Sequencing Technology

The microbial genetics analysis firm went public today offering 2.85 million units for $17.1 million in gross proceeds.

An international team demonstrated that SNP barcodes and whole-genome patterns in Plasmodium falciparum may reflect intervention-induced changes in parasite transmission.

For their initial project, the group performed 16S sequencing of a Tanzanian frog species, potentially identifying a new species.

Researchers used NGS to profile the tumors of metastatic colorectal carcinoma patients enrolled in the CAPRI-GOIM clinical trial.

BGI will provide Qiagen's Ingenuity Variant Analysis software in integrated bioinformatics for all customers of its sequencing services.

Methods and compositions for DNA fragmentation and tagging by transposases
Multibase delivery for long reads in sequencing by synthesis protocols
Determination of KIR haplotypes associated with disease
Methods and apparatus for detecting molecular interactions using FET arrays
Recombinant polymerases for improved single-molecule sequencing
Methods and apparatus for single-molecule sequencing using energy transfer detection

In PNAS this week: genomic study of group B Streptococcus evolution, selection on the X chromosome in great apes, and more.

Changing the fat and fiber content of people's diets affects their gut microbiome, metabolome, and colon cancer risk, researchers say.

Broken links are found throughout academic publications, and some services are trying to combat such link decay.

Nick Stockton at Wired says that a pause in studying genome-editing tools should be used to find a path forward.

May
28
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This online seminar will demonstrate how RNA-seq analysis in a model organism can provide insights into human disease.