The researchers used SC3 to uncover subclones within samples from patients with pre-malignant tumors.
In Nature this week: genotypes linked to hip osteoarthritis, and more.
In Genome Biology this week: genes linked to Hirschsprung disease, structural variant patterns in autism, and more.
Mutation and expression patterns in longitudinal, multifocal, and solitary tumor samples suggest glioblastoma follows a multiverse model of evolution.
In PNAS this week: diatom genetic diversity, microfluidic droplet method for single-cell screening, and more.
The platform, called Seq-Well, is similar to droplet-based approaches but reports increased efficiency.
The firm's full-year 2016 revenues fell 9 percent, also on lower instrument sales.
In Nature this week: genomic influence of cattle on Mongolian yaks, and more.
The NIH is aiming to encourage the development of technologies that can better define cellular heterogeneity, organization, and communication rules.
In Nature this week: studies of prostate cancer aggressiveness, and more.
A letter criticizing actions by the US government and research institutions toward Chinese and Chinese-American scientists has garnered more than a hundred signatories.
NPR reports that researchers in New York are investigating whether it is possible to edit the genomes of human sperm.
In an opinion piece at the Nation, Sarah Lawrence College's Laura Hercher argues that everyone should be able to access prenatal genetic testing.
In Nature this week: ancient DNA uncovers presence of Mediterranean migrants at a Himalayan lake, and more.