Oxford Nanopore’s Technologies’ long-read, real-time, portable MinION sequencer is now being used by researchers across China.
The transcriptome gives a fuller picture of how genes are expressed. RNA sequencing allows for more detailed information on cellular pathways and expression levels in cancer studies.
Carl Smith sat down with Cofactor Genomics ahead of their appearance at the Festival of Genomics Boston, to find out more about their new Paragon assay.
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals has announced positive results from its latest phase 3 clinical trials of patisiran, the company’s lead drug.
How some genes lost the ability to make proteins – and gained regulatory powers.
Cells can be programmed like a computer to fight cancer, influenza, and other serious conditions, thanks to a breakthrough in synthetic biology.
Out through the window: Crystal structure reveals details of nonstandard RNA transcription.
“I’d Love to See More Community Labs and Biohackers Publish Their Projects in Open-Access Journals” – Angela Kaczmarczyk
Angela Kaczmarczyk is the co-founder of the Boston Open Science Laboratory (BosLab), a community lab in Somerville that offers lab classes.
Genetic differences in immune response demonstrate interaction of genetics and environment linked to disease risk, find researchers.