Researchers designed software for the MinIon that enables targeted sequencing without target capture or enrichment.
The researchers particularly highlighted C21orf2 and NEK1, which are involved in cilial and mitochondrial function.
The analysis also uncovered hints of admixture with an unknown hominin population among South and Southeast Asians.
The partnership stands to accelerate the Utah Genome Project, which aims to discover new disease-causing genes and advance tests by studying large families.
An international team of researchers sequenced 6,000-year-old barley grains from the Judean Desert.
In PLOS this week: cell-free DNA from tumors is shorter than DNA from healthy cells, type 2 diabetes-related loci, and more.
Genetic analysis confirms that blood found on leaves collected near Marche-les-Dames some 80 years ago belongs to King Albert I of Belgium.
Researchers in the US begin to seek participants for the 1 million-person precision medicine cohort, the New York Times reports.
A new report indicates that women are underrepresented among US patent holders.
This webinar will discuss a customized protocol for RNA sequencing that was developed enable focused RNAseq analysis of formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded biopsies for biomarker discovery in prostate cancer.