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Single Molecule Gene Expression

This week's issue of the journal Nanotechnology includes a paper on the use of "single molecule, ordered restriction mapping, combined with AFM, to measure gene transcription levels from very low abundance samples," according to the abstract. Lead author Jason Reed, who hails from UCLA, worked with NYU and Veeco Instruments for the project.

 

The Scan

Back as Director

A court has reinstated Nicole Boivin as director of the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Science reports.

Research, But Implementation?

Francis Collins reflects on his years as the director of the US National Institutes of Health with NPR.

For the False Negatives

The Guardian writes that the UK Health Security Agency is considering legal action against the lab that reported thousands of false negative COVID-19 test results.

Genome Biology Papers Present Epigenetics Benchmarking Resource, Genomic Architecture Maps of Peanuts, More

In Genome Biology this week: DNA methylation data for seven reference cell lines, three-dimensional genome architecture maps of peanut lines, and more.