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Bioinformatics

The Achilles heel of the coronavirus

A unique feature of the SARS-CoV-2 genome controls protein synthesis and presents an Achilles heel of the virusCredit: Said Sannuga, Cellscape.co.uk / ETH Zurich, The Ban Lab Viruses require the resources of an infected cell…

The legume family tree

Massive molecular study uncovers clues to the evolution and diversification of essential plant familyCredit: Yiyong Zhao, Chien-Hsun Huang, and Hong Ma The most comprehensive study of the family tree for legumes, the plant family that…

Speeding new treatments

UNM team creates powerful computational tool to help researchers rapidly screen molecules for anti-COVID properties A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, mass vaccinations have begun to raise the tantalizing prospect of herd immunity that…