Cornell Cell Studies on Early SARS-CoV-2 Spread, Severe COVID-19, TB Targets In Cell this week: analysis of SARS-CoV-2 spread in Louisiana, host responses to COVID-19, and more. Genome Research Papers Describe Tool to Uncover Alternative Polyadenylation, Way to Find Conserved Non-Coding Sequences, More In Genome Research this week: algorithm to identify alternative polyadenylation at single-cell level, pipeline to uncover conserved non-coding sequences, and more. Global Subway Metagenomics Study Reveals Cities' Microbial Fingerprints The study found more than 10,000 viruses and hundreds of bacteria not present in any reference database, along with other novel genomic features. Nature Papers Present Enhancer-Gene Maps, Bacterial Methylomes Detected from Nanopore Sequencing, More In Nature this week: enhancer-gene maps of 131 human cell types and tissues, use of nanopore sequencing to uncover DNA methylation in bacteria, and more. Nucleic Acids Research Papers on Transcriptome Timing Tool, Transcription Factor Variants, More In Nucleic Acids Research this week: statistical tool to track temporal gene expression, effects of transcription factor variants on bacterial regulatory gene networks, and more. Jan 23, 2018 Thermo Fisher's Life Technologies Granted Request to Arbitrate Fraud Dispute With Cornell Oct 31, 2017 DoD Awards $10M to Consortium to ID New TB Drug Targets Oct 5, 2017 NIH Names 2017 High-Risk, High-Reward Research Grant Winners Sep 27, 2017 NIH Awards $7M to Fund Chronic Fatigue Research Consortium Sep 15, 2017 Cornell Seeks to Rescind Settlement of Patent Dispute Against Illumina Jun 23, 2017 IBM, Cornell Partner to Research Milk Safety May 15, 2017 Diseased Microbiome Varies From Condition to Condition Apr 19, 2017 Illumina, Cornell Dismiss Patent Dispute Feb 3, 2017 NHGRI Commits $31.5M to Expand ENCODE Project Jan 24, 2017 NSF, USDA Award Microbiome Research Grants Oct 28, 2016 Heteroplasmic Mitochondrial Mutations More Common in Autism Spectrum Disorder Cases Aug 16, 2016 Brazilian Researchers Profile Microbiome of Rio Before, During, After Olympic Games Premium May 17, 2016 Functional Maize Genome Resides in Open Chromatin, Researchers Find May 11, 2016 Gut Microbiomes May Run in Families, According to Study of UK Twins Apr 7, 2016 Anti-Viral Enzyme Contributes to Mutational Mix of Hominid Genomes Mar 15, 2016 Consumer Startup Embark Veterinary to Debut Canine DNA Test Premium Jan 22, 2016 GWAS Across Breeds Provides Clues to Future Complex Disease Studies in Dogs Oct 20, 2015 Team Pins Origins of Dog Domestication in Central Asia May 6, 2015 NSF Grants Cornell $5.5M for Genome Editing in Rice Nov 6, 2014 Study of Twins Finds Host Genetics Influence Gut Microbes, Though Both Affect Body Weight Load More Breaking News MDxHealth Q3 Revenues Grow 23 Percent BioMérieux Q3 Revenues Increase 11 Percent, Firm Raises 2021 Guidance Germline Cancer Risk Genes May Hold Rhabdomyosarcoma Survival Clues, Study Suggests Danaher Q3 Revenues Rise 23 Percent, Beat Wall Street Estimates Horse Genetics Study Reveals Origins of Domestication, Use in Human Culture Rady Children's Team Presents Genomic Medicine Management Tool at ASHG The Scan Guidelines for Ancient DNA Work More than two dozen researchers have developed new ethical guidelines for conducting ancient DNA research, which they present in Nature. And Cleared A UK regulator has cleared former UK Prime Minister David Cameron in concerns he should have registered as a consultant-lobbyist for his work with Illumina, according to the Financial Times. Suit Over Allegations The Boston Globe reports that David Sabatini, who was placed on leave from MIT after allegations of sexual harassment, is suing his accuser, the Whitehead Institute, and the institute's director. Nature Papers on Esophageal Cancer, Origin of Modern Horses, Exome Sequencing of UK Biobank Participants In Nature this week: genetic and environmental influences of esophageal cancer, domestic horse origin traced to Western Eurasian steppes, and more.