September's Bioinformatics Papers of Note
Bernstein BE, Birney E, et al.An integrated encyclopedia of DNA elements in the human genome.Nature. 2012 Sep 6;489(7414):57-74.
Next-generation sequencing identifies novel microRNAs in peripheral blood of lung cancer patients.
Keller A, Backes C, Leidinger P, et al.Mol Biosyst. 2011 Oct 25. [Epub ahead of print]
First survey of the wheat chromosome 5A composition through a next generation sequencing approach.
Vitulo N, Albiero A, Forcato C, et al.PLoS One. 2011;6(10):e26421.
Bioinformatics Tool-Related Papers of Note, October 2011
Temporal dissection of tumorigenesis in primary cancers.
Durinck S, Ho C, Wang NJ, Liao W, et al.Cancer Discov. 2011 Jul 1;1(2):137-143.
Analysis of 16S rRNA amplicon sequencing options on the Roche/454 next-generation Titanium sequencing platform.
Tamaki H, Wright CL, Li X, Lin Q, et al.PLoS One. 2011;6(9):e25263.
Bioinformatics Tool-Related Papers of Note, June 2011
Frequent pathway mutations of splicing machinery in myelodysplasia.
Yoshida K, Sanada M, Shiraishi Y, et al.Nature. 2011 Sep 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Exome sequencing identifies ACSF3 as a cause of combined malonic and methylmalonic aciduria.
Sloan JL, Johnston JJ, Manoli I, et al.Nat Genet. 2011 Aug 14. [Epub ahead of print]
Last Week's Clinical Sequencing Papers of Note
In PLOS this week: genetic study of breast cancer in Egyptian families, mutations linked to cleft lip and palate, and more.
Council Bluffs, Iowa, schools are encouraging more girls to pursue STEM courses, according to the Associated Press.
Because of new open-access requirements, Gates Foundation-funded researchers can't publish in some top journals, Nature News reports.
In Science this week: deletion of one microRNA allows pluripotent stem cells to form embryonic and non-embryonic lineages, and more.