IT Solutions Hot Rod Homology Heaven | GenomeWeb

By John S. MacNeil

In bioinformatics hardware as in race cars, there are two types of people: Those who insist on purchasing the Corvette off the shelf, and those who can take an old Chevy Caprice, drop in a turbo-charged V8, and create a high-performance vehicle at half the cost of a brand-new car. In the world of bioinformatics hardware, Yoshiki Yamaguchi and his colleagues at RIKEN’s Genomic Sciences Center in Japan are those who build the hot rods.

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

A trial upgrade to GenomeWeb Premium gives you full site access, interest-based email alerts, access to archives, and more. Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

Already a GenomeWeb Premium member? Login Now.
Or, See if your institution qualifies for premium access.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

Kuwait says it will alter its law requiring citizens and visitors to provide DNA samples, New Scientist reports.

In Science this week: convergent evolution in bird hemoglobin, and more.

The Wall Street Journal speaks with patients affected by questionable test results from Theranos.

Researchers link variants in TACR3 to hot flashes during menopause, Live Science reports.