CalTech Nature Papers Present 3D Maps of Single-Cell DNA Organization, Structure of Conserved SARS-CoV-2 Element, More In Nature this week: mapping the 3D DNA organization of single cells, cryo-electron structure of frameshift stimulation element of SARS-CoV-2, and more. PNAS Papers on Gene Therapy Platform, Aspergillus Metabolome, Undernutrition Model Microbiome In PNAS this week: approach to deliver protein-based treatments to cells, pan-secondary metabolome of Aspergillus, and more. Nature Papers on Single-Cell RNA-Seq Data Preprocessing, Defective Viral Genomes In Nature this week: new single-cell RNA sequencing data preprocessing approach, and more. On the Rise in the City The New York Times reports that a new viral variant of concern has been identified in New York City. Genome Biology Papers on Immunotherapy Response Models, NSCLC Metastasis, SV Pathogenicity In Genome Biology this week: mouse model for determining immunotherapy response, genomic changes that occur with non-small cell lung cancer metastasis, and more. Feb 3, 2017 NHGRI Commits $31.5M to Expand ENCODE Project Oct 27, 2015 JPL Researchers Characterize International Space Station Microbiome Oct 28, 2014 IP Roundup: CalTech, QuantumDx, Fluidigm Win US Patents Premium Dec 5, 2013 Using $15M DARPA Award, Caltech Team Shows Robust Digital Isothermal PCR on 'SlipChip' Device Premium Dec 3, 2013 IP Roundup: Fluidigm, Affymetrix, Illumina, CalTech, IBM, CapitalBio, Tsinghua University, and Others Premium Oct 15, 2013 IP Roundup: CalTech, Maven Technologies, Cancer Genetics, Fujifilm, Enzo Life Sciences Premium Aug 29, 2013 Teams Scour Parasitic Worm Genome, Transcriptomes for Signs of Vulnerability Jul 30, 2013 IP Watch: CalTech, Synthetic Genomics, Life Tech, LLNL, Others Win US Patents Premium Jul 17, 2013 IP Watch: CalTech, Ambergen, Enzo, Qiagen, Life Tech Among Recent US Patent Winners Premium Jun 4, 2013 IP Roundup: Optomec, CalTech, Intelligent Bio-Systems, Arborgen Premium Feb 26, 2013 IP Roundup: Caltech, U of California, Rheonix, Roche NimbleGen, Silicon Biosystems, and More Premium Oct 24, 2012 CTAF Recommends Sequencing-Based Screening Tests for T21 and T18 in High-Risk Women Premium Sep 25, 2012 IP Roundup: Affymetrix, Scienion, Bio-Layer, Canon, Samsung, Cal Tech Premium Sep 4, 2012 IP Roundup: Regeneron, CalTech, X-Body, Cell ASIC, Corning, UT Austin, Affymetrix, Lumencor Premium Aug 2, 2012 IP Watch: Canon, Caltech, Bio-Rad, LLNL, DuPont, and Arkray Win US Patents Premium May 24, 2012 DARPA Awards $15.6M for Synthetic Biology Machinery, Methods Mar 6, 2012 IP Update: California Institute of Technology; Roche NimbleGen; Corning; and More Premium Feb 28, 2012 IP Update: California Institute of Technology; Progenika Biopharma; National Livestock Breeding Center; and More Premium Jan 31, 2012 IP Update: California Institute of Technology; Fluidigm; Life Technologies; and More Premium Nov 1, 2011 IP Watch: Takara Bio, Abbott, Gen-Probe, CalTech, U of Utah, Penn State, and Duke Win US Patents Premium Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.