Close Menu

Using a novel method to sequence large numbers of sperm genomes, researchers have generated new insights into meiotic diversity among gametes. As reported in this week's Nature, the technique, dubbed Sperm-seq, involves decondensing tightly compacted sperm nuclei by mimicking the unpacking process used by eggs, then encapsulating the sperm DNA with barcoding beads.

To read the full story....

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Don't have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Register for Free.

AstraZeneca has released its coronavirus vaccine trial protocol, according to the New York Times.

According to the Guardian, more than 150 countries have signed on to a global SARS-CoV-2 vaccine plan.

Time magazine looks into how liquid biopsies are changing cancer care.

In PNAS this week: similar muscle protein patterns across hypertrophic cardiomyopathy phenotypes, analysis of gene expression and brain anatomy in major depression, and more.