Genomics

Retroviruses are re-writing the koala genome and causing cancer

18 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily

Koalas are facing multiple environmental and health issues which threaten their survival. Along with habitat loss - accelerated by last year's devastating bush fires - domestic...
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Using the Power of Genomics to Find Answers for Rare Disease Patients and Families

Using the Power of Genomics to Find Answers for Rare Disease Patients and Families

21 hours ago   |   Pacific Biosciences

Sunday is Rare Disease Day - a time to honor the patients, families, caregivers, and healthcare professionals who are part of the rare disease community.  At PacBio, we are...
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Wheat with greatly reduced accumulation of free asparagine in the grain, produced by CRISPR/Cas9 editing of asparagine synthetase gene TaASN2

21 hours ago   |   Wiley

Summary Free asparagine is the precursor for acrylamide, which forms during the baking, toasting and high‐temperature processing of foods made from wheat. In this study...
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BERT4Bitter: a bidirectional encoder representations from transformers -based model for improving the prediction of bitter peptides

2 days ago   |   Oxford Journals   |   2 articles

AbstractMotivationThe identification of bitter peptides through experimental approaches is an expensive and time-consuming endeavor. Due to the huge number of newly available...
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PICS2: Next-generation fine mapping via probabilistic identification of causal SNPs

2 days ago   |   Oxford Journals

Abstract The Probabilistic Identification of Causal SNPs algorithm and web application was developed as a fine-mapping tool to determine the likelihood that each single...
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Privacy-Preserving and Robust Watermarking on Sequential Genome Data using Belief Propagation and Local Differential Privacy

2 days ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractMotivationGenome data is a subject of study for both biology and computer science since the start of the Human Genome Project in 1990. Since then, genome sequencing for...
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Benchmarking workflows to assess performance and suitability of germline variant calling pipelines in clinical diagnostic assays

3 days ago   |   BMC Bioinformatics

Benchmarking the performance of complex analytical pipelines is an essential part of developing Lab Developed Tests. Reference samples and benchmark calls published by Genome...
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Penalized partial least squares for pleiotropy

3 days ago   |   BMC Bioinformatics

The increasing number of genome-wide association studies has revealed several loci that are associated to multiple distinct phenotypes, suggesting the existence of pleiotropic...
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Scientist I, Cell Biology - Chipton-Ross - San Diego, CA

3 days ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology   |   11 articles

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist I, Cell Biology for an opening in Carlsbad,CA. Be part of the genome engineering revolution. Generation of stable cell line. $27.99 an...
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E-MAGMA: an eQTL-informed method to identify risk genes using genome-wide association study summary statistics

3 days ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractMotivationGenome-wide association studies have successfully identified multiple independent genetic loci that harbour variants associated with human traits and...
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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 ...

The role of the gut microbiota on the metabolic status of obese children

The term “metabolically healthy obese ” denotes a hale and salutary status, yet this connotation has not been validated in children, and may, in fact, be a misnomer. As... Read more ...

Role of Snf-β in lipid accumulation in the high lipid‐producing fungus Mucor...

Mucor circinelloides WJ11 is a high-lipid producing strain and an excellent producer of γ-linolenic acid which is crucial for human health. We have previously identified genes... Read more ...

Targeting hydroxycinnamoyl CoA: shikimate hydroxycinnamoyl transferase for...

Hydroxycinnamoyl CoA: shikimate hydroxycinnamoyl transferase is a central enzyme of the so-called “esters” pathway to monolignols. As originally envisioned, HCT functions twice... Read more ...

Increased expression of fatty acid and ABC transporters enhances seed oil...

Lipid transporters play an essential role in lipid delivery and distribution, but their influence on seed oil production in oilseed crops is not well studied. Read more ...

Colorimetric LPMO assay with direct implication for cellulolytic activity

Lytic polysaccharide monooxygenases are important industrial enzymes known for their catalytic degradation of recalcitrant polymers such as cellulose or chitin. Their activity... Read more ...

Novartis Gene Therapies: Senior Manager, Process Science - Operations

Novartis Gene Therapies: Overview Ready to join a team committed to developing and commercializing gene therapies for patients and families devastated by rare neurological... Read more ...

Ambrx, Inc.: Clinical Operations Director

Ambrx, Inc.: Ambrx Inc., is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing Precision Biologics using an expanded genetic code. Ambrx technology La Jolla, CA... Read more ...

CNN: Critical component for Covid-19 vaccines is in short supply

CNN: Critical component for Covid-19 vaccines is in short supply

GreenLight Biosciences is mentioned in a CNN report on the short supply of key ingredients for Covid-19 vaccines. GreenLight Biosciences is mentioned in a CNN report on the... Read more ...

Retroviruses are re-writing the koala genome and causing cancer

Koalas are facing multiple environmental and health issues which threaten their survival. Along with habitat loss - accelerated by last year's devastating bush fires - domestic... Read more ...

Using the Power of Genomics to Find Answers for Rare Disease Patients and...

Using the Power of Genomics to Find Answers for Rare Disease Patients and Families

Sunday is Rare Disease Day - a time to honor the patients, families, caregivers, and healthcare professionals who are part of the rare disease community.  At PacBio, we are... Read more ...