UConn ENCODE Phase Three Offers New Insights Into Genomic Regulatory Regions, Organization In more than a dozen new papers, ENCODE researchers reported on analyses of the human and mouse genomes, using new data types and additional tissues. Sugar Pine Genome, Transcriptome Offer Glimpse into Evolution of Oversized Genomes In a pair of papers, the researchers reported that the sugar pine genome largely comprises transposable elements and contains conifer-specific Dicer-like proteins. UConn, HMS-Developed Tool Borrows From Image Processing to ID Differentially Expressed Genes Premium The approach uses a technique called Earth mover's distance borrowed from image processing to identify differentially expressed genes across a set of samples. UConn, Jackson Lab Launch Single-Cell Genomics Center The center expands the collaboration between the two organizations at the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine. UConn Study Suggests SNP Arrays Add Value to Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Diagnosis Premium Chromsomal array testing had a higher diagnostic yield in the study than standard procedures, and could have value as a first step before referring patients to further tests. Aug 12, 2015 USDA Awards $27.6M in Grants to Improve Food Security With Genomics, Other Technologies Jan 8, 2015 Duke, UConn Researchers Use Protein Design Algorithms to Predict Potential Resistance Mutations in MRSA Premium Feb 25, 2014 UConn, KeraFast Partner on Stem Cell Lines Oct 2, 2013 People in the News: Jerry Parrott, Jonathan Drachman, Eric Sievers, Christoph Franz, Franz Humer Premium Sep 4, 2013 People in the News: Marc Lalande, Tony Gordon Premium Aug 14, 2013 UConn Awards $1M for Collaborative Genomics Projects with Jackson Lab Aug 5, 2013 UConn Lands $3.2M for Mouse Skeleton Gene Project Jun 6, 2013 Conn. Clears $1.54B for UConn Science, Funding Systems Genomics Institute Apr 29, 2013 UConn Genomics Institute Launching $1M Collaborative Projects Program Dec 4, 2012 UConn Establishes Genomics Institute, Partner for Jackson Lab Oct 27, 2011 Connecticut Clears $291M for Jackson Lab for Genomics Medicine Sep 30, 2011 Jackson Lab Plans New $1.1B Genome Institute in Connecticut Aug 27, 2010 UConn Team Developing Database to Track Lineage of Stem Cells via Gene Expression Markers Premium Mar 10, 2009 Phalanx Debuts Arrays for MicroRNA Profiling, Grows OneArray Partnership Program Premium Mar 9, 2009 Having Buoyed Healthcare Products and Services, MI Growth Group Eyes Med-Devices Incubator Premium Breaking News Pediatric Medulloblastoma Subgroups May Benefit from Lower-Dose Radiation Therapy Space Radiation Shows Limited Effects on Mammalian Sperm DNA, Fertility Bluestar Genomics Sues Former Consultant, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Over IP Ownership New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: 10x Genomics, Swift Biosciences, Agilent Technologies, More In Brief This Week: Quantum-Si, TGen, Yale, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Invitae, PGDx, Oxford Nanopore, PacBio, More The Scan Fertility Fraud Found Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today. Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports. Test Warning The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK. Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.