structural biology

This Week in Science

In Science this week: approach to visualize chromatin structure in nuclei, and more.

A Salk Institute-led team developed an approach to visualize chromatin in vivo and used it to examine the organization of DNA in interphase and mitotic cells.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: personal genome approach to RNA-seq read alignment, hematopoietic Systems Biology Repository, and more.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Structural biology tools firm MiTeGen announced today it has forged development and distribution agreements with EMBLEM, the commercial subsidiary of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A Case Western Reserve University researcher has received a total of $4 million in funding for the development of an instrument to be used for structural biology research.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Four researchers at the University of Oklahoma have won a $9.7 million Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence grant from the National Institutes of Health to support the growth and competitiveness of the university's structural biology science programs, OU said on W

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bayer Healthcare today announced an expansion of its joint research partnership with Tsinghua University in Beijing.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory today announced a partnership to develop and distribute new methods aimed at the structural biology field.

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The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Alnylam's RNAi-based therapy Onpattro, according to Stat News.

Harvard Medical School's Seth Cassel and Cigall Kadoch argue in a Baltimore Sun op-ed that the recent TAILORx trial shows the potential of genomic-based medicine.

Researchers in the UK are working on using gene drives to control malaria-carrying mosquitoes, the Telegraph reports.

In PLOS this week: genetic architecture mediating gene expression, metabolomic patterns in multiple myeloma, and more.