Given the high yield of miRNA markers they were able to isolate, the researchers believe the approach could be commercialized for routine cancer testing.
Yale researchers found numerous mRNAs and miRNAs that were differentially expressed in humans, including ones linked to cognition and behavior.
Pennsylvania State University researchers found that salivary microRNAs could predict which kids would have longer concussion symptoms, according to NPR.
The Singapore-based firm has established a US subsidiary and named distributors to sell its products across Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.
In PLOS this week: genomic analysis of honeybee disease, microRNA profiles of people with lupus nephritis, and more.
In Genome Research this week: approach for profiling complex genomic rearrangements, sex-biased microRNA expression, and more.
In PLOS this week: gene flow patterns in common ash, guidelines for using morpholinos in zebrafish, and more.
In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.
In Genome Biology this week: heritable DNA methylation in Arabidopsis, genetic networks linked to agronomical traits in soybean, and more.
A new analysis hints that adenocarcinomas or squamous cell carcinomas may have certain overlapping expression patterns, regardless of the tissue of origin.
23andMe and Airbnb have partnered to offer "heritage travel," according to Venture Beat.
China may include regulations protecting genes and embryos in its update of its civil code, Nature News reports.
In Nature this week: exome sequence analysis of individuals with type 2 diabetes, genomic prediction of maize yield across environments, and more.
NPR reports on efforts to engineer bacteriophages to destroy antibiotic-resistance bacteria.