Such an atlas could enable investigators to understand how genetic variants impact disease risk, define drug toxicities, improve therapies, and advance regenerative medicine.
In Science this week: ancient Neanderthal and human genomes, and more.
The UK-based company plans to use the funds to develop an automated, benchtop device for the creation of high-value, genome-edited cell lines.
The South San Francisco, California-based single-cell biology firm brought in $25.5 million compared to $29.0 million in the first quarter of 2016.
The firm is in the process of commercializing an open, optimizable, high-throughput library preparation instrument for single-cell transcriptome profiling.
Specialized single-cell "cores" are popping up to help scientists get the most out of new technologies.
The method allows analysis of copy number at the individual cell level with greater coverage uniformity and more reliable detection than other approaches.
Sales of Helios instruments and genomics analytical consumables were lower than expected, pulling down revenues.
The researchers will use single-cell genomics and other approaches to generate information that could ultimately be used to diagnose, monitor, and treat disease.
The planned solution will enable secondary and tertiary analysis and visualization of single-cell sequence data.
Researchers uncovered the HIV virus within a tissue sample collected in 1966, the Atlantic reports.
Nature News reports there are a handful of clinical trials underway to evaluate vaginal microbiome seeding of newborns born via caesarian section.
The Washington Post writes that humans may have contributed to the extinction of cave bears some 20,000 years ago.
In PLOS this week: gene variant may protect against trypanosomiasis, GLIS3 role in type 2 diabetes, and more.