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Biologists trace plants' steady mitochondrial genomes to a gene found in viruses, bacteria

9 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily

Biologists have traced the stability of plant mitochondrial genomes to a particular gene - MSH1 - that plants have but animals don't. Their experiments could lend insight into...
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Bionano Genomics: Research Associate

10 hours ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

Bionano Genomics: Bionano is looking for a candidate to join our team to develop, test and validate novel assays and biochemical... San Diego, CA ...
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Genome-wide studies reveal the essential and opposite roles of ARID1A in controlling human cardiogenesis and neurogenesis from pluripotent stem cells

11 hours ago   |   Genome Biology

Early human heart and brain development simultaneously occur during embryogenesis. Notably, in human newborns, congenital heart defects strongly associate with...
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Energy metabolism and cell motility defect in NK-cells from patients with hepatocellular carcinoma

11 hours ago   |   Springer   |   2 articles

Abstract Functional rescue of NK-cells in solid tumors represents a central aim for new immunotherapeutic strategies. We have conducted a genomic, phenotypic and functional...
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Safer CRISPR gene editing with fewer off-target hits

12 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

The CRISPR system is a powerful tool for the targeted editing of genomes, with significant therapeutic potential, but runs the risk of inappropriately editing ''off-target''...
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Unraveling the mystery of wheat herbicide tolerance

14 hours ago   |   Phys

Genetically speaking, the loaf of bread you stress-baked during the COVID-19 shutdown is more complex than you think. Wheat's 16 billion genes, organized in not one but three...
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Safer CRISPR gene editing with fewer off-target hits

14 hours ago   |   Phys   |   2 articles

The CRISPR system is a powerful tool for the targeted editing of genomes, with significant therapeutic potential, but runs the risk of inappropriately editing "off-target...
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Metagenomic analyses uncover the differential effect of azide treatment on bacterial community structure by enriching a specific Cyanobacteria present in a saline-alkaline environmental sample

19 hours ago   |   Springer

Abstract Treatment of environmental samples under field conditions may require the application of chemical preservatives, although their use sometimes produces changes in the...
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Overexpression of ER Protein Processing and Apoptosis Regulator Genes in HEK 293 Cells Improves Gene Therapy Vectors Production

21 hours ago   |   Wiley

Gammaretroviral and lentiviral vectors are among the most used vectors in gene therapy clinical trials and market approved products. Currently, HEK 293 cells, the manufacture...
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Protein involved in corn's water stress response discovered

1 day ago   |   Phys

Researchers affiliated with the Genomics for Climate Change Research Center , hosted by the University of Campinas in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, have discovered a protein...
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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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Foghorn Therapeutics Inks Chromatin-Targeting Cancer Deal with Merck

Foghorn Therapeutics Inks Chromatin-Targeting Cancer Deal with Merck

Foghorn Therapeutics could receive up to $425 million in the development deal with Merck, its first partnership with a major biopharma. One way that a cell regulates which... Read more ...

Sanofi Pays Kymera $150M to Kick Off Protein Degrader Partnership

Sanofi Pays Kymera $150M to Kick Off Protein Degrader Partnership

Kymera Therapeutics has signed a deal with French biopharma Sanofi to advance two potential treatments for immune-inflammatory diseases that leverage the Cambridge, MA-based... Read more ...

Data Migration: Being Prepared

Data Migration: Being Prepared

Our Professional Services Written by: Alan Pham, Business Development Associate In a world where our data is crucial to our everyday lives, implementing new platforms is... Read more ...

NFlection Looks to Erase NF1 Tumors With Drug That Only Goes Skin Deep

NFlection Looks to Erase NF1 Tumors With Drug That Only Goes Skin Deep

The first drug for neurofibromatosis type 1 is available to patients following the FDA's approval of the AstraZeneca treatment earlier this year. Biotech startup NFlection... Read more ...

VelosBio Tacks on $137M to Advance Its ROR1-Targeting Cancer Antibody Drugs

VelosBio Tacks on $137M to Advance Its ROR1-Targeting Cancer Antibody Drugs

Dave Johnson has known UC San Diego physician and cancer reseacher Thomas Kipps for nearly 20 years. Now Johnson, CEO of San Diego-based cancer drug developer VelosBio, has... Read more ...

Biogen Alzheimer's Drug in FDA's Court Following Completion of Filing

Biogen Alzheimer's Drug in FDA's Court Following Completion of Filing

By early September Biogen-plus the many scientists, patients, and investors following the saga of its controversial Alzheimer's drug aducanamab-should know whether the FDA... Read more ...

The 2020 National Xconomy Awards Expands, Goes Virtual & Reopens Nomination...

The 2020 National Xconomy Awards Expands, Goes Virtual & Reopens Nomination Period

The 2020 National Xconomy Awards - celebrating the best in biotech innovation and entrepreneurship - just got bigger! We're excited to announce the expansion of the 2020... Read more ...

Scientists Dive Deep Into Hidden World of Quantum States

Scientists Dive Deep Into Hidden World of Quantum States

Right: Animation of a Van Hove singularity shown approximately 1 nanometer below the surface of an oxide heterostructure made of atomically thin layers of strontium titanate... Read more ...

UFGI Publication round-up week 7/6/20

Manipulation of sensory characteristics and volatile compounds in strawberry fruit through the use of isolated wavelengths of light. Campbell SM, Sims CA, Bartoshuk LM... Read more ...

DNA Chisel, a versatile sequence optimizer

AbstractMotivationAccounting for biological and practical requirements in DNA sequence design often results in challenging optimization problems. Current software solutions are... Read more ...