A new study stratified the Irish population into 10 genetic clusters that largely line up with geographic and political boundaries.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: pipeline to analyze and visualize bacterial genomes, database of global set of human genomes, and more.
An Institut Pasteur-led team genotyped various Pakistani populations to reconstruct the genetic history of descendants of the Indian Ocean slave trade.
In Nature this week: genetic history of early European farmers, and more.
Using Neolithic and Chalcolithic period samples, researchers explored farming and hunter-gatherer admixture in populations from Hungary, Spain, and Germany.
Living DNA and its partners are aiming to create a detailed genetic map of the world based on people's DNA.
Researchers hope that a Faroese reference genome will help drive precision medicine and shed light on population-specific disease variants.
Researchers have sequenced the genome of a man who lived in China some 40,000 years ago, according to UPI.
In Science this week: ancient Neanderthal and human genomes, and more.
In Science this week: ancient African genome sequences, Zika virus mutation linked to microcephaly, and more.
A New Zealand minister says the country's genetic modification laws need to be re-examined to help combat climate change, the New Zealand Herald reports.
A new analysis finds some cancers receive more nonprofit dollars than others.
An Australian mother's conviction in the deaths of her children may be re-examined after finding that two of the children carried a cardiac arrhythmia-linked gene variant.
In Science this week: comparative analysis of sex differences in mammal gene expression, and more.