Posts Tagged ‘jclub’

Journal Club by JG

July 27, 2018

TWAS of 229k women identifies new candidate susceptibility genes for breast cancer https://www.Nature.com/articles/s41588-018-0132-x Metascan approach. Derive model for imputing transcriptome from #GTEx & validate against TCGA. Application to BCAC.

Genome-wide prediction and functional characterization of the genetic basis of autism spectrum disorder | Nature Neuroscience

July 27, 2018

Genome-wide prediction & functional characterization of the genetic basis of autism spectrum disorder, by @OlgaTroyanskaya lab
https://www.Nature.com/articles/nn.4353 Intersected candidate #ASD genes w/ #BrainSpan gene expression to find a pre-natal signal for the disease

Today: Jason Moore, Computational Biology and Bioinformatics speaker, 6-6-18 in BML Auditorium at 4 pm

June 7, 2018

https://linkstream2.gerstein.info/tag/talk20180606/
https://twitter.com/MarkGerstein/status/1004566413036617728

Papers for Journal Club

June 7, 2018

Alternative evolutionary histories in the sequence space of an ancient protein https://www.Nature.com/articles/nature23902 Great viz of different potential but not necessarily realized evolutionary trajectories. Quite relevant for molecular #evolution & #pseudogenes

Paper for Journal Club Tomorrow

May 22, 2018

Susceptibility of brain atrophy to TRIB3 in #Alzheimer’s disease, evidence from functional prioritization in imaging genetics
http://www.PNAS.org/content/115/12/3162.long Nice connection of developing phenotypes from #imaging, combined w. simple polygenic scores from genotypes

ADNI Website

May 20, 2018

http://adni.loni.usc.edu/

Genome-Scale Signatures of Gene Interaction from Compound Screens Predict Clinical Efficacy of Targeted Cancer Therapies – ScienceDirect

April 28, 2018

Genome-Scale Signatures of Gene Interaction from #CompoundScreens Predict…Efficacy of Targeted Cancer Therapies
https://www.ScienceDirect.com/science/article/pii/S2405471218300097 How to find drug combos: Find expression response profiles associated w/ a drug target. A synergistic drug might change profiles similarly

Mapping the mouse Allelome reveals tissue-specific regulation of allelic expression | eLife

April 21, 2018

Mapping the mouse Allelome reveals tissue-specific regulation of allelic expression https://eLifeSciences.org/articles/25125 More noncoding than coding #allelic activity. Also, finding windows of allelic activity for chromatin

Daniel Andergassen,
Christoph P Dotter,
Daniel Wenzel,
Verena Sigl,
Philipp C Bammer,
Markus Muckenhuber,
Daniela Mayer,
Tomasz M Kulinski,
Hans-Christian Theussl,
Josef M Penninger,
Christoph Bock,
Denise P Barlow ,
Florian M Pauler ,
Quanah J Hudson

Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria;
Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria;
Institute of Molecular Pathology, Austria

Fast, scalable prediction of deleterious noncoding variants from functional and population genomic data | Nature Genetics

March 18, 2018

Fast, scalable prediction of deleterious #noncoding variants from functional & population genomic data
https://www.Nature.com/articles/ng.3810 LINSIGHT, by @ASiepel et al., combines DNAse & conservation information

Yi-Fei Huang, Brad Gulko & Adam Siepel
Nature Genetics 49, 618–624 (2017)
doi:10.1038/ng.3810
Published online:
13 March 2017

JClub by BW on “3D clusters of somatic mutations in cancer reveal numerous rare mutations as functional targets”, Genome Medicine

February 4, 2018

3D clusters of somatic mutations…reveal numerous rare mutations as functional targets
https://GenomeMedicine.BiomedCentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13073-016-0393-x Introduces 3DHotSpots, which is one of a number of recent approaches (incl. CLUMPS, Hotspot3D, Mutation3D & HotMAPS) for finding groupings of somatic SNVs via structure