In PLOS this week: ramifications of multi-nucleotide de novo mutations, circulating microRNAs and atrial fibrillation, and more.
The partners aim to identify a microRNA-based signature that can predict lung cancer patient response to Bristol-Myers Squibb's immunotherapy Opdivo.
In PLOS this week: methylation in human gametes, microRNAs linked to kidney damage in lupus patients, and more.
Researchers in the US and Ukraine built a microRNA-based classifier to categorize infants as affected or unaffected.
In PNAS this week: miR-515 levels higher in women with preeclampsia, horizontal gene transfer in parasitic plants, and more.
The funding will be used to further develop the firm's library construction approach and broaden utility for its small-RNA sequencing platform.
California researchers screened some 850 miRNAs to uncover one that inhibits growth in cancer cells with KRAS mutations, which are linked to poor survival.
In PLOS this week: genetic networks involved in antibiotic sensitivity, syphilis pathogen proteome, and more.
Researchers from Northwestern University uncovered five circulating microRNAs that differentiate patients with very high- and low-risk prostate cancer.
In Nature this week: whole-genome sequencing of plasma DNA to study cancer gene expression, and more.
A new analysis finds that nearly half the late-stage clinical trials sponsored by a US National Cancer Institute program influence patient care.
Technology Review reports that sickle cell patients are optimistic about gene editing to treat their disease, but are worried about how available it will be.
The owner of the GEDmatch website tells CBS12 he is considering charging law enforcement a fee to use the site.
In Nature this week: babies born by caesarean section are more likely to have altered gut microbiota profiles, and more.