Priming Liquid Biopsies

March 26, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

Novel priming strategy boosts liquid biopsy sensitivity
“A team of researchers from MIT and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard [MORE]

Making Synthetic Chromosomes

February 27, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

How researchers are CReATiNG synthetic chromosomes faster and cheaper
“In this paper, we [at the University of Southern California] report CReATiNG [MORE]

Aging and Methylation

August 22, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dynamic DNA Methylation during aging
“When UCLA scientist Steve Horvath unveiled his so-called Horvath clock, it was a step in this [MORE]

“All of Us” Program Releases 250k Genomes

July 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

“All of Us” Research Program
“The National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) All of Us Research Program announced that 250,000 whole genome [MORE]

How DNA Repair Works

June 13, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Magnetic tweezers reveal NIHCOLE DNA repair mechanism
“To observe the DNA repair process, the researchers [at the University of Pittsburgh] developed [MORE]

Identifying Receptor Molecules with DNA-PAINT

May 2, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Precision and accuracy of receptor quantification surfaces using DNA-PAINT
“DNA-PAINT (Point Accumulation for Imaging in Nanoscale Topography) has become one of [MORE]

Machine Learning Deciphers Complex “Mosaic” Disorders

March 21, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

New Computer Program ‘Learns’ to Identify Mosaic Mutations that Cause Disease
“We [researchers at University of California San Diego School of [MORE]

Illumina’s High throughput Sequencers @$200/Sequence

December 20, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Illumina pitches $200 genomes with new line of DNA sequencers
“The new sequencers, which include the NovaSeq X and NovaSeq X [MORE]

Some Gene Editing Targets Risk Toxicity and Instability

November 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Study says gene editing with CRISPR/Cas9 can lead to cell toxicity and genome instability
“Scientists at IRB Barcelona [Institute for Research [MORE]

Bioelectronic Control of Gene Expression

July 12, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Synthetic biology and bioelectrochemical tools for electrogenetic system engineering
“In this work, we [biochemists at Imperial College London and the University [MORE]

DNA Nanoantenna for Measuring Protein Shape

June 14, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smallest DNA Antenna can measure real-time protein changes
Biochemists at the University of Montreal-Quebec have “created a system to bind fluorophores [MORE]

50 Neuropathology Assays in One Genetic Test

May 17, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tandem repeated expression disorders
“We [researchers with the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, Australia] describe the use of programmable targeted [MORE]

Detecting de Novo Mutations

April 19, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human evolution
“A new study by a team of researchers from Israel and Ghana has brought the first evidence of nonrandom [MORE]

The Amish Genome

April 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Genetic Variant Discovered in Amish Protects from Heart Disease.
Since the early 1960s, when Victor McKusick began studying Amish genetics—leading to [MORE]