strand sequencing

By Julia Karow
This article was originally published Feb.1.

The company, which won a four-year, $4.3 million grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute this fall, is working toward a nanopore strand sequencing technology that builds on an ion channel measurement platform it has been developing.

Researchers find that historical factors influence which genes are the most highly studied, the Atlantic reports.

The US National Science Foundation's new sexual harassment policy is to go into effect next month, according to Nature News.

Researchers report using genotyping to tie together illegal ivory shipments and trace them back to a handful of cartels, the New York Times reports.

In Nature this week: genomic ancestry analysis of Sardinians, current noncoding mutations in colorectal cancer, and more.