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3 Life Science Startups Join San Diego's Ad Astra Accelerator

3 LIFE SCIENCE STARTUPS JOIN SAN DIEGO'S AD ASTRA ACCELERATOR

Three San Diego life science startups have been selected to go through the Ad Astra Ventures accelerator program, a relatively new...

Sony just announced a $100 mini version of the original PlayStation - here's everything we know about the PlayStation Classic

SONY JUST ANNOUNCED A $100 MINI VERSION OF THE ORIGINAL PLAYSTATION - HERE'S EVERYTHING WE KNOW ABOUT THE PLAYSTATION CLASSIC

Nearly 25 years after Sony first introduced the world to a new game console, the PlayStation, the Japanese electronics giant is on...

 
 
 
Must-Have PacBio Applications & Services: Getting the Most from SMRT Sequencing

MUST-HAVE PACBIO APPLICATIONS & SERVICES: GETTING THE MOST FROM SMRT SEQUENCING

In addition to the most common applications, like whole genome sequencing for de novo assembly, there are several other features you...

Huami Unveils Amazfit Verge, Health Band 1S & Wearable Chip

HUAMI UNVEILS AMAZFIT VERGE, HEALTH BAND 1S & WEARABLE CHIP

In short: Huami has now announced a new Amazfit Verge smartwatch, fitness-centric Health Band 1S wearable, and Huangshan No. 1 wearable-specific...

 
 
 

CRISPR SCREEN IDENTIFIES GENE THAT HELPS CELLS RESIST WEST NILE, ZIKA VIRUSES

Researchers now report the first use of CRISPR genome-wide screening to identify a gene that helps cells resist flavivirus infection.

WHEAT GENOME BLUEPRINT ACCELERATES INNOVATION

"The wheat blueprint will enable us to decipher the genetic basis of important traits in wheat, such as genes responsible for resistance...

 
 
 
Patriots on the verge of Josh Gordon eye-opener

PATRIOTS ON THE VERGE OF JOSH GORDON EYE-OPENER

Tom Brady could be the biggest beneficiary of another Bill Belichick reclamation project. The Patriots are reportedly on the verge...

Querrey fightback keeps U.S. Davis Cup hopes alive

QUERREY FIGHTBACK KEEPS U.S. DAVIS CUP HOPES ALIVE

Understudy Sam Querrey came from the verge of two sets down to pull off a remarkable four-set victory over Croatia's talisman Marin...

 
 
 
IAmScience Bing Yang

IAMSCIENCE BING YANG

By Erica Overfelt | Bond LSC Rice ties together much of Bing Yang's life. From his childhood in China where his father farmed the crop...

Y Chromosomes in the News and MeToo

Y CHROMOSOMES IN THE NEWS AND METOO

The firing of CBS CEO Leslie Moonves for his alleged history of revolting attacks on women and the upcoming one-year anniversary of...

 
 
 
Building a Digital Genome Ark: Vertebrate Genome Project Releases 15 New Reference Genomes

BUILDING A DIGITAL GENOME ARK: VERTEBRATE GENOME PROJECT RELEASES 15 NEW REFERENCE GENOMES

The duck-billed platypus genome is one of 15 high-quality assemblies released by the Vertebrate Genome Project When creating a global...

TEAM Electrical/Mechanical Lab Is Here to Help All Makers

TEAM ELECTRICAL/MECHANICAL LAB IS HERE TO HELP ALL MAKERS

Cutting-edge technology and professional assistance make clients' designs happen September 12, 2018 Prosthetics, medical models and...

 
 
 
No More Free Dongle

NO MORE FREE DONGLE

Apple revealed the new generation of iPhones today and it's with a heavy heart that I share this news: No more free dongle. The Verge...

Epic Sciences raises $52M Series E round to advance liquid biopsy diagnostics

EPIC SCIENCES RAISES $52M SERIES E ROUND TO ADVANCE LIQUID BIOPSY DIAGNOSTICS

The San Diego-based firm plans to integrate its “No Cell Left Behind” platform with electronic medical records and big data analytics.

 
 
 
WCMC Guest Lecture: Ameer Taha, ‘Omega-6 linoleic acid regulates brain signaling and function through its oxidized metabolites.'

WCMC GUEST LECTURE: AMEER TAHA, ‘OMEGA-6 LINOLEIC ACID REGULATES BRAIN SIGNALING AND FUNCTION THROUGH ITS OXIDIZED METABOLITES.'

When: September 19th, 2018 Where: Genome Center auditorium, GBSF 1005 Who: Professor Ameer Taha, UC Davis Department of Food Science...

Puzzles, Traps, and Death Await in the Shadow of the Tomb Raider Launch Trailer

PUZZLES, TRAPS, AND DEATH AWAIT IN THE SHADOW OF THE TOMB RAIDER LAUNCH TRAILER

Shadow of the Tomb Raider is on the verge of making its debut, which means it is time to show it off one more time. A launch trailer...

 
 
 

ENHANCER REPROGRAMMING IN MAMMALIAN GENOMES

Transcription factor binding site loss, gain, and reshuffling within the sequence of a regulatory element could alter the function...

Rumored Leak Indicates Apple's New Entry Level Smartphone To Be Called iPhone XC, Per ‘The Verge'

RUMORED LEAK INDICATES APPLE'S NEW ENTRY LEVEL SMARTPHONE TO BE CALLED IPHONE XC, PER ‘THE VERGE'

With Apple poised to host their “Gather Round” on September 12, 2018, it seems likely that smartphone aficionados will finally be able...

 
 
 

PRIORITISING CANDIDATE GENES CAUSING QTL USING HIERARCHICAL ORTHOLOGOUS GROUPS

MotivationA key goal in plant biotechnology applications is the identification of genes associated to particular phenotypic traits...

New Look at Breast Cancer Cell Line Sheds Light on Structural Complexity

NEW LOOK AT BREAST CANCER CELL LINE SHEDS LIGHT ON STRUCTURAL COMPLEXITY

In an exciting paper that made the cover of Genome Research , scientists from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and collaborating institutions...