Published online in PLoS ONE, Huy Dinh and colleagues present a new method of applying Smith-Waterman alignment to map bisulfite-converted reads to a reference genome.
Published online today in Nature Genetics, Magnus Nordborg and colleagues present a faster and more efficient way to analyse GWAS data.
Published online today in the journal Current Biology, the Matzke lab reports on the discovery of a new piece of the RdDM machinery responsible for transposon silencing in plants.
Published recently in Plant & Cell Physiology, Ortrun Mittelsten Scheid and Ales Pecinka provide a critical review on the heritability of stress-induced chromatin changes.
Published online today in the journal Nucleic Acids Research, Claudia Jonak and Karel Riha report on the developmental consequences of failure of quality control mechanisms to eliminate aberrant RNA transcripts.