The project has sequenced more than 1,700 individuals from across Asia to high coverage in order to bolster the representation of Asians in genomic research.
A study group eager to learn about genetic testing online was not won over by videos produced by academics without communication expertise.
The companies aim to develop technologies for interpreting cancer genome data, with a focus on linking genetic profiles with treatment responses.
The new system, called BODE 2, will launch at the end of this year and will replace the existing BODE for the analysis of "big omics" data for research.
Sequencing and other experiments on barcoded Plasmodium berghei mutant strains helped researchers narrow in on key metabolic pathways in the parasite's liver stage.
This report contains a quantitative, evidence-based scoring framework to help guide the evaluation of constitutional CNVs across clinical labs.
Northern California healthcare system NorthBay Healthcare will evaluate the platform's ability to improve the routine use of genetic testing.
In a survey conducted by an association working group, 40 percent of respondents said they are already offering TMB, with most others planning to do the same within the year.
The government-backed project aims to better understand genetic diversity around the South Asian country while helping to inform clinical applications.
Panelists at the NSGC annual meeting said artificial intelligence approaches like chatbots could complement traditional genetic counseling approaches.
Researchers are sampling the wild relatives of modern crops to try to preserve genetic diversity, NPR reports.
MIT's Search for Extraterrestrial Genomes is developing sequencing tools to use to try to detect whether there is any life on Mars, Quartz reports.
Undark reports on a bill introduced this year to the US House of Representatives to strengthen scientific integrity.
In Genome Research this week: post-zygotic mutations in diabetes development, single-cell RNA sequencing study of aging, and more.