Researchers isolate DNA from a 170,000-year-old Neanderthal skeleton.
QDx will develop, market, and process the QPredict Prostate Mitomic Test, which will be based on Mitomics' flagship mitochondrial DNA-based prostate cancer diagnostic.
A new grant program aims to fund research that will study mitochondrial genomes for their potential uses in diagnosing, identifying, and monitoring cancer.
The institute seeks to fund researchers who will study biomarkers that could detect mitochondrial dysfunction and its links to environmental stressors and exposures.
Mitomics, formerly called Genesis Genomics, is set to launch its first mitochondrial genomics-based test, for prostate cancer as it moves from an R&D shop to a commercial entity.
23andMe has a holiday popup shop at a mall and could open additional stores, Bloomberg reports.
By studying koalas and a retrovirus that infects them, researchers may have uncovered a new sort of 'immune response' that occurs at the genomic level, Agence France Presse reports.
NPR reports that the first person in the US given a gene editing-based therapy for a genetic disorder is heading home.
In Science this week: ancient genomes reveal social inequality within individual households, new method for quantifying genetic variation in gene dosage, and more.