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High-quality cat genome helps identify novel cause of dwarfism

1 hour ago   |   ScienceDaily

A new and improved cat genome has already proven to be a valuable tool for feline biomedical research by helping to confirm existing gene variants and new candidate genes...
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IAmScience Alana Rodney

IAmScience Alana Rodney

3 hours ago   |   Bond Life Sciences Center

By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Research assistant Alana Rodney walked into her high school science class a few years ago expecting to fill another credit. However, it was there...
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Egyptian Genome Added to Growing List of Population-Specific Reference Genomes

Egyptian Genome Added to Growing List of Population-Specific Reference Genomes

5 hours ago   |   Pacific Biosciences

We're excited to report that another team has used PacBio long-read sequencing to produce a population-specific reference genome - this time an Egyptian genome that should...
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Characterization of an eutherian gene cluster generated after transposon domestication identifies Bex3 as relevant for advanced neurological functions

7 hours ago   |   Genome Biology

One of the most unusual sources of phylogenetically restricted genes is the molecular domestication of transposable elements into a host genome as functional genes. Although...
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A 'genomic rosetta stone' for discovering the rules of gene regulation

13 hours ago   |   Phys

As early as 1975, biologists discovered that the protein-coding parts of the chimpanzee and human genomes are more than 99 percent identical. Yet, chimpanzees and humans are...
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A chromosome‐level genome assembly provides insights into ascorbic acid accumulation and fruit softening in guava

1 day ago   |   Wiley

Summary Guava is an important, fleshy‐fruited tree of the Myrtaceae family that is widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical areas of the world and has attracted...
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The Celery Genome Sequence Reveals Sequential Paleo‐Polyploidizations, Karyotype Evolution, and Resistance Gene Reduction in Apiales

2 days ago   |   Wiley

Summary Celery , a member of the Apiaceae family, is among the most important and globally grown vegetables. Here, we report a high‐quality genome sequence assembly, anchored...
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Exploring how a genetic attribution to disease relates to stigma experiences of Xhosa patients with schizophrenia in South Africa

2 days ago   |   Springer

Abstract Background Over the past three decades, a range of international stakeholders have highlighted the possibility that genomic research may impact stigma associated with...
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Mitochondrial genome variation in male LHON patients with the m.11778G >  A mutation

2 days ago   |   Springer

Abstract Leber hereditary optic neuropathy is a mitochondrial disorder with symptoms limited to a single tissue, optic nerve, resulting in vision loss. In the majority of cases...
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Precise Genome Modification in Tomato Using an Improved Prime Editing System

3 days ago   |   Wiley

Abstract The CRISPR/Cas‐mediated genome editing technology has been widely applied to create knock‐out alleles of genes by generating short insertions or deletions in various...
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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

Four Cell Lines, One Great Discovery

Four Cell Lines, One Great Discovery

Using cell lines to better understand copper homeostasis Nikita Gudekar working at her lab table. | photo by Becca Wolf, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC When one thinks of... Read more ...

IAmScience Karl Kerns

IAmScience Karl Kerns

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC It's all about the journey and Karl Kerns has been places. Originally from a small town in southwestern Iowa, Kerns did his undergrad years at Iowa... Read more ...

IAmScience Alana Rodney

IAmScience Alana Rodney

By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Research assistant Alana Rodney walked into her high school science class a few years ago expecting to fill another credit. However, it was there... Read more ...

Regulators Classify Gene-Edited Rice Varieties with Disease Resistance as...

Regulators Classify Gene-Edited Rice Varieties with Disease Resistance as Equivalent to Conventional Varieties

Crops resist bacterial leaf blight; ruling clears path to provide smallholder farmers with a safe, affordable option for preventing destructive disease A farmer works on paddy... Read more ...

Finding a Link between Xenoestrogens and Autism

Finding a Link between Xenoestrogens and Autism

California mice | photo by Roger Meissen, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC It's hard to see a family member treated differently because of a behavior disorder, but those with... Read more ...

IAmScience Norma Castro-Guerrero

IAmScience Norma Castro-Guerrero

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC If you like your work, you won't ever work a day in your life. That's the case for Norma Castro-Guerrero, a research scientist in David Mendoza's lab... Read more ...

Plant vs. Pathogen

Plant vs. Pathogen

Research scientist Jianbin Su studies the immune system in lettuce on the third floor of the Bond Life Science Center. By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Scientist Jianbin Su's... Read more ...

Influenza: How it Transmits from Birds to Pigs

Influenza: How it Transmits from Birds to Pigs

Henry Wan | Photo by Roger Meissen, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf Geese will soon fill the skies as they migrate south in V-formation as the weather gets colder and the leaves start... Read more ...

Beyond the Vaccine

Beyond the Vaccine

Lucas Woods from the Weisman lab watches lung cancer cells and oral epithelial cells grow. | photo by Lauren Hines, Bond LSC By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Vaccine development... Read more ...

Egyptian Genome Added to Growing List of Population-Specific Reference Genomes

Egyptian Genome Added to Growing List of Population-Specific Reference Genomes

We're excited to report that another team has used PacBio long-read sequencing to produce a population-specific reference genome - this time an Egyptian genome that should... Read more ...