The team will employ reverse vaccinology coupled with high-throughput genomics approaches, such as RNA-seq, to deliver the new vaccines within four years.
By Andrea Anderson
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
A group of funders that includes Genome Canada and Saskatchewan are supporting an international wheat genomics project.
The funding comes from the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture and will be used to sequence the flax genome and to commercialize genomics projects.
The president of France's National Research Agency has resigned, according to Nature News.
A senator wants a "right-to-try" provision in the US Food and Drug Administration funding bill, but an ethicist says at Stat News that it would undermine the role of clinical trials.
The Guardian's Barbara Ellen has tried out some DNA testing services to see whether they provide valuable information.
In PNAS this week: red algae Porphyra umbicalis genome, deep neural network model for sequencing peptides, and more.