McGill University Nucleic Acids Research Papers on DNA-Bound Proteins, Transcriptional Activation, More In Nucleic Acids Research this week: machine learning approach to detect DNA-bound proteins, CRISPR-based method for activating specific gene targets, and more. Canadian Consortium Launches COVID Cloud to Support Molecular Research Led by DNAstack and supported by Canada's Digital Technology Supercluster, COVID Cloud looks to build a nationwide bioinformatics infrastructure to address the pandemic. Nucleic Acids Research Studies on Rat Transcriptome, Marine Metagenomic Tool, More In Nucleic Acids Research this week: effort to annotate the rat transcriptome, web-based resource to characterize marine microbes, and more. Glioblastoma, Developing Brain Cell Populations Show Similarities in Single-Cell RNA-Seq Study Researchers saw similar cell hierarchies and progenitor cell clusters when comparing single-cell RNA sequencing data for cells from glioblastoma tumors and developing brains. Own Merits NPR writes that even with thousands of new COVID-19 papers, each should be evaluated based on its own quality. Nov 25, 2019 Pediatric Brain Cancer Clues Drawn From Developing Brain Cell Transcriptomes Mar 14, 2019 Cardiometabolic Risk Epigenetic Variants Emerge From Obesity Study Dec 7, 2018 Genealogy Data Helps Track Back Rare Disease Alleles to Quebec Founder Families Nov 2, 2018 Negative HPV DNA Test Result Could Lessen Need for Cervical Cancer Screening Aug 30, 2018 Bone Mineral Density at Forefront in Genetic Fracture Risk Meta-Analysis May 1, 2018 CanSeq150 Sets Out to Sequence 150 Diverse Species Premium Mar 22, 2018 Pap Smear Liquid Biopsy for Ovarian, Endometrial Cancer Screening Makes New Strides Premium Feb 1, 2018 Newly Funded Genome Canada Projects Focus on Proteomics, Rare Disease, Crop Genomics Premium Nov 13, 2017 Aortic Stenosis Risk Linked to Variants in LPA Gene Oct 4, 2017 McGill University Software Identifies Molecular Links in Tumor, Blood Transcription Profiles Premium Apr 4, 2017 Researchers Debate Merits of Population-Wide Genetic Testing at AACR Nov 18, 2016 Three Tools Aim to Increase Access to, Analysis of Epigenomic Data May 27, 2016 Genetic Makeup of African-American Populations Influenced by Ancestry-Biased Migrations May 5, 2016 C Diff Molecular Screening Strategy Reduces Incidence, Saves Money in Canadian Study Premium Apr 7, 2016 CRISPR/Cas9 Excises HIV From T Cells But May Cause Virus to Develop Resistance to Editing Premium Oct 20, 2015 Study Suggests High TB Rate in Inuit Populations Not Due to Enhanced Virulence Jun 5, 2015 McGill Team Develops Epigenetic Panel for Population-Scale Disease Studies Premium Mar 30, 2015 Single-cell Genomics Studies Enable Detailed Look into Tumor, Immune Cells, ABRF Speakers Say Feb 18, 2015 McGill Team Describes Novel, Antibody Array Method for Lower-cost Protein Detection Premium Oct 9, 2014 Genomics in the Journals Oct 9, 2014 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 is 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.