for disease risk, genome evolution in Haemophilus influenzae, and more.
Researchers have developed a PCR-based assay to gauge whether manatees are present in waters.