Gene panel sequencing improves the diagnostic work-up of patients with idiopathic erythrocytosis and identifies new mutations. Haematologica. Article
ReliableGenome: annotation of genomic regions with high/low variant calling concordance. Bioinformatics. Article
Safety and High Level Efficacy of the Combination Malaria Vaccine Regimen of RTS,S/AS01B With Chimpanzee Adenovirus 63 and Modified Vaccinia Ankara Vectored Vaccines Expressing ME-TRAP. J Infect Dis, 214 (5), pp. 772-781. Article
Tensor decomposition for multiple-tissue gene expression experiments. Nat Genet, 48 (9), pp. 1094-1100. Article
New research finds genetic differences that help to explain why some babies are born bigger or smaller than others. The research, led by WTCHG researchers, also reveals how genetic differences provide an important link between an individual’s early growth and their chances of developing conditions such as type 2 diabetes or heart disease in later life.
Sandy Douglas from the Jenner institute features in this Medical Sciences Division podcast on viruses, released to mark World Rabies Day. He discusses the first rabies vaccine and his new strategy to fight rabies using an adenovirus. Other scientists from the Division talk about using viruses to understand how the brain work.
Oxford becomes the first British university ever to occupy top position in the global table, which judges the performance of 980 universities across 79 countries. Oxford’s top ranking reflects its all-round strength in contemporary research and teaching.