Posts Tagged ‘from_jclub’

Whole-Genome Sequencing and Social-Network Analysis of a Tuberculosis Outbreak — NEJM

July 22, 2017

WGS & Social-#Network Analysis of a TB Outbreak http://www.NEJM.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1003176 Nice tech combo but not sure transmission & phylogeny are consistent

Zika virus evolution and spread in the Americas : Nature : Nature Research

June 25, 2017

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v546/n7658/full/nature22402.html

#Zika virus evolution & spread in the Americas, by @sabeti_lab http://www.Nature.com/nature/journal/v546/n7658/full/nature22402.html #Phylogeny reconstruction of 110 new + 64 known seqs.

A Big Bang model of human colorectal tumor growth : Nature Genetics : Nature Research

June 7, 2017

https://www.nature.com/ng/journal/v47/n3/full/ng.3214.html

Big Bang model of…tumor growth, v. slow #evolution under selection https://www.Nature.com/ng/journal/v47/n3/full/ng.3214.html #Cancer is born w/ key mutations all there

Andrea Sottoriva,
Haeyoun Kang,
Zhicheng Ma,
Trevor A Graham,
Matthew P Salomon,
Junsong Zhao,
Paul Marjoram,
Kimberly Siegmund,
Michael F Press,
Darryl Shibata
& Christina Curtis

Nature Genetics 47, 209–216 (2015) doi:10.1038/ng.3214

Common SNPs explain a large proportion of the heritability for human height : Nature Genetics : Nature Research

June 2, 2017

Common SNPs explain a large proportion (45%) of heritability for…height (85%)
http://www.Nature.com/ng/journal/v42/n7/abs/ng.608.html Cf 2010 GWASes could only explain 5%

Jian Yang,
Beben Benyamin,
Brian P McEvoy,
Scott Gordon,
Anjali K Henders,
Dale R Nyholt,
Pamela A Madden,
Andrew C Heath,
Nicholas G Martin,
Grant W Montgomery,
Michael E Goddard
& Peter M Visscher

Nature Genetics 42, 565–569 (2010) doi:10.1038/ng.608

QT:{{”
…conveniently implemented with a mathematically equivalent model that uses the SNPs to calculate the genomic relationship between pairs of subjects). Using this approach, we estimated the proportion of pheno­typic variance explained by the SNPs as 0.45 (s.e. = 0.08, Table 1), a nearly tenfold increase relative to the 5% explained by published and validated individual SNPs
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Common SNPs explain a large proportion of the heritability for human height : Nature Genetics : Nature Research

June 1, 2017

http://www.nature.com/ng/journal/v42/n7/abs/ng.608.html

Common SNPs explain a large proportion of the heritability for human height

Jian Yang,
Beben Benyamin,
Brian P McEvoy,
Scott Gordon,
Anjali K Henders,
Dale R Nyholt,
Pamela A Madden,
Andrew C Heath,
Nicholas G Martin,
Grant W Montgomery,
Michael E Goddard
& Peter M Visscher

Nature Genetics 42, 565–569 (2010) doi:10.1038/ng.608

QT:{{"
…conveniently implemented with a mathematically equivalent model
that uses the SNPs to calculate the genomic relationship between
pairs of subjects). Using this approach, we estimated the proportion
of pheno­typic variance explained by the SNPs as 0.45 (s.e. = 0.08,
Table 1), a nearly tenfold increase relative to the 5% explained by
published and validated individual SNPs
"}}

Common SNPs explain a large proportion (45%) of heritability for…height (80%) http://www.Nature.com/ng/journal/v42/n7/abs/ng.608.html Vs ’10 GWAS SNPs could only expl. 5%

Reference component analysis of single-cell transcriptomes elucidates cellular heterogeneity in human colorectal tumors : Nature Genetics : Nature Research

May 6, 2017

http://www.nature.com/ng/journal/v49/n5/full/ng.3818.html

Ref component analysis..of transcriptomes, by @Robson_Paul &co http://www.Nature.com/ng/journal/v49/n5/full/ng.3818.html Clustering similarity of samples to tissue references

Impacts of Neanderthal-Introgressed Sequences on the Landscape of Human Gene Expression: Cell

April 16, 2017

"Impacts of Neanderthal-Introgressed Sequences on the Landscape of Human Gene Expression"

(http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0092867417301289)

#Neanderthal-Introgressed Sequences [&]…Gene Expression http://www.Cell.com/cell/abstract/S0092-8674(17)30128-9?_returnURL=http%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS0092867417301289%3Fshowall%3Dtrue ASE for Hn SNPs shows lower #brain expression vs reference

Phys. Rev. E 92, 032810 (2015) – Thermodynamic characterization of networks using graph polynomials

March 31, 2017

Thermodynamic characterization of #networks using graph polynomials https://journals.APS.org/pre/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevE.92.032810 Application to the stockmarket & biological data

Is American Pet Health Care (Also) Uniquely Inefficient?

March 11, 2017

Is American Pet Health Care (Also) Uniquely Inefficient?
http://www.NBER.org/papers/w22669 High correlation betw. #healthcare costs for people & pets

Transmissible Dog Cancer Genome Reveals the Origin and History of an Ancient Cell Lineage | Science

March 4, 2017

Transmissible Dog Cancer Genome Reveals…History of an Ancient Cell Lineage http://science.sciencemag.org/content/343/6169/437.full After 11k yrs 2M SNVs & 646 genes KO’ed

Elizabeth P. Murchison1,2,*,†,
David C. Wedge1,*,
Ludmil B. Alexandrov1,
Beiyuan Fu1,
Inigo Martincorena1,
Zemin Ning1,
Jose M. C. Tubio1,
Emma I. Werner1,
Jan Allen3,
Andrigo Barboza De Nardi4,
Edward M. Donelan3,
Gabriele Marino5,
Ariberto Fassati6,
Peter J. Campbell1,
Fengtang Yang1,
Austin Burt7,
Robin A. Weiss6,
Michael R. Stratton1,†

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Science 24 Jan 2014:
Vol. 343, Issue 6169, pp. 437-440
DOI: 10.1126/science.1247167