Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Genotyping Services Survey Seeks Participants

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - The Fragment Analysis Research Group and the Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities have invited interested parties to participate in an online survey of the genotyping services currently being offered by laboratories.
 
The FARG and the ABRF said the survey is aimed at examining the “who, what, and whys of genotyping being conducted by labs today. It will also examine what results are obtained, how they are processed, and how these results are used.”
 
The survey may be found here
 

The Scan

Renewed Gain-of-Function Worries

The New York Times writes that the pandemic is renewing concerns about gain-of-function research.

Who's Getting the Patents?

A trio of researchers has analyzed gender trends in biomedical patents issued between 1976 and 2010 in the US, New Scientist reports.

Other Uses

CBS Sunday Morning looks at how mRNA vaccine technology could be applied beyond SARS-CoV-2.

PLOS Papers Present Analysis of Cervicovaginal Microbiome, Glycosylation in Model Archaea, More

In PLOS this week: functional potential of the cervicovaginal microbiome, glycosylation patterns in model archaea, and more.