Prof Doudna and Prof Weissman will be members of the Joint Steering Committee, together with GSK's new head of functional genomics
, Dr Chris Miller, who just joined GSK from AbbVie.
- UK-based gene editing and gene modulation technologies company Horizon Discovery Group plc (LSE: HZD) has adopted its Edit-R crRNA libraries as part of UK-based drugmaker AstraZeneca's drive to establish a functional genomics
discovery platform, the company said.
Other topics include food formats for the effective delivery of probiotics, the genetics of yeast impacting wine quality, emulsion design to improve the delivery of functional lipophilic components, the genomic evolution of domesticated micro-organisms, glass transition temperature and its relevance in food processing, and functional genomics
for food fermentation processes.
Dr Andreas Heger, the Medical Research Council Functional Genomics
Unit at Oxford University, said: "Our study shows quite dramatically the wideranging influence that vitamin D exerts over our health."
Stewart, director of the ARS Conservation and Production Research Laboratory in Bushland, Texas); and enhancing human and bovine health by focusing on safeguards to dairy cattle and milk (Max Paape, a researcher with the ARS Bovine Functional Genomics
Laboratory in Beltsville, Md.).
The work has been led by researchers from the Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics
and the University of Adelaide's School of Agriculture, Food and Wine, in collaboration with scientists from the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Cambridge, UK.
The goal of the company is to provide cutting edge technologies, including functional genomics
, for the accurate diagnosis of cancer patients and the personalized formulation of therapeutic strategies.
INVESTIGATION UPDATE OF WOODY PERENNIAL FLOWERING IN POPULUS DELTOIDES FOR TRAINING IN FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS
. Ali Barak, John Carlson, Joseph Kennedy, Ketia Shumaker, Shaqoundra Williams, Department of Biological Sciences, University of West Alabama, Livingston, AL 35470.
BMC Genomics is an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles in all aspects of genome-scale analysis, functional genomics
, and proteomics.
* in gene therapy (as well as functional genomics
), it facilitates design of vectors that are better targeted to specific sequences, which would be a significant advance in the art of transgenesis.
The new journal reports on current advances in rice genetics, structural and functional genomics
, comparative genomics, molecular biology and physiology, molecular breeding, and comparative biology.
Department of Defense-funded laboratory is considered to be one of the most integrated, high throughput, functional genomics
and proteomics research facility in the world.