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Nature: Biotechnology

  • High-throughput creation and functional profiling of DNA sequence variant libraries using CRISPR–Cas9 in yeast

    High-throughput creation and functional profiling of DNA sequence variant libraries using CRISPR–Cas9 in yeast

    High-throughput creation and functional profiling of DNA sequence variant libraries using CRISPR–Cas9 in yeastHigh-throughput creation and functional profiling of DNA sequence variant libraries using CRISPR–Cas9 in yeast, Published online: 21 May…
    - 2 days ago, 20 May 18, 8:00pm -
  • A protein activity assay to measure global transcription factor activity reveals determinants of chromatin accessibility

    A protein activity assay to measure global transcription factor activity reveals determinants of chromatin accessibility

    A protein activity assay to measure global transcription factor activity reveals determinants of chromatin accessibilityA protein activity assay to measure global transcription factor activity reveals determinants of chromatin accessibility, Publishe…
    - 2 days ago, 20 May 18, 8:00pm -
  • Reversal of siRNA-mediated gene silencing <i>in vivo</i>

    Reversal of siRNA-mediated gene silencing <i>in vivo</i>

    Reversal of siRNA-mediated gene silencing in vivoReversal of siRNA-mediated gene silencing <i>in vivo</i>, Published online: 14 May 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt.4136Gene silencing by siRNAs in vivo is reversed using sequence-specific high-affinity oligonucl…
    - 9 days ago, 13 May 18, 8:00pm -
  • A rich resource

    A rich resource

    A rich resourceA rich resource, Published online: 09 May 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt.4130Employing graduate students and post-doctoral fellows in technology transfer groups
    - 14 days ago, 8 May 18, 8:00pm -
  • Allogene and Celularity move CAR-T therapy off the shelf

    Allogene and Celularity move CAR-T therapy off the shelf

    Allogene and Celularity move CAR-T therapy off the shelfAllogene and Celularity move CAR-T therapy off the shelf, Published online: 09 May 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt0518-375Allogene and Celularity move CAR-T therapy off the shelf
    - 14 days ago, 8 May 18, 8:00pm -
  • Trump threatens then signs, a win for FDA, NIH

    Trump threatens then signs, a win for FDA, NIH

    Trump threatens then signs, a win for FDA, NIHTrump threatens then signs, a win for FDA, NIH, Published online: 09 May 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt0518-383Trump threatens then signs, a win for FDA, NIH
    - 14 days ago, 8 May 18, 8:00pm -
  • Unleashing biotech's crouching tiger

    Unleashing biotech's crouching tiger

    Unleashing biotech's crouching tigerUnleashing biotech's crouching tiger, Published online: 09 May 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt.4149With a massive expansion in healthcare coverage, biotech's next big boom could occur in India. But this revolution will not b…
    - 14 days ago, 8 May 18, 8:00pm -
  • Around the world in a month

    Around the world in a month

    Around the world in a monthAround the world in a month, Published online: 09 May 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt0518-385Around the world in a month
    - 14 days ago, 8 May 18, 8:00pm -

Phys.org: Biotechnology

  • newFaster genome evolution methods to transform yeast

    Faster genome evolution methods to transform yeast

    Scientists have created a new way of speeding up the genome evolution of baker's yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae, the same yeast we use for bread and beer production.
    - 8 hours ago, 22 May 18, 11:21am -
  • newHow wheat can root out the take-all fungus

    How wheat can root out the take-all fungus

    In the soils of the world's cereal fields, a family tussle between related species of fungi is underway for control of the crops' roots, with food security threatened if the wrong side wins. Beneficial fungi can help plants to protect themselves from…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 May 18, 9:29am -
  • newThese CRISPR-modified crops don't count as GMOs

    These CRISPR-modified crops don't count as GMOs

    To feed the burgeoning human population, it is vital that the world figures out ways to boost food production.
    - 10 hours ago, 22 May 18, 9:11am -
  • newBiophysicist works toward bio-inspired solar cell

    Biophysicist works toward bio-inspired solar cell

    Even the best human-engineered solar cell is essentially a clunky dial-up modem compared to the sleek high-speed efficiency of the humble leaf. After all, plants have had about a billion years to perfect the process of photosynthesis, which uses ener…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 May 18, 8:58am -
  • newA new DNA editing toolkit for the alga Nannochloropsis

    A new DNA editing toolkit for the alga Nannochloropsis

    Eric Poliner and a team of MSU scientists in the Farre and Benning labs have released a new genetic engineering toolkit for the alga Nannochloropsis. The alga is of interest for the production of biofuels and other oil-based chemicals.
    - 12 hours ago, 22 May 18, 6:58am -
  • newNovel bioactive steroid biosynthetic pathway in symbiotic fungi

    Novel bioactive steroid biosynthetic pathway in symbiotic fungi

    A group of researchers from Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences at The University of Tokyo and Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Natural Products at Jinan University, identified the biosynthetic gene cluster for the furanosteroid d…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 May 18, 5:57am -
  • newCRISPR-edited rice plants produce major boost in grain yield

    CRISPR-edited rice plants produce major boost in grain yield

    A team of scientists from Purdue University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences has used CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing technology to develop a variety of rice that produces 25-31 percent more grain and would have been virtually impossible to create throug…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 May 18, 5:57am -
  • Profiling the genome hundreds of variations at a time

    Profiling the genome hundreds of variations at a time

    Geneticists have been using model organisms ranging from the house mouse to the single-cell bakers' yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, to study basic biological processes that regulate human development and physiology, and that can be compromised in va…
    - 1 day ago, 21 May 18, 1:26pm -
  • Study finds snap-lock mechanism in bacterial riboswitch

    Study finds snap-lock mechanism in bacterial riboswitch

    In a discovery that points to potential new antibiotic medicines, scientists from Rice University and the University of Michigan have deciphered the workings of a common but little-understood bacterial switch that cuts off protein production before i…
    - 1 day ago, 21 May 18, 11:13am -
  • Where GM meets GE

    Where GM meets GE

    Genome edited (GE) crops will be sown in a field this month for the first time in the UK as part of an experimental trial at Rothamsted Research that aims to investigate genetic engineering's efficiency in developing plants to yield more nutritious d…
    - 4 days ago, 18 May 18, 4:19pm -

Scientific American: Biotechnology

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