Skip to main content

Papers of Note: Feb 1, 2011

Premium

Massive parallel DNA pyrosequencing analysis of the tumor suppressor BRG1/SMARCA4 in lung primary tumors.
Rodriguez-Nieto S, Cañada A, Pros E, Pinto AI, et al.
Hum Mutat. 2011 Feb;32(2):E1999-2017.


Forces affecting double-stranded DNA translocation through synthetic nanopores.
Chen L, Conlisk AT.
Biomed Microdevices. 2011 Jan 29. [Epub ahead of print]


Bambino: a variant detector and alignment viewer for next-generation sequencing data in the SAM/BAM format.
Edmonson MN, Zhang J, Yan C, Finney RP, et al.
Bioinformatics. 2011 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print]


Identity-by-descent filtering of exome sequence data for disease-gene
identification in autosomal recessive disorders.
Rödelsperger C, Krawitz P, Bauer S, Hecht J, et al.
Bioinformatics. 2011 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print]


Quality control and preprocessing of metagenomic datasets.
Schmieder R, Edwards R.
Bioinformatics. 2011 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print]


CHILD: a new tool for detecting low-abundance insertions and deletions in standard sequence traces.
Zhidkov I, Cohen R, Geifman N, Mishmar D, Rubin E.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print]


Quantitative determination of allele frequency in pooled DNA by using sequencing
method.
Cao P, Wang QJ, Zhu XT, Zhou H, et al.
J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2011 Jan 15. [Epub ahead of print]


Removing noise from pyrosequenced amplicons.
Quince C, Lanzen A, Davenport RJ, Turnbaugh PJ.
BMC Bioinformatics. 2011 Jan 28;12(1):38.


Fluorinated amphiphiles control the insertion of α hemolysin pores into lipid bilayers.
Raychaudhuri P, Li Q, Mason A, Mikhailova E, et al.
Biochemistry. 2011 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print]


A deep-sequencing study of chronic myeloid leukemia patients in blast crisis(BC-CML) detects mutations in 76.9% of cases.
Grossmann V, Kohlmann A, Zenger M, Schindela S, et al.
Leukemia. 2011 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print]


[ pagebreak ]

Metagenomic discovery of biomass-degrading genes and genomes from cow rumen.
Hess M, Sczyrba A, Egan R, Kim TW, et al.
Science. 2011 Jan 28;331(6016):463-467.


Rapid pneumococcal evolution in response to clinical interventions.
Croucher NJ, Harris SR, Fraser C, Quail MA, et al.
Science. 2011 Jan 28;331(6016):430-434.


Model SNP development for complex genomes based on hexaploid oat using high-throughput 454 sequencing technology.
Oliver RE, Lazo GR, Lutz JD, Rubenfield MJ, et al.
BMC Genomics. 2011 Jan 27;12(1):77.


Comparative and demographic analysis of orang-utan genomes.
Locke DP, Hillier LW, Warren WC, Worley KC, et al.
Nature. 2011 Jan 27;469(7331):529-533.


Next generation massively parallel sequencing of targeted exomes to identify genetic mutations in primary ciliary dyskinesia: Implications for application to clinical testing.
Berg JS, Evans JP, Leigh MW, Omran H, et al.
Genet Med. 2011 Jan 25. [Epub ahead of print]


Genomic sequencing and analysis of a Chinese Hamster ovary cell line using Illumina sequencing technology.
Hammond S, Swanberg JC, Kaplarevic M, Lee KH.
BMC Genomics. 2011 Jan 26;12(1):67.


A novel compression tool for efficient storage of genome resequencing data.
Wang C, Zhang D.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan 25. [Epub ahead of print]


Rapid identification of mutations in GJC2 in primary lymphoedema using whole exome sequencing combined with linkage analysis with delineation of the phenotype.
Ostergaard P, Simpson MA, Brice G, Mansour S, et al.
J Med Genet. 2011 Jan 25. [Epub ahead of print]


Annotation-based genome-wide SNP discovery in the large and complex Aegilops tauschii genome using next-generation sequencing without a reference genome sequence.
You FM, Huo N, Deal KR, Gu YQ, et al.
BMC Genomics. 2011 Jan 25;12(1):59.


PoolHap: Inferring haplotype frequencies from pooled samples by next generation sequencing.
Long Q, Jeffares DC, Zhang Q, Ye K, et al.
PLoS One. 2011 Jan 5;6(1):e15292.


Mutation of HIV-1 genomes in a clinical population treated with the mutagenic nucleoside KP1461.
Mullins JI, Heath L, Hughes JP, Kicha J, et al.
PLoS One. 2011 Jan 14;6(1):e15135.


Deep RNA sequencing analysis of readthrough gene fusions in human prostate adenocarcinoma and reference samples.
Nacu S, Yuan W, Kan Z, Bhatt D, et al.
BMC Med Genomics. 2011 Jan 24;4(1):11.


PileLine: a toolbox to handle genome position information in next-generation sequencing studies.
Glez-Pena D, Gomez-Lopez G, Reboiro-Jato M, Fdez-Riverola F, Pisano DG.
BMC Bioinformatics. 2011 Jan 24;12(1):31.

The Scan

Pfizer-BioNTech Seek Full Vaccine Approval

According to the New York Times, Pfizer and BioNTech are seeking full US Food and Drug Administration approval for their SARS-CoV-2 vaccine.

Viral Integration Study Critiqued

Science writes that a paper reporting that SARS-CoV-2 can occasionally integrate into the host genome is drawing criticism.

Giraffe Species Debate

The Scientist reports that a new analysis aiming to end the discussion of how many giraffe species there are has only continued it.

Science Papers Examine Factors Shaping SARS-CoV-2 Spread, Give Insight Into Bacterial Evolution

In Science this week: genomic analysis points to role of human behavior in SARS-CoV-2 spread, and more.