University of Queensland PNAS Papers Present Analysis of Koala Retrovirus Transmission, Dementia Metabolites, Tree Growth-Defense Trade-Offs In PNAS this week: koala retrovirus transmission dynamics, metabolites could potentially diagnose or be used to treat different types of dementia, and more. Nucleic Acids Research Papers on miRMaster 2.0, MutationTaster2021, LipidSuite In Nucleic Acids Research this week: tool to examine small non-coding RNAs, approach to predict ramifications of DNA variants, and more. Genome Biology Papers on Neurodegenerative Disorder Methylation, Somatic Brain Changes, More In Genome Biology this week: DNA methylation features found among neurodegenerative disorders, analysis of somatic variants in the brain, and more. PLOS Papers on Methylation, Cystic Fibrosis Pathogen, Salmonella Surveillance Sequencing Cost In PLOS this week: analysis of DNA methylation in blood and epithelial cells, genomic analysis of Burkholderia multivorans isolates from cystic fibrosis patients, and more. Microba, University of Queensland Partner to Study Gut Microbiome in Parkinson's Disease The partners will use Microba's technologies to examine the link between the gut microbiome and Parkinson's disease in animal models and in patients. Sep 3, 2019 'Extreme Inbreeding' Identified in Small Subset of UK Biobank Participants May 28, 2019 Group A Streptococcus Vaccine Target Candidates Identified From Global Genome Set Dec 11, 2018 In Race for Blood-Based Cancer Detection, More Teams Turn to Epigenetic, Fragment-Based Analysis Premium Dec 5, 2018 Cancer Methylation May Produce Easily Assayed Changes to DNA Polymer Properties Nov 16, 2018 Coffee Consumption Linked to Genetic Markers for Bitter Taste Perception Sep 14, 2018 Transcriptomic, Proteomic Profiles Produced for Stinging Ant Apr 27, 2018 Meta-Analysis Ties 44 Loci to Major Depression Risk Dec 4, 2017 University of Queensland Researchers Develop Rapid, Cheap Nucleic Acid Extraction Technology Premium Sep 11, 2017 Reconstruction of Nearly 8,000 Microbial Genomes Expands Phylogenetic Diversity Apr 5, 2017 Crown-of-Thorns Starfish Genome Points to Potential Biocontrol Methods Jan 13, 2017 New 'BioClay' Shows Potential as RNAi Delivery System for Plants May 9, 2016 Leukodystrophy Diagnoses Boosted by Exome Sequencing; Genome Sequencing Trial is Next Sep 22, 2015 University of Queensland Awarded A$25M Grant for Genomics Research Sep 14, 2015 Selection Shaped Genetic Differences in Height, BMI Among European Populations May 22, 2014 Genomics in the Journals May 22, 2014 Nov 20, 2013 Agilent, University of Queensland Partner on Oral Cancer Research Oct 5, 2011 At CSHL Conference, Researchers Highlight Importance of RNA-seq Data to Guide Cancer Treatment Premium Dec 1, 2010 Australia's UQ Wins $1M in Grants for Molecular Biology Research Facilities Jun 17, 2010 Alnylam Licenses IP Covering RNAi Applications in Vaccines Premium Dec 8, 2009 Millipore Funds Academics to Join GeneGo Stem Cell Collaborativeive Load More Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.