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Light-Emitting Nanoparticles Could Provide a Safer Way to Image Living Cells

LIGHT-EMITTING NANOPARTICLES COULD PROVIDE A SAFER WAY TO IMAGE LIVING CELLS

Light emitted by nanoparticles injected into the mammary fat pads of a live mouse is imaged through several millimeters of tissue....

GENETIC VARIANTS IN FAT‐ AND SHORT‐TAILED SHEEP FROM HIGH‐THROUGHPUT RNA‐SEQUENCING DATA

Animal Genetics, EarlyView.

 
 
 
Let This Percussionist Blow Your Mind With The Fibonacci Sequence

LET THIS PERCUSSIONIST BLOW YOUR MIND WITH THE FIBONACCI SEQUENCE

A South Indian musician, B.C. Manjunath, takes on a seemingly magical sequence of numbers for a dazzling, gasp-worthy performance....

PacBio Sequencing Reveals Food Processing & Pathogenic Strains of Yeast are the Same Species

PACBIO SEQUENCING REVEALS FOOD PROCESSING & PATHOGENIC STRAINS OF YEAST ARE THE SAME SPECIES

Candida krusei, a form of yeast that is known to be drug-resistant and able to cause opportunistic infections in humans What's in a...

 
 
 

MICROPHENO: PREDICTING ENVIRONMENTS AND HOST PHENOTYPES FROM 16S RRNA GENE SEQUENCING USING A K-MER BASED REPRESENTATION OF SHALLOW SUB-SAMPLES

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SEQUENCED FOX GENOME HINTS AT GENETIC BASIS OF BEHAVIOR

For nearly 60 years, the red fox has been teaching scientists about animal behavior. In a long-term experiment, foxes at the Russian...

 
 
 

PREDICTION OF 8-STATE PROTEIN SECONDARY STRUCTURES BY A NOVEL DEEP LEARNING ARCHITECTURE

Protein secondary structure can be regarded as an information bridge that links the primary sequence and tertiary structure. Accurate...

Something to Crow About: SMRT Sequencing Aids Conservation of Rare Hawaiian Bird

SOMETHING TO CROW ABOUT: SMRT SEQUENCING AIDS CONSERVATION OF RARE HAWAIIAN BIRD

Brought to the brink of extinction, the future of Hawaii's only lineage of the crow family is looking up thanks to intensive conservation...

 
 
 
Mission: Impossible - Fallout Cut THREE Major Action Sequences From The Trailers

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT CUT THREE MAJOR ACTION SEQUENCES FROM THE TRAILERS

Mission: Impossible - Fallout cut multiple major action sequences from the trailers. Considering that the latest entry in Tom Cruise's...

SEQUENCING A MALARIA MOSQUITO'S MOTHERLINE

A team led by scientists from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has sequenced and annotated the first complete mitochondrial...

 
 
 
Diversity of Unexpected CRISPR Edits Revealed by SMRT Sequencing

DIVERSITY OF UNEXPECTED CRISPR EDITS REVEALED BY SMRT SEQUENCING

Image by Ernesto del Aguila III, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH A new Nature Biotechnology publication is sending reverberations...

MYSTERIES OF OKINAWAN HABU SNAKE VENOM DECODED

Scientists have helped sequence the entire genome of the Okinawan habu.

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS ARE FIRST TO SEQUENCE RARE BACTERIA THAT CAUSES RAMPANT TOOTH DECAY

Little is know about the bacteria Streptococcus sobrinus, which accelerates tooth decay in some people. This will soon change because...

RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN NUCLEOBASE CATION SYMPORTER-1 FAMILY TRANSPORT PROTEINS FROM BACTERIA, ARCHAEA, FUNGI AND PLANTS

Abstract The nucleobase cation symporter-1 family of secondary active transport proteins comprises over 2500 sequenced members from...

 
 
 
SMRT Science, Tips & Tricks Presented at Leiden Meeting

SMRT SCIENCE, TIPS & TRICKS PRESENTED AT LEIDEN MEETING

SMRT Art: Jewelry created from upcycled SMRT cells by Olga Pettersson. When was the last time you sent your DNA off to a day at the...

HUMAN LONGEVITY SUES GENOME PIONEER J. CRAIG VENTER, ALLEGING THEFT OF TRADE SECRETS

J. Craig Venter, the San Diego genetic researcher whose drive and insight sped the sequencing of the human genome, has been accused...

 
 
 
Long Look Into Ant Brains Provides Epigenetic Insights

LONG LOOK INTO ANT BRAINS PROVIDES EPIGENETIC INSIGHTS

To understand the epigenetic regulation of brain function and behavior, scientists are turning to ants. To understand the ants, they...

MATATAKI: AN ULTRAFAST MRNA QUANTIFICATION METHOD FOR LARGE-SCALE REANALYSIS OF RNA-SEQ DATA

Data generated by RNA sequencing is now accumulating in vast amounts in public repositories, especially for human and mouse genomes....

 
 
 

FROM SQUIGGLE TO BASEPAIR: COMPUTATIONAL APPROACHES FOR IMPROVING NANOPORE SEQUENCING READ ACCURACY

Nanopore sequencing is a rapidly maturing technology delivering long reads in real time on a portable instrument at low cost. Not surprisingly,...

PXST, A NOVEL VECTOR FOR TA CLONING AND BLUNT-END CLONING

With the rapid development of sequencing technologies, increasing amount of genomic information has been accumulated. To clone genes...