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Antibiotic Resistance Reaches Brazil

By | August 8, 2016

Scientists detect a colistin-resistance gene in a clinical sample.


Access to data from thousands of genotyping customers helped scientists detect novel associations with the disorder across the genome.


From sequencing bacteriophages to synthesizing bacterial genomes to defining a minimal genome


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How to Build Bioinformatic Pipelines Using Galaxy

By | August 1, 2016

A point-and-click interface alternative to command-line tools that allows researchers to easily create, run, and troubleshoot serial sequence analyses


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Moving Toward Personalized Autism Treatment

By | August 1, 2016

Researchers aim to leverage new insights into the underlying causes of the disorder to better help patients. 


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Nailing Down HAR Function

By | August 1, 2016

A remaining challenge in the study of human accelerated regions (HARs) is establishing their specific functions during development and other biological processes.


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On Becoming Human

By | August 1, 2016

Some thoughts on going to the Galápagos

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A chloroplast mutation has dramatically affected the genomes of railside populations of Arabidopsis thaliana.


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The Growth of Iowa Biotech

By | August 1, 2016

The state’s industry draws inspiration from medicine as well as agriculture.

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image: Understanding Human Accelerated Regions

Understanding Human Accelerated Regions

By | August 1, 2016

Fast-evolving regions of the human genome differentiate our species from all other mammals.


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