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OSU Installs Syngene's Dymension Software to Profile Insect Proteins

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Oklahoma State University has installed Syngene’s software in its Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Syngene said today.
 
Syngene, based in Cambridge, UK, said OSU will use the Dymension software, which analyzes 2D protein gel images, to determine the 2D protein profiles of aphids, honey bees, termites, and ticks.  
 
Financial terms of the deal were not released.

The Scan

Interfering With Invasive Mussels

The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels.

Participation Analysis

A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports.

Right Whales' Decline

A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC.

Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map

In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.