Scientists unlock secrets of hybrid species Manawatu Standard Computational biologist professor Murray Cox and molecular biologist Austen Ganley led the research that analysed what happens when a new species is formed.
Haplotyping of human genomes is improved by augmenting experimental dilution-based haplotyping with statistical analyses, a strategy known until now only as 'Moleculo.' (1st whole-genome long read haplotyping Moleculo
National Post How an epilepsy drug led to the holy grail of musical skill National Post There's hope for them yet: A new study, published in the journal Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience and undertaken at the University of British Columbia, has...
Georgiou and colleagues discuss rapidly evolving methods for high-throughput sequencing of the antibody repertoire, and how the resulting data may be applied to answer basic and translational research questions.
euronews Oldest human DNA yields more questions than answers euronews Analysis of their DNA has helped place them on the human family tree – a tree which appears to have many more branches than we previously imagined.
The Daily Star Saudi Arabia begins genome sequencing study Labmate Online "I'm excited that Saudi Arabia is taking a substantial step forward in sequencing genomes in their clinical healthcare," Doctor Birney continued, as reported by the news...
Map of how DNA controls cells may boost gene therapies New Scientist The team combined the map with data from studies comparing the genomes of sick and healthy people, known as genome-wide association studies (GWAS).
Google-backed genomics alliance details data interoperability plans FierceBiotech IT The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health was thrust into the headlines last week when Google ($GOOG) joined its ranks.
RedOrbit Diabetes Genetics Study Brings In Data From Different Ethnic Groups RedOrbit Seven new genetic regions associated with type 2 diabetes have been identified in the largest study to date of the genetic basis of the disease.
Stanford stem cell genomics center funded U-T San Diego California's stem cell agency granted $40 million Wednesday to establish a center to study how variations in the human genome affect the activity of stem cells.
DNA solves one of the Titanic's oldest mysteries CNET DNA has helped solved a nearly 70-year-old hoax -- one that has haunted a family and its ancestors in the debacle over the identity of a girl who was said to have died on the Titanic.
Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) today announced the immediate availability of a transformative addition to its industry-leading next-generation sequencin (#llumina Launches the NextSeq™ 500 #Sequencing System.
Virus grows tube to insert DNA during infection then sheds it Phys.Org Researchers have discovered a tube-shaped structure that forms temporarily in a certain type of virus to deliver its DNA during the infection process and then dissolves after...
ExtremeTech DNA Testing Company Won't Offer Health Information Anymore Science AAAS The company 23andMe will no longer provide health information to people who purchase its DNA testing kit, it announced last night.The change was "to comply with...