genome assembly

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: a Danish reference genome, and more.

Scientists reported this week for the first time a Danish reference genome based on the de novo assembly of 150 genomes from 50 family trios.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: improved maize reference genome, and more.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: functional genomic study of effects of anti-parasitic drugs, humped bladderwort genome assembly, and more.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: new green algae genome assembly, Arabidopsis thaliana population history, and more.

In Genome Research this week: repetitive satellite DNA in the fruit fly, transcriptome map assembly pipeline, and more.

By combining in vivo and in vitro proximity ligation technologies, highly accurate and contiguous genomes can help accelerate more traditional, genetic-marker based crop breeding.

In Genome Research this week: longitudinal study of Burkholderia cenocepacia isolates from cystic fibrosis patients, long-read assembly approach, and more.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: random DNA replication errors play role in cancer, and more.

With the addition of Hi-C contact data, researchers have developed highly accurate genome assemblies.

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Harvard Medical School's George Church discusses editing human DNA, including germline DNA, in the New England Journal of Medicine.

According to Nature News, the African Academy of Sciences is launching an open-access publishing platform next year.

A new report suggests the UK's stature in science and research could fall post-Brexit, the Guardian reports.

In Nature this week: genome sequence of wheat progenitor Aegilops tauschii, and more.