Latest Human Genome Project Stories
A group of scientists, based primarily at Stanford University School of Medicine, have introduced ethnicity-specific reference genome sequences in a study to be published in the open-access journal PLoS Genetics on September 15th.
Researchers have created mammalian cells containing a single set of chromosomes for the first time in research funded by the Wellcome Trust and EMBO.
The green anole lizard is the first non-bird species of reptile to have its genome sequenced and assembled.
The work of molecular biologist Joseph M. Miano, Ph.D., and clinician Craig Benson, M.D., seems worlds apart: Miano helps head the Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute and Benson is chief resident of the combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics program at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
Scientists have completed a map of genetic mutations occurring in the second-most common form of brain cancer, oligodendroglioma.
Rapid, High Tech Study of Ongoing Epidemic Creates New Paradigm for Outbreak Research BALTIMORE, Md., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team led by University of Maryland School of Medicine Institute for Genome Sciences researchers has unraveled the genomic code of the E.
ROCKVILLE, Md. and SAN DIEGO, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI) today announced that Mark D. Adams, Ph.D., has joined the organization as Scientific Director effective immediately.
Australian scientists today announced they have sequenced the genome of the staghorn coral Acropora millepora, a major component of the Great Barrier Reef and coral reefs worldwide.
--Genome Wowser, a Free App, Provides DNA Data for Researchers-- PHILADELPHIA, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Navigating the human genome with software that you can view on an iPadÂ® sounds pretty impressive, until perhaps you reflect that nature has already encoded trillions of copies of this in your chromosomes.
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