New method that improves throughput and accuracy of current methods to characterise “dark matter genes” have been applied in humans and mice.
UC Santa Cruz, University of Chicago, and the Broad Institute will create the Commons Alliance Platform with funding from the National Institutes of Health.
Bionano Genome Mapping found to be superior to existing clinical tests for the identification of pathogenic structural variants in DMD.
High-Quality Reindeer Genome Sequence Provides Resource for Studying Evolution, Domestication, and Adaptation to Arctic Climate.
Horizon Discovery has announced a partnership with The Michael J. Fox Foundation, to introduce two new gene knock-out and knock-in rat models.
Deposits can accumulate in mitochondria, blocking energy production, but a newly described quality control system can mitigate the problem.
In a large genome-wide association analysis, researchers identify novel gene-smoking interactions in lung cancer development, providing 3 new biomarkers.
Precision medicine is not always so precise when applied to some of the world’s most diverse populations, according to a new study.
A new class of antiviral drugs works by causing the virus’ replication machinery to pause and backtrack, preventing the virus from efficiently replicating.
Researchers hypothesize that the newly-discovered mutations help re-hydrate the airways, discouraging bacterial build-up in the lungs.
Scientists are discovering additional components of the DNA alphabet in animals. Does this have a special meaning, or are cellular machines making mistakes?
Women diagnosed with breast cancer may benefit from having the molecular subtype of different cells within their tumours identified, argue two researchers.
New study explores how herpes might change when passed in individuals, that may prove useful in future development of therapeutics and vaccines.
Major milestone in decoding the human genome: by linking genes across all chromosome of many individual people to specific tissues and disease processes.
ASHG 2017: Edico Genome & Fabric Genomics to provide an integrated solution for secondary and tertiary analysis of next-generation sequencing data.