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New genetic 'CopyCatchers' detect efficient and precise CRISPR editing in a living organism

22 minutes ago   |   Phys

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have laid the groundwork for a potential new type of gene therapy using novel CRISPR-based techniques.
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A comprehensive map of the SARS-CoV-2 genome

22 minutes ago   |   Phys

In early 2020, a few months after the Covid-19 pandemic began, scientists were able to sequence the full genome of the virus that causes the infection, SARS-CoV-2. While many...
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HDAC4 degradation during senescence unleashes an epigenetic program driven by AP-1/p300 at selected enhancers and super-enhancers

2 hours ago   |   Genome Biology

Cellular senescence is a permanent state of replicative arrest defined by a specific pattern of gene expression. The epigenome in senescent cells is sculptured in order to...
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Long-read cDNA sequencing identifies functional pseudogenes in the human transcriptome

2 hours ago   |   Genome Biology

Pseudogenes are gene copies presumed to mainly be functionless relics of evolution due to acquired deleterious mutations or transcriptional silencing. Using deep full-length...
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Endogenous retroviruses in the origins and treatment of cancer

2 hours ago   |   Genome Biology

Endogenous retroviruses are emerging as promising therapeutic targets in cancer. As remnants of ancient retroviral infections, ERV-derived regulatory elements coordinate...
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Large-Scale Screening of Growth-Related Variants in Chinese Tongue Sole

7 hours ago   |   Springer

Abstract Growth is the most valuable economic trait for improving aquaculture fish species, since fast growth can reduce labor cost and make more economic benefits. However...
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Researchers analyze consumer preferences for gene edits in the fruit industry

19 hours ago   |   Phys

In states such as California and Florida, the $3 billion orange and citrus industry is big business. More than six in ten Americans drop oranges into their grocery carts. And...
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Circularly permuted LOV2 as a modular photoswitch for optogenetic engineering

21 hours ago   |   ACS Division of Biological Chemistry   |   3 articles

Nature Chemical Biology, Published online: 06 May 2021; doi:10.1038/s41589-021-00792-9 A set of LOV2 circular permutants have been engineered to expand the existing optogenetic...
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Acteoside Presents Protective Effects on Cerebral Ischemia/reperfusion Injury Through Targeting CCL2, CXCL10, and ICAM1

1 day ago   |   Springer

Abstract The objective of this study is to investigate the roles of acteoside in cells with oxygen-glucose deprivation and reoxygenation -induced injury and the underlying...
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Establishment of an Agrobacterium‐mediated genetic transformation and CRISPR/Cas9‐mediated targeted mutagenesis in Hemp

2 days ago   |   Wiley

Summary Hemp is an annual and typically dioecious crop. Due to the therapeutic potential for human diseases, phytocannabinoids as a medical therapy is getting more attention...
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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

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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 ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

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A comprehensive map of the SARS-CoV-2 genome

In early 2020, a few months after the Covid-19 pandemic began, scientists were able to sequence the full genome of the virus that causes the infection, SARS-CoV-2. While many... Read more ...

New genetic 'CopyCatchers' detect efficient and precise CRISPR editing in a...

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have laid the groundwork for a potential new type of gene therapy using novel CRISPR-based techniques. Read more ...

Sex cells in parasites are doing their own thing

Researchers have discovered how microbes responsible for human African sleeping sickness produce sex cells. Read more ...

Ginkgo lands on Nasdaq via $17.5B SPAC merger, giving it billions to fuel...

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Nuvalent bags $135M to trial resistance-beating kinase inhibitors in lung cancer

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The genetic mechanism of heterosis utilization in maize improvement

In maize hybrid breeding, complementary pools of parental lines with reshuffled genetic variants are established for superior hybrid performance. To comprehensively decipher... Read more ...

Endogenous retroviruses in the origins and treatment of cancer

Endogenous retroviruses are emerging as promising therapeutic targets in cancer. As remnants of ancient retroviral infections, ERV-derived regulatory elements coordinate... Read more ...

Long-read cDNA sequencing identifies functional pseudogenes in the human...

Pseudogenes are gene copies presumed to mainly be functionless relics of evolution due to acquired deleterious mutations or transcriptional silencing. Using deep full-length... Read more ...

SpatialDWLS: accurate deconvolution of spatial transcriptomic data

Recent development of spatial transcriptomic technologies has made it possible to characterize cellular heterogeneity with spatial information. However, the technology often... Read more ...

HDAC4 degradation during senescence unleashes an epigenetic program driven...

Cellular senescence is a permanent state of replicative arrest defined by a specific pattern of gene expression. The epigenome in senescent cells is sculptured in order to... Read more ...