News file for: Genomics

Experts Discuss Latest In Hematology Research At Suntec Singapore

Experts Discuss Latest In Hematology Research At Suntec Singapore

Hematology experts gathered at Suntec Singapore from March 29-30, 2014 to discuss the latest in blood disorders research.

New Tool To Unlock The Genetics Of Grapes

New Tool To Unlock The Genetics Of Grapes

A new web-based genetics tool can help researchers and grape breeders to identify genes that control flavor and pest-resistance.

Buffalo Genome Decoded

Buffalo Genome Decoded

Bangladeshi and Chinese scientists have jointly sequenced the buffalo genome, raising hopes of using the genetic information to improve milk and meat production.

Genome Of Ancient Skeleton Shows Native Americans Came From Asia

Genome Of Ancient Skeleton Shows Native Americans Came From Asia

The first genome sequencing of the Ice Age skeletal remains of a one-year-old boy has shown that the first human settlers in North America were from Asia and not Europe.

Fish T1K Project To Study Fish Evolution & Genetics

Fish T1K Project To Study Fish Evolution & Genetics

CNGB has launched the Fish T1K project, a study designed to unveil the mysteries of the origin, evolution and diversification of the largest group of vertebrates.

CNGB, BioStorage Technologies To Partner On Gene Bank

CNGB, BioStorage Technologies To Partner On Gene Bank

The China National Genebank has formed an alliance with BioStorage Technologies, which will provide it with biorepository expertise for the development of the biobank.

Genome Of Extinct River Dolphin Analyzed

Genome Of Extinct River Dolphin Analyzed

Researchers have analyzed the genome of the Yangtze River dolphin, which was driven to functional extinction by human activities.

Bladder Cancer Genome Study May Lead To New Treatments

Bladder Cancer Genome Study May Lead To New Treatments

Researchers in China have published a genomic study of transition cell carcinoma, the most common type of bladder cancer.

7 Must-Read Stories In September 2013

7 Must-Read Stories In September 2013

Interesting and captivating articles of the month from the September 2013 issue of Asian Scientist Magazine.

NTU Team Wins US$1 Million Algorithm Challenge

NTU Team Wins US$1 Million Algorithm Challenge

A team from NTU has won the top prize of US$1 million in a bioinformatics competition organized by the United States Department of Defense.