Posts Tagged ‘fromemail’

Article: This is the first ever photo of a black hole

April 21, 2019

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/613301/this-is-the-first-ever-photo-of-a-black-hole/

NEJM: Record-Breaking Performance in a 70-Year-Old Marathoner

April 13, 2019

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc1900771?query=featured_secondary

We determined the physiological profile of a 70-year-old male marathoner who ran the event in 2:54:23…

LDL 84mg/dL and HDL 66mg/dL, quite impressive…

WIRED: Scientists Need More Cat DNA, and Lil Bub is Here to Help

April 3, 2019

amusing…
The story has an interesting mendelian disease angle.
https://www.wired.com/story/scientists-need-more-cat-dna-and-lil-bub-is-here-to-help/

Scientists Need More Cat DNA, and Lil Bub is Here to Help
WIRED
Unusual DNA helped make Lil Bub a cat celebrity. Now that genetic data could improve medical care for cats without millions of Instagram followers. Read the full story

Excellent review for cbb752 students

March 31, 2019

Balanced perspective on history and future of genomic medicine by Jay Shendure https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(19)30152-7

neuroDEVELOPMENTS: Neuroscience Research to Clinical Relevance

March 31, 2019

https://mailchi.mp/add7f814b67d/neurodevelopments-720229
https://www.libd.org/neurodevelopments/

the Lieber’s neuroDEVELOPMENTS newsletter, which features the PsychENCODE paper

politics questions galore

March 31, 2019

prediction markets
https://www.predictit.org/

Attached: Cancer Therapy Advisor Q&A

March 17, 2019

February 13, 2019
Q&A With Mark B. Gerstein, PhD, on Diagnostic Genomic vs Exomic Sequencing Bryant Furlow
https://www.cancertherapyadvisor.com/home/cancer-topics/general-oncology/qa-with-mark-b-gerstein-phd-on-diagnostic-genomic-vs-exomic-sequencing/

Final Article — American Scholar Magazine

March 12, 2019

WORKS IN PROGRESS – SPRING 2019
Decoding DNA
On the hunt for the genetic roots of mental illnesses

By Marcus Banks | March 4, 2019

QT:[[”
The model, a form of artificial intelligence, aims to use abstract knowledge gained in the research lab to improve clinical treatments for real patients. The ultimate goal, says Gerstein, is to use the model to develop pharmaceutical treatments that reduce the impact of schizophrenia. Part of the challenge in developing drugs to treat the disease is the fact that it is not a one-size-fits-all condition. “]]

https://theamericanscholar.org/decoding-dna/#.XH7RRlNKiqA

Explore the NIST Privacy Engineering Collaboration Space

March 10, 2019

QT:[[”
the launch of the NIST Privacy Engineering Collaboration Space! The collaboration space is an online venue open to the public where practitioners can discover, share, discuss, and improve upon open source tools, solutions, and processes that support privacy
engineering and risk management. We have launched the space with a focus on de-identification and privacy risk management tools and use cases, gathered via GitHub for collaboration purposes.
“]]

https://www.nist.gov/itl/applied-cybersecurity/privacy-engineering/collaboration-space

UMAPs

March 2, 2019

A lineage-resolved molecular atlas of C elegans embryogenesis at #singlecell resolution, w/ @JIsaacMurray, @JunhyongKim, @ColeTrapnell & B Waterston https://www.BiorXiv.org/content/10.1101/565549v1 Compares the known cell lineage of the worm to trees based on UMAP cell-type clusters. Remarkable agreement

https://twitter.com/MarkGerstein/status/1101927645145645056