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 Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.