University of Texas at Austin PNAS Papers on Mutation-Phenotype Machine Learning Method, Microviruses, More In PNAS this week: machine learning tool to assess germline mutation-phenotype links, phage defense mechanisms among microviruses, and more. PNAS Papers on Host Infection Response, RNA Virus Replication, Bidirectional Expression Method In PNAS this week: role for RTP4 gene in severe malaria, other infections; CRISPR-based approach to alter gene expression; and more. Nature Papers Examine Genetics of Height Among Peruvians, Genetics of Sex-Biased Disease Susceptibility, More In Nature this week: missense variant linked to decreased height among Peruvians, genetic basis of sex-biased vulnerability to certain disorders, and more. Science Studies Examine Genomes of African Population with High Schizophrenia Rate, Engineer Bee Microbiome, More In Science this week: genetic mutation linked to schizophrenia among South African Xhosas, engineering the bee microbiome to address parasite and virus, and more. Science Papers Describe MicroRNA Targeting Efficiency, Approach for Single-Cell High-Throughput Chemical Screens In Science this week: approach to measure microRNA targeting efficiency, strategy to conduct high-throughput chemical screens at single-cell resolution, and more. Dec 11, 2015 MyConnectome Study Takes 'Phenome-Wide' Approach to Understanding Brain Function Jul 15, 2015 NSF Awards Researchers $1.4M to Develop High-Quality Map of Cotton Genome Dec 5, 2014 U of Texas Transcriptome Study Reveals Gene Networks Related to Alcoholism Premium Jul 31, 2014 Genomics in the Journals: Arrays 2014.07.31 May 15, 2014 Genomics in the Journals May 15, 2014 Nov 19, 2013 Researchers Develop Circle Sequencing Scheme to Boost Base Call Accuracy Premium Nov 15, 2013 Texas Universities Get $1.3M to Pursue Cancer Omics Data Sorting, Analysis Method Mar 14, 2013 Salk Institute Using WaferGen SmartChip System in 'Nano-qPCR' Core Lab Premium Mar 14, 2013 Enzymatics, UT-Austin Develop Room Temp-Stable NGS Library Construction Kits Premium Sep 20, 2012 UT-Austin Scientist Snags $2.5M NIH Pioneer Award May 24, 2012 DARPA Awards $15.6M for Synthetic Biology Machinery, Methods Jan 31, 2012 IP Update: California Institute of Technology; Fluidigm; Life Technologies; and More Premium Oct 11, 2011 Indiana to Host Computational Core for NSF-Funded Genomics Sep 27, 2011 Bioo, Jungwoo Partner on Cancer MDx Technologies Nov 16, 2010 Researchers Use Phylogenetics to ID Sources of HIV Infections in Criminal Cases Sep 15, 2010 UT Austin Leading $3.8M Cotton Sequencing Project Nov 9, 2009 UT-Austin, Southwestern U Developing New Biomarker Screening Technology Jun 18, 2009 University of Texas Team Automates Sequence Alignment, Phylogenetic Tree Generation Feb 3, 2009 Short Reads: Feb 3, 2009 Premium 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.