Biotechnology

Biotechnology is a broad discipline in which biological processes, organisms, cells or cellular components are exploited to develop new technologies. New tools and products developed by biotechnologists are useful in research, agriculture, industry and the clinic.

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  • Research
    | Open Access

    • Jacob T. Martin
    • , Christopher A. Cottrell
    • , Aleksandar Antanasijevic
    • , Diane G. Carnathan
    • , Benjamin J. Cossette
    • , Chiamaka A. Enemuo
    • , Etse H. Gebru
    • , Yury Choe
    • , Federico Viviano
    • , Stephanie Fischinger
    • , Talar Tokatlian
    • , Kimberly M. Cirelli
    • , George Ueda
    • , Jeffrey Copps
    • , Torben Schiffner
    • , Sergey Menis
    • , Galit Alter
    • , William R. Schief
    • , Shane Crotty
    • , Neil P. King
    • , David Baker
    • , Guido Silvestri
    • , Andrew B. Ward
    •  & Darrell J. Irvine
    npj Vaccines 5, 72
  • Research
    | Open Access

    The approximately 5-Gb tuatara (Sphenodon punctatus) genome assembly provides a resource for analysing amniote evolution, and highlights the imperative for meaningful cultural engagement with Indigenous communities in genome-sequencing endeavours.

    • Neil J. Gemmell
    • , Kim Rutherford
    • , Stefan Prost
    • , Marc Tollis
    • , David Winter
    • , J. Robert Macey
    • , David L. Adelson
    • , Alexander Suh
    • , Terry Bertozzi
    • , José H. Grau
    • , Chris Organ
    • , Paul P. Gardner
    • , Matthieu Muffato
    • , Mateus Patricio
    • , Konstantinos Billis
    • , Fergal J. Martin
    • , Paul Flicek
    • , Bent Petersen
    • , Lin Kang
    • , Pawel Michalak
    • , Thomas R. Buckley
    • , Melissa Wilson
    • , Yuanyuan Cheng
    • , Hilary Miller
    • , Ryan K. Schott
    • , Melissa D. Jordan
    • , Richard D. Newcomb
    • , José Ignacio Arroyo
    • , Nicole Valenzuela
    • , Tim A. Hore
    • , Jaime Renart
    • , Valentina Peona
    • , Claire R. Peart
    • , Vera M. Warmuth
    • , Lu Zeng
    • , R. Daniel Kortschak
    • , Joy M. Raison
    • , Valeria Velásquez Zapata
    • , Zhiqiang Wu
    • , Didac Santesmasses
    • , Marco Mariotti
    • , Roderic Guigó
    • , Shawn M. Rupp
    • , Victoria G. Twort
    • , Nicolas Dussex
    • , Helen Taylor
    • , Hideaki Abe
    • , Donna M. Bond
    • , James M. Paterson
    • , Daniel G. Mulcahy
    • , Vanessa L. Gonzalez
    • , Charles G. Barbieri
    • , Dustin P. DeMeo
    • , Stephan Pabinger
    • , Tracey Van Stijn
    • , Shannon Clarke
    • , Oliver Ryder
    • , Scott V. Edwards
    • , Steven L. Salzberg
    • , Lindsay Anderson
    • , Nicola Nelson
    • , Clive Stone
    • , Clive Stone
    • , Jim Smillie
    •  & Haydn Edmonds
    Nature, 1-7
  • Research |

    • Kizzmekia S. Corbett
    • , Darin K. Edwards
    • , Sarah R. Leist
    • , Olubukola M. Abiona
    • , Seyhan Boyoglu-Barnum
    • , Rebecca A. Gillespie
    • , Sunny Himansu
    • , Alexandra Schäfer
    • , Cynthia T. Ziwawo
    • , Anthony T. DiPiazza
    • , Kenneth H. Dinnon
    • , Sayda M. Elbashir
    • , Christine A. Shaw
    • , Angela Woods
    • , Ethan J. Fritch
    • , David R. Martinez
    • , Kevin W. Bock
    • , Mahnaz Minai
    • , Bianca M. Nagata
    • , Geoffrey B. Hutchinson
    • , Kai Wu
    • , Carole Henry
    • , Kapil Bahi
    • , Dario Garcia-Dominguez
    • , LingZhi Ma
    • , Isabella Renzi
    • , Wing-Pui Kong
    • , Stephen D. Schmidt
    • , Lingshu Wang
    • , Yi Zhang
    • , Emily Phung
    • , Lauren A. Chang
    • , Rebecca J. Loomis
    • , Nedim Emil Altaras
    • , Elisabeth Narayanan
    • , Mihir Metkar
    • , Vlad Presnyak
    • , Cuiping Liu
    • , Mark K. Louder
    • , Wei Shi
    • , Kwanyee Leung
    • , Eun Sung Yang
    • , Ande West
    • , Kendra L. Gully
    • , Laura J. Stevens
    • , Nianshuang Wang
    • , Daniel Wrapp
    • , Nicole A. Doria-Rose
    • , Guillaume Stewart-Jones
    • , Hamilton Bennett
    • , Gabriela S. Alvarado
    • , Martha C. Nason
    • , Tracy J. Ruckwardt
    • , Jason S. McLellan
    • , Mark R. Denison
    • , James D. Chappell
    • , Ian N. Moore
    • , Kaitlyn M. Morabito
    • , John R. Mascola
    • , Ralph S. Baric
    • , Andrea Carfi
    •  & Barney S. Graham
    Nature, 1-8
  • Research |

    The 8-oxoguanine modification of the microRNA miR-1 results in redirected recognition and silencing of target genes and leads to cardiac hypertrophy in mice.

    • Heeyoung Seok
    • , Haejeong Lee
    • , Sohyun Lee
    • , Seung Hyun Ahn
    • , Hye-Sook Lee
    • , Geun-Woo D. Kim
    • , Jongjin Peak
    • , Jongyeun Park
    • , You Kyung Cho
    • , Yeojin Jeong
    • , Dowoon Gu
    • , Yeahji Jeong
    • , Sangkyeong Eom
    • , Eun-Sook Jang
    •  & Sung Wook Chi
    Nature, 1-7

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