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A biochemical model for measuring microRNA targeting efficiency is reported in Science this week. Developed by researchers from the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, the model adapts RNA Bind-N-Seek — a high-throughput method for characterizing sequence and structural specificity of RNA binding proteins — to enable the measurement of relative binding affinities between six miRNA and their targets.

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A survey by Nature finds that most researchers want scientific meetings to continue virtually or with a virtual component, even after the pandemic ends.

Bloomberg reports that the B.1.351 SARS-CoV-2 viral variant could prompt the formulation of better vaccines.

Certain blood proteins may be able to distinguish COVID-19 patients who will become critically ill from those who will not, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

In Genome Biology this week: algorithm to assess regulatory features, approach to integrate multiple single-cell RNA-seq datasets, and more.

Mar
17
Sponsored by
IONPath

In this webinar, Felix J. Hartmann of Stanford University will describe an approach that characterizes the metabolic regulome of individual cells together with their phenotypic identity.

Mar
24
Sponsored by
Mission Bio

This webinar, the first in a “Women in Single Cell” series sponsored by Mission Bio, will discuss the use of single-cell analysis to assess genome editing for use in pre-clinical disease modeling.

Mar
31
Sponsored by
MilliporeSigma

This webinar will outline the development and commercialization journey of a novel CRISPR-based SARS-CoV-2 test. 

Apr
08
Sponsored by
Roche

This webinar will discuss a single-center prospective interventional study that evaluated the success of a targeted therapy selected by profiling of ctDNA and tissue in patients with advanced and refractory carcinoma.