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Taking the guesswork out of genetic analysis

New method by EMBL-EBI and Microsoft Research improves statistical power of genome-wide association studies

Takashima, Y., et al., Cell (2014)

Advance in stem-cell technology

Scientists revert human stem cells to pristine state

Gibbon genome. Photo credit: OHSU

Gibbon genome joins its superfamily in Ensembl

The gibbon genome, now available in Ensembl, provides insights into the evolution of this singing, swinging, tree-dwelling ape.

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