Researchers have shown the mechanisms by which cellular nuclei reach their position within muscle cells.
Despite a dry spell of biopharma mergers and acquisitions as of late, the acquisition of Kite Pharma (KITE) by Gilead Sciences (GILD) has caused a stir.
Genomic information company, WuXi NextCODE (WXNC) has announced that it has closed on $240 million in Series B financing, led by Sequoia.
A new technique could eventually help delay the onset of Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related diseases in humans.
A new study has suggested that natural selection is eliminating unfavourable variants in particular populations, including heavy smoking.
Scientists have developed a new technique to crack the underlying DNA code for the ‘control dials’ that determine levels of gene activity in bacteria.
For a limited time, the cost to analyze a whole genome at 35X coverage will be $20 and take about an hour and a half, Pieter van Rooyen said.
A gene has been identified by researchers that is thought to be associated with the types of brain damage that can be caused by pre-term birth.
Having worked with several big players within life sciences, Dale Yuzuki tells us how, and why he’s been lucky to have chosen a career in a rapidly expanding field.