JCVI Genome Research Papers on Meningococcal Recombination, Psoriasis Variants in China, More In Genome Research this week: analysis of Neisseria meningitidis recombination, protein-truncating variants affecting psoriasis, and more. Genome Research Papers on Methylome-Transcriptome Analysis, Cavity-Associated Mouth Microbes, More In Genome Research this week: approach to predict gene expression from single-cell DNA methylation profiles, oral microbiome of children with cavities, and more. S2 Genomics to Commercialize Tissue Sample Prep Platform by Early 2020 Premium The firm's tool combines enzymatic and mechanical disruption to produce viable and accurate products for downstream single-cell applications. Human Longevity Suit Against JCVI Dismissed A judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by Human Longevity against the J. Craig Venter Institute. Human Longevity's Lawsuit Against J. Craig Venter Institute Dismissed Human Longevity had filed the suit in July, alleging the misappropriation of trade secrets by Craig Venter, who founded both the company and the institute. Sep 5, 2017 Genome Sequencing Predicts Physical Features, Inches Closer to IDing Individuals Jun 3, 2017 Genomic Analysis Uncovers Population Restructuring Among Hospital Pathogen Isolates Oct 4, 2016 Deep Sequence Data for More Than 10K Human Genomes Contains 150M Genetic Variants Jun 23, 2016 Vaccine Development Stands to Benefit From Results of New Human Immune System Sequencing Project Premium Mar 24, 2016 JCVI, Synthetic Genomics Researchers Design, Synthesize Bacterial Genome With 473 Genes Feb 18, 2016 Leptospira Genome Project Yields Clues to Pathogenesis Feb 9, 2016 Tick Genome Provides Resource for Understanding Bloodsucker's Biology, Disease Transmission Apr 22, 2015 JCVI Bacterial Sequencing Interrogates Bleeding Edge of Antibiotic Resistance Genes Premium Oct 2, 2014 With Synthetic Biology Approach, Researchers Characterize Bat Influenza Virus Sep 10, 2014 People in the News: Nicole DeBerg, Mary-Claire King Premium Jun 24, 2014 USAMRIID-led Team Proposes Viral Genome Sequencing, Classification Standards Premium Jun 5, 2014 JCVI Wins NIAID Infectious Disease Genomics Grant Worth up to $25M May 28, 2014 Report: Regulatory Authority Exists to Oversee Synthetic Biology, but Challenges Remain Mar 12, 2014 Broad Institute Laying Off 22 at NIAID-backed Sequencing Center; JCVI, IGS Not Affected Jan 30, 2014 California Provides $40M for Stanford-led Stem Cell Genomics Center Dec 3, 2013 Study Suggests RNA from Single Nuclei Sufficient for Sequencing Premium Sep 18, 2013 JCVI Gets $2.4M Grant to Develop Arabidopsis Data Portal Aug 28, 2013 Ruggles Foundation Funds Omics Research at JCVI into Aging Jul 11, 2013 JCVI Researcher Awarded $5M Grant to Develop Wastewater Treatment Technology Jun 18, 2013 Paired Ends: Mike Stratton, Harold Davies, Antony Peake, Samuel Colella, Gajus Worthington Premium Load More Breaking News GenXys, Helix Partner to Provide Clinical Decision Support for PGx Testing Persephone Biosciences, Janssen Biotech Ink Biomarker Discovery Agreement Personal Genome Diagnostics, Cleveland Clinic Join Forces to Advance Liquid Biopsy PhenoTips Raises C$2.5M in Seed Funding Fauna Bio Raises $9M in Seed Money Phosphorus Wins Conditional New York State Approval for GeneCompass Consumer Test The Scan Two J&J Doses Johnson & Johnson says two doses of its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine provides increased protection against symptomatic COVID-19, CNN reports. Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Response in Kids The Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in a lower-dose format appears to generate an immune response among children, according to the Washington Post. Chicken Changes to Prevent Disease The Guardian writes that researchers are looking at gene editing chickens to help prevent future pandemics. PNAS Papers on Siberian Dog Ancestry, Insect Reproduction, Hippocampal Neurogenesis In PNAS this week: ancestry and admixture among Siberian dogs, hormone role in fruit fly reproduction, and more.