The National Institutes of Health said Monday that it has made available for researchers the first batch of genome sequence data from the Alzheimer's Disease Sequencing Project (ADSP).
A person's genetics are responsible for a decline in brain function in normal aging, according to a new study conducted by researchers at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute in San Antonio and Yale University.
As the genomics community inches closer to realizing the $1,000 genome, Genia Technologies has landed $5.3 million, the largest NIH grant to date under a program to advance genome sequencing technology.
Scientists are studying the genome of a particular kind of parasitic worm to figure out what exactly makes it drug-resistant.
Biomedical researchers will now be able to apply for access to the whole genome data of an important cell line known as HeLa.
The U.K. government has launched a major initiative to map the genetic causes of cancer as well as rare and infectious diseases.
For most people in the Western world, the mention of tuberculosis is likely to conjure up images of the Victorians. In richer countries, tuberculosis is, for the most part, a thing of the past.
From the inception of the Human Genome Project in 1988 until 2012, the genomics revolution has had a total impact of nearly $1 trillion on the U.S. economy, according to a new report released Wednesday.
New research conducted by scientists at NIH and other institutions highlights a potential link between allergic diseases--like asthma and celiac--and autoimmune disorders such as multiple sclerosis and Type 1 diabetes.
A new mouse model of autism adds to growing evidence that genetics is a strong factor, if not the strongest, driving the neural development disorder.