Genome & Genomics (61 News)

A New Step Towards Designed Babies

Mar 26, 2017 7:00 pm
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Science has taken another step toward delivering the perfect newborn – or at least a bouncing baby free of certain genetic defects. Chinese ...

How to Stop mobile genes from Jumping to New Regions in the Genome

Mar 21, 2017 3:00 pm
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A team of Hokkaido University researchers has discovered a hitherto-unknown mechanism that detains transposable elements or "mobile genes"...

A forgotten Protein Helps in Gaining More Understanding of DNA repair Machinery

Mar 21, 2017 12:00 pm
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In basic science, one often starts a new research project by trying to reproduce, confirm and build upon what others have shown before. This was ex...

Redifining Species Based on the Two Genomes in Cells

Mar 20, 2017 9:00 pm
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What is a species? Biologists -- and ornithologists in particular -- have been debating the best definition for a very long time. A new commentary pub...

Getting A Step Closer to the Artificial Organism

Mar 20, 2017 9:00 am
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A global research team has built five new synthetic yeast chromosomes, meaning that 30 percent of a key organism's genetic material has now been s...

Illumina Announces the iHope Network, an Expansion of Its iHope Philanthropic Clinical Whole Genome Sequencing Program

Mar 20, 2017 12:00 am
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Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) today announced the launch of the iHope Network, a consortium of member institutions who have committed to providing clin...

Genome 3-D Map Resolved

Mar 18, 2017 9:00 am
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Cells face a daunting task. They have to neatly pack a several meter-long thread of genetic material into a nucleus that measures only five micrometer...

Ministry of Health and Prevention reveals UAE Human Genome Project at ‘Arab Health 2017’ in Dubai

Mar 16, 2017 6:00 pm
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The Ministry of Health and Prevention has unveiled the UAE Human Genome Project during the ‘Arab Health 2017’ conference in Dubai in a ...

DNA Enhancer Elements Promote Colorectal Cancer

Mar 14, 2017 10:00 am
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Colon and rectal cancer rate are on the rise, especially in the young. Scientists don't know what lies behind the increase, but knowing more about...

Non-coding RNA: More uses for genomic junk

Mar 13, 2017 10:00 am
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It emerges that nascent non-coding RNAs transcribed from regulatory DNA sequences called enhancers bind to the enzyme CBP to promote its activity loca...

miRNA beats Predictions Regarding its Stablity

Mar 12, 2017 6:00 pm
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They have found the molecules in the well-known glacier mummy "Ötzi." A number of facts have been scientifically proven about the glaci...

DNA is Not the Only Player - RNA is also in the Game

Mar 11, 2017 2:15 pm
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For many years, RNA research lagged behind investigations of DNA. Now, a growing understanding of RNA’s vital role in regulating normal physiolo...

Atlas of Human Long Non-Coding RNA

Mar 9, 2017 1:00 pm
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While it was once believed that genes regulated biological functions almost exclusively by being transcribed to coding RNAs that were then translated ...

More Insight About T Cell Maturation Using A new Genomic Technology

Mar 8, 2017 3:00 pm
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Scientists have revealed for the first time how immature mouse immune cells, called T cells, choose which type of skills they will develop to fight ma...

New Technique May Help Solve Long Unsolved Questions

Mar 8, 2017 2:00 pm
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Runting-stunting syndrome (RSS), also known as malabsorption syndrome, is an infectious poultry disease affecting the intestinal tract of broil...

Era of Single Cell Analysis - Few Tips to get Started

Mar 7, 2017 5:00 pm
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One of the first questions when designing a single cell RNA-seq experiment is, what is my main focus? Do I want to profile as many single cells as ...

Scientists reveal core genes involved in immunity of honey bees

Mar 7, 2017 3:00 pm
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A core set of genes involved in the responses of honey bees to multiple diseases caused by viruses and parasites has been identified by an internation...

Discovering Tremendous Error Rates in Public Sequencing Databases

Mar 5, 2017 9:00 am
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A team of researchers with New England Biolabs Inc. (NEB) has found that sequenced DNA samples held in public databases had higher than expected low-f...

Most Ancient Tropical DNA found

Mar 4, 2017 7:00 pm
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An extinct tortoise species that accidentally tumbled into a water-filled limestone sinkhole in the Bahamas about 1,000 years ago has finally made its...

Identifying Genes responsible for Environmental Adaptation

Mar 4, 2017 2:00 pm
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Over many thousands of years, farmers have bred maize varieties so the crops are optimally adapted to local environments. A new study, published Fe...


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