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The investment bank said that PacBio's SMRT sequencing technology has always been attractive compared to traditional NGS shotgun sequencing.

A new study shows that combining size-based and count-based analysis helps determine whether a copy number aberration originates in the mother, fetus, or both.

Exome sequences and copy number patterns suggest lung adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma are each marked by specific somatic mutations and driver genes.

The high-quality assembly contains clues to carotenoid pigment accumulation and past evolutionary events in the carrot-containing euasterid II clade.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – By tapping pooled, paired-end sequencing data for hundreds of individuals sequenced through the 1000 Genomes Project, a Case Western Reserve University-led team has identified hundreds of relatively common insertion or deletion variants not included in the human reference g

By Andrea Anderson
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A Singapore-led team has identified a germline polymorphism that appears to account for reduced drug response in some East Asian cancer patients treated with tyrosine kinase inhibitors.

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Nature News reports that researchers in Japan hope to soon test the use of reprogrammed stem cells to treat damaged corneas.

A new approach may help limit the number of fish that are mislabeled at markets or restaurants, according to New Scientist.

At Slate, the R Street Institute's Nila Bala discusses the privacy rights of suspects that genetic genealogy approaches in law enforcement bring up.

In PNAS this week: numerous mobile genetic elements contribute to Vibrio cholerae drug resistance, troponin I mutations in sudden infant deaths, and more.