Aviv Regev and Jonathan Weissman have jumped into the single-cell RNA-sequencing, pooled CRISPR screen fray.
The partners will collaborate in developing Atreca's single-cell sequencing technology to advance new cancer immunotherapies.
An international team of researchers reported that disseminated tumor cells likely arise late in tumor development.
The single-cell approach enabled them to identify gene expression in rare cell types, highlighting a previously unrecognized role for these cells in diabetes.
The researchers reported single-cell small-RNA profiling could have applications in studying tumor heterogeneity as well as for in vitro fertilization.
PacBio released an upgrade to its Sequel system last month that improves loading efficiency, which has increased average throughput and read length.
The institute has selected the firm's RNA-seq library preparation kits for use in gene expression profiling in single-cell analysis of brain cells.
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 funding supports development of biochemistry and microfluidics for digital droplet multiple displacement amplification.
Researchers demonstrated that Strand-seq directional single-cell sequencing can be used to assemble consensus chromosome haplotypes for an individual.
CBS This Morning highlights recent Medicare fraud involving offers of genetic testing.
Researchers find that many cancer drugs in development don't work quite how their developers thought they did, as Discover's D-brief blog reports.
Mariya Gabriel, a Bulgarian politician, is to be the next European Union research commissioner, according to Science.
In Science this week: a survey indicates that US adults are more likely to support the agricultural use of gene drives if they target non-native species and if they are limited, and more.