In Genome Research this week: repetitive satellite DNA in the fruit fly, transcriptome map assembly pipeline, and more.
In Science this week: epigenetic memory of environmental changes in roundworms, and more.
Incorporating splicing and other clues from muscle transcripts, researchers reached diagnoses in cases that were inconclusive after sequencing alone.
The researchers identified proteins that the starfish emit when aggregating to reproduce, and could be used to create synthetic chemicals to help capture and eradicate the pest.
The researchers used SC3 to uncover subclones within samples from patients with pre-malignant tumors.
Columbia University researchers uncover a gene variant associated with differential aging in the brain after the age of 65.
In PLOS this week: mitochondrial mutation linked to tubulointerstitial kidney disease, asthma protection variant, and more.
The genome of the mite provides insight into the parasite's biology, which could identify gene-based strategies to control future infestations.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: computational analysis of mouse gene expression profiles, web resource for visualizing brain transcriptomes, and more.
The platform, called Seq-Well, is similar to droplet-based approaches but reports increased efficiency.
A fire at a Manchester hospital may have destroyed lab equipment and data, the Guardian reports.
Researchers generate a genetic database from skeletal remains from the 1845 Franklin Expedition to the Arctic, Live Science reports.
Researchers in China have begun another trial using CRISPR/Cas9 approaches in cancer patients, according to the Wall Street Journal.
In Science this week: human DNA found in sediments from archeological sites lacking bones, and more.