Unexpected Diversity Found in 16 New Lab Mouse Genomes

Unexpected Diversity Found in 16 New Lab Mouse Genomes

The availability of new genomes for 16 diverse strains of laboratory mice will help accelerate research into the genetic underpinnings of human traits and diseases. Quanta Magazine | Oct 1, 2018 | Jonathan Lambert No animals have done more to help science unravel the...

The chromatin of cancer

Science | Oct 26, 2018 | Jussi Taipale Developments in modern genomics tools have led to rapid progress in our understanding of the genetic basis of cancer. Recent large-scale efforts have primarily focused on two types of analysis: mapping acquired somatic mutations...
Scientists look to map the genes of thousands of animals

Scientists look to map the genes of thousands of animals

AP News | Sep 13, 2018 | Patrick Whittle A group of scientists unveiled the first results Thursday of an ambitious effort to map the genes of tens of thousands of animal species, a project they said could help save animals from extinction down the line. The scientists...