Bioinformatics Newswire (Page 7)

Bioinformatics Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bioinformatics. (Page 7)

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  1. The Bear Lady inspires grad students' next tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2011 | The Daily Illini

    ... of the way through the continent. . ." Several years later, I am on the cusp of finishing a new degree in Bioinformatics at the U of I. Friends and family inevitably ask what I intend to do with such a degree. "Fly to Alaska," I always reply, ...

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  2. Yeast Protein Network Could Provide Insights Into Human ObesityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Scientific Blogging

    A team of biologists and a mathematician have identified and characterized a network composed of 94 proteins that work together to regulate fat storage in yeast. "Removal of any one of the proteins results in an increase in cellular fat content, which is analogous to obesity," says study coauthor Bader Al-Anzi, a research scientist at Caltech.

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  3. Convex Clustering: An Attractive Alternative to Hierarchical ClusteringRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | CiteULike

    ... aims. Despite its shortcomings in accuracy, hierarchical clustering is the dominant clustering method in bioinformatics. Biologists find the trees constructed by hierarchical clustering visually appealing and in tune with their evolutionary ...

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  4. Structural Basis for 2a 2-5a 2-Oligoadenylate Binding and Enzyme...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | CiteULike

    ... The cocrystal structure shows significant conformational changes in the R loop upon ligand binding. Bioinformatics and biochemical analyses reveal that conserved residues and residues required for catalytic activity and substrate binding comprise ...

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  5. Plasticell Ltd. - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | PR-inside.com

    ... CombiCult, discovers new and improved stem cell differentiation protocols. The company also provides bioinformatics software Ariadne that helps to visualize and analyze the data from CombiCult experiments. Plasticell has differentiated embryonic and ...

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  6. Baltimore Poised to Become a World-Leading Hub of Multi-Billion Dollar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | PRWeb

    Local Scientists Predict Baltimore will become a leading technology epicenter in the field of bioinformatics, a fast-growing industry in which computer technology is used to analyze complex biological data to fight aging and age-related diseases, such as cancer, says InSilico Medicine, Inc. On the heels of a report predicting bioinformatics will be a $13 billion industry by 2020 , computer scientists believe Baltimore has the talent to become a world-leading center of the young and fast-growing industry in which genetic code and other biological data are collected and analyzed to help scientists discover new drugs and cure disease.

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  7. Microarray analysis reveals global modulation of endogenous retroelement transcription by microbes.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | CiteULike

    ... due to incomplete understanding of the mechanism by which RE transcription is regulated. Here, we use a bioinformatics tool to examine RE transcriptional activity, measured by microarrays, in murine and human immune cells responding to microbial ...

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  8. YC Alum Atomwise Raises $6 Million To Further The Advancement Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | TechCrunch

    Drug discovery platform Atomwise has raised $6 million in seed funding to dig deeper into artificial intelligence and potentially speed up the process in which we discover new drugs. The funding came from VC firms that all have some sort of a science-focused component.

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  9. A powerful HMMER for data miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | EurekAlert!

    Researchers looking to understand the function and evolutionary history of a protein can now use HMMER algorithms through a dedicated website. HMMER, which uses sophisticated probability models and searches large sequence databases in seconds, has been incorporated into protein data services at EMBL-EBI including Pfam and InterPro.

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  10. UK Company Selected By To Provide Clinical Interpretation ServicesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 2 | BioSpace

    Congenica has been named by Genomics England as a platform provider for its 100,000 Genomes Project, which is now moving into Phase 3. This phase will see diagnosis based on whole genome sequencing adopted within the NHS and a reclassification of rare diseases based on an improved understanding of genomics. Tom Weaver, CEO of Cambridge-based Congenica says, "A robust, scalable solution is essential for the NHS.

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  11. BioRuby: bioinformatics software for the Ruby programming languageRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Summary: The BioRuby software toolkit contains a comprehensive set of free development tools and libraries for bioinformatics and molecular biology, written in the Ruby programming language.

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  12. BioJava: an open-source framework for bioinformaticsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | CiteULike

    ... for parsing common file formats and packages for manipulating sequences and 3D structures. It enables rapid bioinformatics application development in the Java programming language. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and ...

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  13. Biopython: Python Tools for Computational BiologyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | CiteULike

    The Biopython project was formed in August 1999 as a collaboration to collect and produce open source bioinformatics tools written in Python, an object-oriented scripting language. It is modeled on the highly successful Bioperl project, but has the goal of making libraries available for people doing computations in Python.

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  14. A fast and symmetric DUST implementation to mask low-complexity DNA sequences.Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 2 | CiteULike

    Journal of computational biology : a journal of computational molecular cell biology , Vol. 13, No.

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  15. dslice: an R package for nonparametric testing of associations with...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 2 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Summary: Many statistical problems in bioinformatics and genetics can be formulated as the testing of associations between a categorical variable and a continuous variable.

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  16. MetAmp: combining amplicon data from multiple markers for OTU analysisRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 2 | CiteULike

    ... mp/Contact: ilyaz@uidaho.edu, foster@uidaho.eduSupplementary information: Supplementary data are available at Bioinformatics online.

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  17. Report: U.K. postdocs need more skillsRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Science

    ... Mathematical, statistical, and computational capabilities ranked a close second. Here, data analytics and bioinformatics were the vulnerable skills most in demand, followed by statistics. A few respondents reported insufficient skills in core ...

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  18. Around Livermore:Teachers, lab work together to teach biotechRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... my biotech students an optional enrichment opportunity to refine their biotech lab skills and develop bioinformatics skills that I would not have time or funding for in class," McKay said. Farmer's Market: May marked the return of the Summer ...

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  19. The Technology and Biology of Single-Cell RNA SequencingRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | CiteULike

    ... genes. Rapid technological developments at the level of cell capture, phenotyping, molecular biology, and bioinformatics promise an exciting future with numerous biological and medical applications. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers ...

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  20. Factor graph analysis of live cell-imaging data reveals mechanisms of cell fate decisionsRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | CiteULike

    ... enealogies.htmlContact: failmezger@mpipz.mpg.deSupplementary information: Supplementary data are available at Bioinformatics online.

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