Monthly Archives: November 2020

Highlights from the BMC Series – October 2020

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Early life household and timing of pubertal onset in girls – Fewer criminalizing immigrant policies have smaller health care inequities – Patients’ and healthcare professionals’ perspectives of being involved in the consent process – Illuminating the dark side of the human transcriptome with long read transcript sequencing – Recruiting men via GP registers and community outreach to a weight management programme

Biology Health Medicine Technology

Can science be musical?

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The coronavirus pandemic has been at the forefront of many researchers’ minds this year. A recent publication in BMC Bioinformatics by Mark D. Temple has looked at an interesting new approach that combines audio and visual information to analyse the virus’ RNA sequence data. In his own words he discusses how he arrived at this unique way of displaying the viral genome.