Category: Research news

Challenges in Prediction of Antimicrobial Resistance

A new study published at MGen together with international collaborators, shows discordant bioinformatic predictions of AMR from WGS data. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7067211/pdf/mgen-6-335.pdf

Genomic Features of the Ochrobactrum Genus revealed

A newly published study led by Dr. Yagel sheds light on the resistome, virulome and phylogeny of Ochrobactrum https://www.mdpi.com/2079-6382/9/4/177

Cyber attacks in the NGS era

The MAGICAL Group in collaboration with BGU cyber security experts are the first to publish a policy paper on cyber threats related to NGS. The paper appeared in Q1 journal Eurosurveillance. https://www.eurosurveillance.org/content/10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2020.25.6.1900574