Close Menu

This Week in Science

In this week's Science, scientists from the University of Glasgow report the creation of a computer model that uses genomic data to investigate outbreaks of RNA virus infections. They created a dataset containing the genome sequences of more than 500 single-stranded RNA viruses to which they applied machine learning to build models that predict the animal reservoirs and arthropod vectors of the pathogens.

To read the full story....

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

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

The New York Times Magazine examines gender discrimination at the Salk Institute.

Science reports that MD Anderson Cancer Center has dismissed three researchers over foreign tie concerns.

A second death in gene therapy trial for type 1 spinal muscular atrophy is under investigation, according to Reuters.

In PLOS this week: antibiotic resistance patterns in Escherichia coli, a dozen genetic loci tied to varicose vein risk, and more.