Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

It's Good Practice For ... the Rest of Your Research Life

Discovering Biology in a Digital World's Sandra Porter blogs about an undergraduate genomics course given by two professors at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky. They will have their students clone a previously uncharacterized GAPDH (Glyceraldehyde 3-Phosphate Dehydrogenase) gene from plants, and then sequence their clone for bioinformatic analysis and publication. Porter links out to the free webinar where they'll be talking about the class next Friday.

The Scan

Billions for Antivirals

The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports.

NFT of the Web

Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports.

23andMe on the Nasdaq

23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported.

Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer

In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.