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Methylation-driven model for analysis of dinucleotide evolution in genomes

1 hour ago   |   Theoretical Biology and Medical Modelling

CpGs, the major methylation sites in vertebrate genomes, exhibit a high mutation rate from the methylated form of CpG to TpG/CpA and, therefore, influence the evolution of...
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Gilead Heightens Inflammatory Disease Focus With Second Genome Microbiome Deal

Gilead Heightens Inflammatory Disease Focus With Second Genome Microbiome Deal

3 hours ago   |   Xconomy

Gilead Sciences has signed an agreement with South San Francisco biotech Second Genome to use its microbiome drug development expertise to advance the compounds it is...
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In Battle Against COVID-19 Pandemic, Scientists Turn to PacBio Sequencing

In Battle Against COVID-19 Pandemic, Scientists Turn to PacBio Sequencing

7 hours ago   |   Pacific Biosciences

Image by Miroslava Chrienova from Pixabay Our team is proud to announce that PacBio has been working closely with customers to help in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic...
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Sequencing 101: Video Introduction to PacBio Sequencing and the Sequel II System

1 day ago   |   Pacific Biosciences

We're pleased to release a short video describing PacBio Sequencing and our latest platform, the Sequel II System. If you've ever wondered how Single Molecule, Real-Time...
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Actinomadura physcomitrii sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from moss Fuernr)

1 day ago   |   Springer

Abstract A novel endophytic actinomycete, designated strain LD22 T , was isolated from moss collected from Yunnan Province, Southwest China. A polyphasic taxonomic study was...
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Distinct processing of lncRNAs contributes to non-conserved functions in stem cells

1 day ago   |   Phys

Long noncoding RNAs , which are longer than 200 nucleotides in length and lack protein coding potential, are pervasively transcribed in eukaryotic genomes. It is well...
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Better plant edits by enhancing DNA repair

1 day ago   |   Phys

A new genome editing system enhances the efficiency of an error-free DNA repair pathway, which could help improve agronomic traits in multiple crops.
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Dual-Layer Strengthened Collaborative Topic Regression Modeling for Predicting Drug Sensitivity

1 day ago   |   IEEE/ACM

An effective way to facilitate the development of modern oncology precision medicine is the systematical analysis of the known drug sensitivities that have emerged in recent...
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Plant geneticist Todd Michael joins Salk Institute

2 days ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology   |   2 articles

LA JOLLA-Todd Michael will return to Salk as a research professor in the Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology Laboratory, where he will oversee his own research group as well...
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New technologies enable better-than-ever details on genetically modified plants

2 days ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

LA JOLLA-Salk researchers have mapped the genomes and epigenomes of genetically modified plant lines with the highest resolution ever to reveal exactly what happens at a...
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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 ...

Keros Therapeutics Raises $96M in Upsized IPO to Fuel Clinical Tests

Keros Therapeutics Raises $96M in Upsized IPO to Fuel Clinical Tests

The financial markets may remain volatile but Keros Therapeutics managed to raise more money in its public market debut than it had initially planned. Late Tuesday the... Read more ...

Gilead Heightens Inflammatory Disease Focus With Second Genome Microbiome Deal

Gilead Heightens Inflammatory Disease Focus With Second Genome Microbiome Deal

Gilead Sciences has signed an agreement with South San Francisco biotech Second Genome to use its microbiome drug development expertise to advance the compounds it is... Read more ...

Organovo Future Unclear After Shareholders Reject Tarveda Merger

Organovo Future Unclear After Shareholders Reject Tarveda Merger

A planned merger between struggling 3-D “bioprinter” Organovo and Tarveda Therapeutics, a privately held cancer drug developer looking to join the public markets through a... Read more ...

In Battle Against COVID-19 Pandemic, Scientists Turn to PacBio Sequencing

In Battle Against COVID-19 Pandemic, Scientists Turn to PacBio Sequencing

Image by Miroslava Chrienova from Pixabay Our team is proud to announce that PacBio has been working closely with customers to help in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic... Read more ...

Roche Pays $190M to Start RNA Drug Alliance With Arrakis Therapeutics

Roche Pays $190M to Start RNA Drug Alliance With Arrakis Therapeutics

Some diseases have proven difficult to address using conventional tools of drug discovery that target disease-causing proteins. Roche is placing a $190 million bet on Arrakis... Read more ...

Inovio Begins Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Tests in Healthy Volunteers

Inovio Begins Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Tests in Healthy Volunteers

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, one of the biotechs developing a vaccine to prevent COVID-19, has received the FDA's OK to start testing its candidate in healthy volunteers. The... Read more ...

Sage Restructuring Halves Staff, Turns Focus to Failed Depression Drug

Sage Restructuring Halves Staff, Turns Focus to Failed Depression Drug

Sage Therapeutics is cutting workers who sell its only commercialized drug in a corporate reorganization that it says allows it to focus on clinical-stage compounds, including... Read more ...

Creating Consistent Value in Biotech Without Diluting Stakeholders

Creating Consistent Value in Biotech Without Diluting Stakeholders

One of the greatest challenges for pre-commercial biotech companies is consistently generating capital necessary for operating costs and for R&D of new products that provide... Read more ...

Interactive, Online Xcelerating Life Sciences Boston Event Set for May 13

Interactive, Online Xcelerating Life Sciences Boston Event Set for May 13

In the Boston biotech hub, much progress has been made advancing digital health, but significant scientific, technological, financial, and regulatory challenges remain. Join us... Read more ...

Methylation-driven model for analysis of dinucleotide evolution in genomes

CpGs, the major methylation sites in vertebrate genomes, exhibit a high mutation rate from the methylated form of CpG to TpG/CpA and, therefore, influence the evolution of... Read more ...