Work presented at the Biology of Genomes meeting found that there is no one signature of dysbiosis in the gut microbiome.
The researchers drew on data from ENCODE ChIP-seq, Broad Cmap, BioGrid, and Columbia University Medical Center EMRs at different stages.
By combining genome-wide association and mRNA expression data, a National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-led team uncovered gene networks involved in blood pressure regulation.
By studying gene expression in US Marines, researchers from the US and UK uncovered a role for gene networks involved in innate immune function in PTSD.
Researchers used the algorithm to analyze mutated gene networks in multiple cancers and identify rare somatic mutations in subnetworks of pathways and protein complexes.
Rare gene mutations are guiding the search for drugs to manage chronic pain without opioids, according to CNBC.
The new Francis Crick Institute building can get too noisy for some researchers to concentrate, according to the Guardian.
CBS News reports that there are still many vacancies at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, but that it's uncertain whether they will be filled.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: pipeline to analyze and visualize bacterial genomes, database of global set of human genomes, and more.