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Seeking Structure With Metagenome Sequences
Seeking Structure With Metagenome Sequences
News   Jan 23, 2017

Metagenomics database helps fill in 10 percent of previously unknown protein structures.

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Cypralis Granted New Innovate UK Award
Cypralis Granted New Innovate UK Award
News   Jan 23, 2017

Cypralis have been granted an Innovate UK early stage award to develop cyclophilin D inhibitors.

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A Universal Toolkit for Modifying Gene Expression
A Universal Toolkit for Modifying Gene Expression
News   Jan 23, 2017

New genetic engineering technique could help design, study biological systems.

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Genetic Driver of Lung Cancer
Genetic Driver of Lung Cancer
News   Jan 23, 2017

Study finds that Ect2 is required for tumor formation in vivo and identifies a novel function related to ribosomes for Ect2 in lung adenocarcinoma tumor cells.

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Roots of Related Genetic Diseases Found in Cell Powerhouses
Roots of Related Genetic Diseases Found in Cell Powerhouses
News   Jan 23, 2017

Scientists at NYU Langone Medical Center have discovered the mechanisms behind a genetic change known to cause a set of related diseases.

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Gingko Bioworks Acquires Gen9
Gingko Bioworks Acquires Gen9
News   Jan 23, 2017

Acquisition brings unprecedented scale and speed to organism design.

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Supportive Cell Signals Encourage Pancreatic Tumor Growth
Supportive Cell Signals Encourage Pancreatic Tumor Growth
News   Jan 23, 2017

Salk scientists find that targeting the interaction between a pancreatic tumor and its microenvironment could weaken cancer.

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Model Reveals How Droplets Grow Around Particles on a Surface
Model Reveals How Droplets Grow Around Particles on a Surface
News   Jan 23, 2017

A mathematical model that predicts how water condenses around tiny particles could help to improve chemical industrial processes, including the production of drug tablets, fertilizers and catalysts.

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Innovation in Cancer, Infectious Disease Research
Innovation in Cancer, Infectious Disease Research
News   Jan 20, 2017

UC Berkeley’s Immunotherapeutics and Vaccine Research Institute was launched last year to help support interactivity between cancer and infectious disease research.

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Unraveling Hidden Immunodeficiencies
Unraveling Hidden Immunodeficiencies
News   Jan 20, 2017

Researchers have characterized a new genetically-based immunodeficiency which stems from a mutation in the gene, STAT2.

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