Posts Tagged ‘privacy’

The effects of death and post-mortem cold ischemia on human tissue transcriptomes | Nature Communications

February 2, 2019

Changes in gene activity may one day reveal…time of death
https://www.ScienceMag.org/news/2018/02/changes-gene-activity-may-one-day-reveal-time-death-crime-victims Discusses paper by @RodericGuigo (“Effects of death & post-mortem cold ischemia on….#transcriptomes,”
https://www.Nature.com/articles/s41467-017-02772-x). Obvious forensic interest but maybe a #privacy angle as well

Changes in gene activity may one day reveal the time of death for crime victims

Is it time for a universal genetic forensic database? | Science

November 23, 2018

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/362/6417/898.full

Took a ancestry DNA test? Here’s what you should know about privacy

November 11, 2018

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/nation-now/2018/04/27/ancestry-genealogy-dna-test-privacy-golden-state-killer/557263002/

Dynamic Human Environmental Exposome Revealed by Longitudinal Personal Monitoring: Cell

November 3, 2018

Dynamic…Environmental #Exposome Revealed by
Longitudinal…Monitoring, by @SnyderShot lab
https://www.Cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(18)31121-8 QT: “Developed…method to monitor personal airborne biological & chem. exposures & followed…15 individuals for up to 890 days & >66… locations.”

https://www.cell.com/cell/pdf/S0092-8674(18)31121-8.pdf

George Church’s new article

September 3, 2018

How we Benefit from Getting our Genomes Sequenced
https://medium.com/@geochurch/how-we-benefit-from-getting-our-genomes-sequenced-73f173ddaab

text mining and privacy

August 4, 2018

Don’t quote me: reverse identification of research participants in social media studies

John W. Ayers,
Theodore L. Caputi,
Camille Nebeker &
Mark Dredze

npj Digital Medicine
volume 1, Article number: 30 (2018)

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41746-018-0036-2

Leonardo Da Vinci’s DNA

July 1, 2018

original announcement here:
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-05/tca-ldv050316.php Rumors that they will make his DNA public very soon.

DNA by numbers

June 26, 2018

https://www.forensicmag.com/article/2015/10/dna-numbers)
work related to DNA leakage in daily life

To monitor the health of cities’ residents, look no further than their sewers

June 16, 2018

To monitor the health of cities’ residents, look no further than their
sewers https://CEN.ACS.org/environment/water/monitor-health-citiesresidents-look-further/96/i18 Urban metabolism metrology & wastewater-based epidemiology. Big application is measuring illicit drugs. Interesting #privacy issues.

Analyzing 1.1 Billion NYC Taxi and Uber Trips, with a Vengeance

May 22, 2018

Thoughts on @R_Thaler & @CassSunstein’s Nudge
http://BLOG.gerstein.info/2018/05/thoughts-on-thaler-sunsteins-nudge.html General points about human decision making, with practical
implications for one’s day-to-day life HT @Rozowsky