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Last Week's Sequencing-Related Papers of Note: Feb 18, 2014


Supercomputing for the parallelization of whole genome analysis.
Puckelwartz M, Pesce L, Nelakuditi V, Dellefave-Castillo L, et al.
Bioinformatics. 2014 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print]

BIMA V3: an aligner customized for mate pair library sequencing.
Drucker TM, Johnson SH, Murphy SJ, Cradic KW, et al.
Bioinformatics. 2014 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print]

A novel low energy electron microscope for DNA sequencing and surface analysis.
Mankos M, Shadman K, Persson HH, N'diaye AT, et al.
Ultramicroscopy. 2014 Jan 31. [Epub ahead of print]

The genome of a Late Pleistocene human from a Clovis burial site in western Montana.
Rasmussen M, Anzick SL, Waters MR, Skoglund P, et al.
Nature. 2014 Feb 13;506(7487):225-9.

Assessment of RainDrop BS-seq as a method for large-scale, targeted bisulfite sequencing.
Paul DS, Guilhamon P, Karpathakis A, Butcher LM, et al.
Epigenetics. 2014 Feb 11;9(5).

BayMeth: improved DNA methylation quantification for affinity capture sequencing data using a flexible Bayesian approach.
Riebler A, Menigatti M, Song JZ, Statham AL, et al.
Genome Biol. 2014 Feb 11;15(2):R35.

The predictability of molecular evolution during functional innovation.
Blank D, Wolf L, Ackermann M, Silander OK.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Feb 10. [Epub ahead of print]

A multi-split mapping algorithm for circular RNA, splicing, trans-splicing, and fusion detection.
Hoffmann S, Otto C, Doose G, Tanzer A, et al.
Genome Biol. 2014 Feb 10;15(2):R34.

COV2HTML: a visualization and analysis tool of bacterial next generation sequencing (NGS) data for postgenomics life scientists.
Monot M, Orgeur M, Camiade E, Brehier C, Dupuy B.
OMICS. 2014 Feb 10. [Epub ahead of print]

The Scan

J&J Booster Support

A US Food and Drug Administration advisory panel has voted to support a booster dose of Johnson & Johnson's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, according to the Los Angeles Times.

To Keep the Cases Moving

The president of the UK Royal College of Pathologists tells the Financial Times that more investment is needed to tackle a backlog of cases.

NAS Expels Archaeologist

Science reports Luis Jaime Castillo Butters' expulsion is the first of an international member from the US National Academy of Sciences.

PLOS Papers on Angelman Syndrome-Like Cases, Salmonella Paratyphi A, SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil

In PLOS this week: exome sequencing analysis of Angelman syndrome-like cases, genetic epidemiology of Salmonella Paratyphi A, and more.