SEASONAL AIDE - WATER, ENVIRONMENT & SUSTAINABILITY

SEASONAL AIDE-WATER, ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY DIVISION Public Works Department Extra Help position Part-Time Variable Hours,...

PLANT SEED RESEARCH PROVIDES BASIS FOR SUSTAINABLE ALTERNATIVES TO CHEMICAL FERTILIZERS

Scientists assessed the seed microbiomes of two successive plant generations for the first time and discovered that seeds are an important...

 
 
 

CRISPR‐LBCAS12A‐MEDIATED MODIFICATION OF CITRUS

Abstract Recently, CRISPR‐Cas12a from Prevotella and Francisella was engineered to modify plant genomes. In this report, we employed...

 
 
 

REDESIGN OF A NOVEL D-ALLULOSE 3-EPIMERASE FROM STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS FOR THERMOSTABILITY AND EFFICIENT BIOCATALYTIC PRODUCTION OF D-ALLULOSE

A novel d-allulose 3-epimerase from Staphylococcus aureus has been screened as a d-allulose 3-epimerase family enzyme based on its...

QC ASSISTANT

Summary: The QC Assistant is responsible for inspecting and reporting on material processes and products; performing and documenting...

 
 
 
Analysts: Proteostasis Data Are No Boost vs. Vertex in Cystic Fibrosis

ANALYSTS: PROTEOSTASIS DATA ARE NO BOOST VS. VERTEX IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS

As with cancer and HIV infections, progress in treatment for the genetic disorder cystic fibrosis has come with ever-more sophisticated...

U.K. BIOTECH FUNDING CLIMBS 35% IN FAST START TO 2019

British biotechs raised £182 million in venture funding during the first quarter of 2019. The figure is up 35% from this time last...

 
 
 

INSPIRING FUTURE SCIENTISTS AT THE STEM EXPO

Armed with wiggly worms and striped zebrafish, on Saturday, March 2, more than 20 volunteers from Sanford Burnham Prebys helped kids...

NEW CRISPR-POWERED DEVICE DETECTS GENETIC MUTATIONS IN MINUTES

A team of engineers at the University of California, Berkeley and the Keck Graduate Institute of The Claremont Colleges combined CRISPR...

 
 
 
Tespo, With a New Office in Detroit, Offers “the Keurig of Vitamins”

TESPO, WITH A NEW OFFICE IN DETROIT, OFFERS “THE KEURIG OF VITAMINS”

Ted Mills spent the first part of his career in finance, eventually starting a investment fund for Manoj Bhargava, the Michigan-based...

 
 
 

EMPTYDROPS: DISTINGUISHING CELLS FROM EMPTY DROPLETS IN DROPLET-BASED SINGLE-CELL RNA SEQUENCING DATA

Droplet-based single-cell RNA sequencing protocols have dramatically increased the throughput of single-cell transcriptomics studies....

DISSECTING DIFFERENTIAL SIGNALS IN HIGH-THROUGHPUT DATA FROM COMPLEX TISSUES

AbstractMotivationSamples from clinical practices are often mixtures of different cell types. The high-throughput data obtained from...

 
 
 

CLIQUEMS: A COMPUTATIONAL TOOL FOR ANNOTATING IN-SOURCE METABOLITE IONS FROM LC-MS UNTARGETED METABOLOMICS DATA BASED ON A COELUTION SIMILARITY NETWORK

AbstractMotivationThe analysis of biological samples in untargeted metabolomic studies using LC-MS yields tens of thousands of ion...

ASTRAL-MP: SCALING ASTRAL TO VERY LARGE DATASETS USING RANDOMIZATION AND PARALLELIZATION

AbstractMotivationEvolutionary histories can change from one part of the genome to another. The potential for discordance between the...

 
 
 

SPRINT-GLY: PREDICTING N- AND O-LINKED GLYCOSYLATION SITES OF HUMAN AND MOUSE PROTEINS BY USING SEQUENCE AND PREDICTED STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES

AbstractMotivationProtein glycosylation is one of the most abundant post-translational modifications that plays an important role in...

NEW COPOLYMERS AS HOSTS OF RIBOSOMAL RNA

Functionalized copolymers were synthesized and are proposed as hosts of RNA. The copolymers are based on carboxymethyl cellulose and...

 
 
 
Mouse Study Yields Long-Awaited Insights into Human Stomach Cancer

MOUSE STUDY YIELDS LONG-AWAITED INSIGHTS INTO HUMAN STOMACH CANCER

Research Scientist Antoine Snijders and postdoc Pin Wang analyze mouse blood samples. Mice have been instrumental in the study of...

Are Eurocentric Genetic Databases Hampering Health Care?

ARE EUROCENTRIC GENETIC DATABASES HAMPERING HEALTH CARE?

A commentary published today in the journal Cell offers evidence of a stunning imbalance in the population groups that participate...