Research synopses

  • Tracking breast cancer

    Research in Genome Biology finds methylation profiles mark breast cancer progression, with potential utility for prognosis

  • Lung cancer lncs

    Research in Genome Biology uncovers a role for long non-coding RNA in regulating cell proliferation in lung cancer

  • Methylating truffles

    With over half of their genome composed of transposable elements, black truffles make the most of methylation to tackle these jumping genes

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Spotlight

Jacques Ravel and Eric Wommack on the microbiome

Editors-in-Chief of Microbiome, Jacques Ravel and Eric Wommack, discuss the evolving microbiome field, big data and the importance of collaboration