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Screening for genes that accelerate the epigenetic aging clock in humans reveals a role for the H3K36 methyltransferase NSD1

1 day ago   |   Genome Biology

Epigenetic clocks are mathematical models that predict the biological age of an individual using DNA methylation data and have emerged in the last few years as the most...
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From the tiny testes of flies, new insight into how genes arise

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily

A common birthplace of new genes, the male testes are a hotspot for biological innovation. Within these organs, scientists have found a trove of virgin genetic sequences - and...
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Protein Cytl1: its role in chondrogenesis, cartilage homeostasis, and disease

1 day ago   |   Springer

Abstract Cytokine-like protein 1 , also named Protein C17 or C4orf4 is located on human chromosome 4p15-p16 and encodes a polypeptide of 126 amino acid residues that displays...
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Transcriptional Landscape of Pathogen‐responsive LncRNAs in Rice Unveils the Role of ALEX1 in Jasmonate Pathway and Disease Resistance

1 day ago   |   Wiley

Abstract Plant defense is multilayered and is essential for surviving in a changing environment. The discovery of long noncoding RNAs has dramatically extended our...
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FQStat: a parallel architecture for very high-speed assessment of sequencing quality metrics

1 day ago   |   BMC Bioinformatics

High throughput DNA/RNA sequencing has revolutionized biological and clinical research. Sequencing is widely used, and generates very large amounts of data, mainly due to...
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Machine-learning techniques for the prediction of protein-protein interactions

2 days ago   |   Journal of Biosciences

Abstract Protein-protein interactions are important for the study of protein functions and pathways involved in different biological processes, as well as for understanding the...
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AntiHIV-Pred: Web-resource for in silico prediction of anti-HIV/AIDS activity

2 days ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractMotivationIdentification of new molecules promising for treatment of HIV-infection and HIV-associated disorders remains an important task in order to provide safer and...
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Could biological clocks in plants set the time for crop spraying?

2 days ago   |   Phys

Dr. Antony Dodd, Senior Lecturer in the School of Biological Sciences and senior author of the paper, said: "This proof of concept research suggests that, in future, we might...
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UFGI Publication round-up week 8/5

2 days ago   |   Genetics Institute   |   2 articles

Chinese Medicine Protein and Peptide in Gene and Cell Therapy. Feng Y, Yin Z, Zhang D, Srivastava A, Ling C. Curr Protein Pept Sci. 2019;20(3):251-264. doi...
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Motif Unveils New Name and $27.5M to Build Food Ingredients Pipeline

Motif Unveils New Name and $27.5M to Build Food Ingredients Pipeline

3 days ago   |   Xconomy

Plant-based meats and milks still use proteins, just not proteins that come from animals. Motif Ingredients has raised $27.5 million to build a pipeline of these animal-free...
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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

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Robots and Africa: Tech transfer accelerates data collection

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Ke Gao and Sam McInturf reveal Sun Bear to presidents and administrators of UWC and MU. By Mariah Cox | Bond LSC Fourteen days. That's how long it took Sam McInturf and Ke Gao... Read more ...

Pfizer Spinout SpringWorks, Migraine Drug Firm Satsuma Prep IPOs

Pfizer Spinout SpringWorks, Migraine Drug Firm Satsuma Prep IPOs

The dog days of summer are here and IPO activity has slowed, but that hasn't stopped some biotech companies from securing a place in the line leading to Wall Street. Late... Read more ...

AbbVie's Successor to Humira Wins FDA OK for Rheumatoid Arthritis

AbbVie's Successor to Humira Wins FDA OK for Rheumatoid Arthritis

An anti-inflammatory drug that AbbVie has been developing as a successor to adalimumab , the world's top-selling drug, won the regulatory OK Friday as a treatment for... Read more ...

USC and UC San Diego try to move on after painful fight over Alzheimer's...

Both schools say they're found a way to prosper while studying the inscrutable disease... Read more ...

Senior R&D Scientist - Single cell application - Universal Sequencing...

Design and execute experiments, and analyze data independently. Establish product quality control assays for in-process & final product test and deliver well...From Indeed... Read more ...

VIST - a Variant-Information Search Tool for precision oncology

Diagnosis and treatment decisions in cancer increasingly depend on a detailed analysis of the mutational status of a patient's genome. This analysis relies on previously... Read more ...

RF Purify: a novel tool for comprehensive analysis of tumor-purity in...

With the advent of array-based techniques to measure methylation levels in primary tumor samples, systematic investigations of methylomes have widely been performed on a large... Read more ...

Multitask learning for biomedical named entity recognition with...

Biomedical named entity recognition is a fundamental and essential task for biomedical literature mining, which affects the performance of downstream tasks. Most BioNER models... Read more ...

Characterization and mechanism of the effects of Mg-Fe layered double...

Layered double hydroxides have received widespread attention for their potential applications in catalysis, polymer nanocomposites, pharmaceuticals, and sensors. Here, the... Read more ...

Semiparametric estimation in regression with missing covariates using...

Abstract We investigate semiparametric estimation of regression coefficients through generalized estimating equations with single-index models when some covariates are missing... Read more ...