nutrigenomics

The company, still collecting utility data, anticipates that this more complex analysis will lead to better personalization of health and wellness strategies for its clients.

What to Eat?

Fast Company takes a look at startups in the nutrigenomic space that aim to offer personalized diet advice.

A new startup plans to offer personalized, gene-based diet advice, but there's little in the literature to back it up, Vox reports.

Eat Your Genes

The Guardian examines whether genetic information can be used to tailor people's diets.

The firm's approach builds on a pilot study for ISB's 100K Wellness Project, and study participants are invited to become customers.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Metabolomics firm Metabolon and Spain's IMDEA Food today said they are collaborating on projects to develop functional foods and diagnostic tools.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Pathway Genomics today said that Parkway Laboratory Services will offer the firm's Pathway Fit nutrigenetic test in Singapore.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – DNA-based nutrition company GenoVive today announced a deal with Bariatric Support to bring GenoVive's weight loss program to Mexico.

NCI's Nutritional Science Research Group is seeking more information about ways to study genetic variants and bioactives in food for potentially fighting cancer.

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The New York Times reports that as China invests in science, it also is dealing with research fraud.

In PLOS this week: transcriptome study of a cold-tolerant plant, deep sequencing of clinical influenza A samples, and more.

The Atlantic writes that retrotransposons like BovB have proliferated in a number of genomes.

Researchers have sequenced the genome of a man who lived in China some 40,000 years ago, according to UPI.