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JPM: Biotech, VC execs on where the industry should look beyond cancer

4 hours ago   |   Fierce Biotech

SAN FRANCISCO-Oncology is clearly a major medical and societal issue: a major killer that, while predominately affecting the older population, can strike the young through a...
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America's most widely consumed oil causes genetic changes in the brain

6 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily

New research shows soybean oil not only leads to obesity and diabetes, but could also affect neurological conditions like autism, Alzheimer's disease, anxiety, and depression.
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Balancing the double‐edged sword effect of increased resistant starch content and its impact on rice texture: Its genetics and molecular physiological mechanisms

6 hours ago   |   Wiley

Abstract Resistant starch is the portion of starch that escapes gastrointestinal digestion and acts as a substrate for fermentation of probiotic bacteria in the gut. Aside from...
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Curation and Annotation of Planarian Gene Expression Patterns with Segmented Reference Morphologies

7 hours ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractMotivationMorphological and genetic spatial data from functional experiments based on genetic, surgical, and pharmacological perturbations are being produced at an...
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Plasmonic Biosensor Controlled by DNAzyme for On‐site Genetic Detection of Pathogens

19 hours ago   |   Wiley

On‐site pre‐detection of pathogens could significantly decrease of a disease outbreak or national loss in most of the countries. However, conventional detection techniques were...
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Salk mourns the passing of Nobel Laureate and Salk Distinguished Professor Emeritus Sydney Brenner

20 hours ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

LA JOLLA-Nobel Laureate and Salk Distinguished Professor Emeritus Sydney Brenner passed away on April 5, 2019, in Singapore at the age of 92. Over the course of six decades...
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A novel approach for T7 bacteriophage genome integration of exogenous DNA

1 day ago   |   Journal of Biological Engineering

The comparatively small genome, well elucidated functional genomics and rapid life cycle confer T7 bacteriophage with great advantages for bio-application. Genetic manipulation...
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Jumping genes threaten egg cell quality

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

A woman's supply of eggs is finite, so it is crucial that the quality of their genetic material is ensured. New work elucidates a mechanism by which, even before birth, the...
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Jumping genes threaten egg cell quality

1 day ago   |   Phys   |   2 articles

A woman's supply of eggs is finite, so it is crucial that the quality of their genetic material is ensured. New work from Carnegie's Marla Tharp, Safia Malki, and Alex Bortvin...
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Scripps Research: Postdoctoral Associate -Genomics Oriented Cell/Systems Biologist

1 day ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

Salary + Benefits: Scripps Research: Genomics Oriented Cell/Systems Based Biologist position with an interest in mono- and polygenic disease driven by genetic diversity in the...
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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 ...

Bio Roundup: EQRx's Ambitions, Nektar No Vote, New Frazier Fund & More

Bio Roundup: EQRx's Ambitions, Nektar No Vote, New Frazier Fund & More

Perhaps the most talked-about news at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference this week was a new startup that launched with $200 million and an ambitious claim its first drug... Read more ...

Trending News on Crop Biotech in 2019

Trending News on Crop Biotech in 2019

We summarized the top 10 most trending Crop Biotech Update news shared on social media to give you a glimpse of crop biotech happenings in 2019. Read on and make sure you don't... Read more ...

Cancer Drug Developer BioNTech to Buy Neon Therapeutics in $67M Deal

Cancer Drug Developer BioNTech to Buy Neon Therapeutics in $67M Deal

Neon Therapeutics closed 2019 by curtailing its cancer vaccine programs and laying off 24 percent of its workforce, part of a corporate restructuring aimed at finding a new... Read more ...

Event Announcement: Xcelerating Life Sciences San Diego

Event Announcement: Xcelerating Life Sciences San Diego

We're excited to announce the first in Xconomy's new Xcelerating Life Sciences event series convening local communities of innovators, executives, rising pioneers... Read more ...

Mayo Clinic Joins $60M Financing for Biomedical Software Firm nference

Mayo Clinic Joins $60M Financing for Biomedical Software Firm nference

Startup nference has closed a $60 million Series B financing round to expand the use of its augmented intelligence platform in clinical research and drug development. Mayo... Read more ...

How Breast Cancer Reunited Six High School Friends

How Breast Cancer Reunited Six High School Friends

Four of the six of us from my high school inner circle have had breast cancer over the past two years. And that has me wondering. Did a shared environmental exposure, stamped... Read more ...

Stepping into their own

Stepping into their own

Two Bond Life Sciences Center researchers find their path in teaching and research Sarah Unruh and Vinit Shanbhag have both taken paths that have led them toward teaching... Read more ...

Emendo Biotherapeutics Nabs $61M for “Next-Generation CRISPR” R&D

Emendo Biotherapeutics Nabs $61M for “Next-Generation CRISPR” R&D

Emendo Biotherapeutics, a company aiming to apply CRISPR gene editing to a wider range of genetic diseases, has raised $61 million in financing. The Series B round was led by... Read more ...

103395 Biorepository Assistant

CANCER CENTER/ Solid Tumor Therapeutics Salary commensurate with qualifications and experienceFiling Deadline: Fri 1/31/2020... Read more ...

Quantitative visualization of subcellular lignocellulose revealing the...

As a renewable carbon source, biomass energy not only helps in resolving the management problems of lignocellulosic wastes, but also helps to alleviate the global climate... Read more ...