RAD-seq

The genetic structure of populations differed from morphology-based descriptions, indicating the potential dangers of classifying exclusively on morphological variation.

A RAD-seq analysis of yeast strains associated with cacao and coffee beans has found that their diversity may coincide with human migration.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: NEK8 mutations in a ciliopathy disorder, characterization of the tea species Camellia sinensis, and more.

The deal allows Floragenex to extend its SBG service offerings to include double digest RAD-Seq in non-commercial and academic research across all species.

Canadian researchers have found some 300 loci that appear to predispose American eels to better survive in fresh or brackish water.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A genome study focused on the first sequenced flatfish so far is providing insights into sex chromosome evolution and the basis of adaptation to life in deep water near the se

As next-generation sequencing prices continue to fall, a technique known as genotyping-by-sequencing is beginning to be implemented in an ever-expanding range of fields, including ecology, animal husbandry, and plant breeding.

In a crowded market of genomics service providers, Floragenex has carved out a niche for itself by focusing exclusively on a single technology for marker discovery and genotyping: Restriction-site Associated DNA sequencing, or RAD-seq.

Reuters reports that UK researchers are using gene-editing tools to develop flu-resistant chickens.

Nature calls for genomics to become part of the World Health Organization's cholera surveillance approach.

Vox explores a proposal to institute a lottery system to award grant funds.

In Genome Biology this week: gut microbiome study of individuals from Tanzania and Botswana, sixth version of the Network of Cancer Genes database, and more.