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Endo to Pay $8 Billion for Par

By Bob Grant | May 19, 2015

The deal would create one of the five biggest generic drugmakers in the U.S.


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Batch Effect Behind Species-Specific Results?

By Jyoti Madhusoodanan | May 19, 2015

Reanalysis of Mouse ENCODE data suggests mouse and human genes are expressed in tissue-specific, rather than species-specific, patterns. 

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Genome Sequencing Standards

By Kerry Grens | May 18, 2015

The US National Institute of Standards and Technology develops a reference sample to check the validity of genetic sequences.


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The Evolution of Social Bees

By Ruth Williams | May 14, 2015

Scientists describe the genetic changes associated with solitary-to-social transitions throughout bee evolution.


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Seasonal Genes

By Ashley P. Taylor | May 12, 2015

Gene expression varies not only during the day but also throughout the year, a study shows.


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TS Picks: May 12, 2015

By Tracy Vence | May 12, 2015

Harnessing rare, natural HIV immunity; face recognition in monkeys; undergraduate genomicists


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TS Picks: May 7, 2015

By Tracy Vence | May 7, 2015

Genetics & genomics edition


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Mouse Mind Control

By Jef Akst | May 4, 2015

Researchers use chemicals to manipulate the behavior of mice.

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Capsule Reviews

By Bob Grant | May 1, 2015

The Genealogy of a Gene, On the Move, The Chimp and the River, and Domesticated


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Looking for Latent HIV

By Jenny Rood | May 1, 2015

Sequencing HIV integration sites suggests that clonally expanded T-cell populations may not be the main source of latent virus.


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