10 September 2014Comments ( 0 )
A new algorithm accurately detects large DNA insertions and deletions in the protein-coding regions of the genome.
3 September 2014Comments ( 2 )
Researchers have put together a set of strategies and computer programs to identify mutations in mitochondrial DNA that contribute to disorders such as autism.
27 August 2014Comments ( 0 )
A new technique helps researchers trace the nerve fibers that connect brain regions by revealing how the fibers physically relate to curves and folds on the brain’s surface. The method was described 8 July in Medical Image Analysis.
20 August 2014Comments ( 0 )
An adaptation of a test for facial recognition makes it easier to chart children’s ability to remember faces.
13 August 2014Comments ( 0 )
Light-transmitting cables implanted deep in mouse brains reveal connections between brain regions that control social interactions, according to a study published 19 June in Cell.