How covid-19 spurred governments to snoop on sewage | The Economist

September 27, 2022

IGVF Marker Paper

September 27, 2022

Marker paper examples, in no particular order. They have different ages, strengths/weaknesses, and describe different kinds of projects.

Human Biomolecular Atlas Program (HuBMAP)

Human Cell Atlas (HCA)

Human Pangenome Reference Consortium (HPRC)

The NIH Extracellular RNA Communication Consortium (exRNA):

Molecular Transducers of Physical Activity Consortium (Motrpac):

The NIH Somatic Cell Genome Editing program (SCGE)

The Genotype-Tissue Expression (GTEx) project

The ENCODE (ENCyclopedia Of DNA Elements) Project

The NIH Roadmap Epigenomics Mapping Consortium

The NIH Roadmap Epigenomics Program data resource

The NIH Common Fund/Roadmap Epigenomics Program: Successes of a comprehensive consortium

The 4D nucleome project (4DN)

Brown noise?

September 26, 2022

about blurred background requirement for zoom

September 25, 2022

Briefly, according to Zoom official document from the above link, For macOS devices, you must have 6th generation or later.

open terminal
Enter the following command:

sysctl machdep.cpu.brand_string

The generation of your processor can be determined by the first digit (or two) of the processor number that appears after the hyphen (-), while the remaining 3 digits are the model number. For example, an Intel i7-6700 is the 700 model of the 6th generation of i7 processors. 6 means 6th generation

For a full list of specifications for using blurred background on a macOS device,

Zoom desktop client, 4.6.0 or higher
macOS version 10.13 or higher
Supported processors

Apple M1
i5-6000 or higher
Note: 6th generation i5 dual-core processor, requires macOS 10.14 or higher i7-4000 or higher
(i9 should be supported by default, they didn’t mention this actually)

When Should I Get the New Bivalent Booster? – The New York Times

September 24, 2022

Doctors and immunologists said that, in general, people should wait four to six months after immunization to get a booster. Likewise, if you were recently infected with the coronavirus, you might want to wait that same amount of time before getting another shot.

Atlantic Crossing: Remembering when Norway’s royals lived in Bethesda – The Washington Post

September 24, 2022

At Pooks Hill Marriott in DC for a
meeting. Fascinated to learn that this was the site of a grand house where Norwegian royals spent their time in the 1940s

External Professional Activities Guidance for Faculty

September 24, 2022


September 24, 2022

Epigenetic inheritance at the agouti locus in the mouse | Nature Genetics

September 24, 2022

Check Mac processors using serial number

September 24, 2022

this is useful

There are two ways to check processors and detailed information of a specific Mac.

1. There is very detailed information on this website. You can put your serial number in.

2.Another way to do it:
Click on the “apple” icon on the top right corner of your
screen—”About this Mac”—“Overview”—”system report”.