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Mitochondrial DNA is released by cigarette smoke

In a recent study, researchers have discovered that mitochondrial DNA is released extracellularly upon exposure to cigarette smoke and in […]

Genome-reduced ‘living medicine’ created for drug-resistant infections

Researchers from the Centre for Genomic Regulation have created a ‘living medicine’ to treat antibiotic-resistant bacteria growing on the surfaces […]

A high mutational burden is not fully responsible for ageing

Despite previous thoughts, researchers have now found that cells tolerate a lot more mutations without impacting their function. Mutational burden […]

Reversing pancreatic cancer progression

Scientists have engineered human pancreatic cancer cells (Panc-1) to reprogram and revert them back to their normal state following PTF1A […]

Genomics week in brief: Week ending 2nd October

Your weekly summary of some of the latest news and research across the genomics space! Top stories from the past […]

Genome Giants: Kay Davies – Human Geneticist and Professor of Genetics, University of Oxford

Dame Kay Davies is a human geneticist and Professor of Genetics at the University of Oxford. Davies has spent her […]

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2021

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2021 has been awarded jointly to David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian for their […]

Effect of WGS on clinical management in acutely ill infants

Whole-genome sequencing (WGS) shows promise as a first-line genetic test for acutely ill infants. However, before wide-spread adoption and implementation, […]

New ultra-sensitive detection of human papillomavirus (HPV)

Researchers have explored whether a sequencing approach, called HPV-seq, could improve detection of the human papillomavirus in patients with low […]

Precision Oncology ONLINE – 2021 Edition

Imagine a world where nearly every cancer patient was diagnosed early, at a treatable stage, had access to targeted therapies […]