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Entire genome of extinct human decoded from finger bone

February 8th, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (IANS) German anthropologists have decoded the entire genome sequence of a Denisovan, representative of the extinct Asian group related to Neanderthals, from a finger bone fossil, a ... Read more...

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Genomics-social network combo can halt disease outbreaks

May 23rd, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 23 (IANS) Combining bacterial genome sequencing technology with social networking analysis can help public health officials track and halt epidemics more effectively.And while it may sound like ... Read more...

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First harmful algal bloom species genome sequenced

February 22nd, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A team of researchers including U. S. Department of Energy (DOE) Joint Genome Institute (JGI) scientists led by Igor Grigoriev has successfully completed and annotated the first genome ... Read more...

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Baby’s genome lurks in mother’s blood: Study

December 9th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): A new study has brought the step of sequencing foetal genome from the mother's DNA one step closer.The discovery may offer prospective parents a non-invasive way of testing ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Genome analysis of marine microbe reveals a metabolic minimalist

February 22nd, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): The genome analysis of an unusual marine microbe has revealed a metabolic minimalist, as it has have ditched several major metabolic pathways, leaving it with a remarkably reduced ... Read more...

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Scientists identify virus responsible for parrot disease

July 31st, 2008 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco have identified a virus that may be responsible for the mysterious parrot disease.The team led by Joseph DeRisi, PhD, ... Read more...

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