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.

The New York Times and ProPublica say that many physicians fail to disclose their financial ties when publishing in medical journals.

The Wall Street Journal reports Human Longevity's valuation has dropped by 80 percent.

Science reports that the US National Cancer Institute is cutting its operating budget by 5 percent.

In PLOS this week: similar variants seen in bullbogs, people with Robinow syndrome; ApoE genotypes in African-American, Puerto Rican populations; and more.