New York launched an initiative to provide public and private researchers in the state with time on a supercomputer. The state has allotted 150 million CPU hours for this use, and the offer lasts for the next three years.

The computer, an IBM Blue Gene, operates at faster than 80 teraflops and can perform 100 trillion calculations per second. The Blue Gene is housed at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Computational Center for Nanotechnology Innovations.

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A research duo estimates in PLOS One the number of papers that have used misidentified cell lines.

UK's National Institute for Health and Care Excellence approves GlaxoSmithKline's SCID gene therapy despite cost.

Science reports that Brazilian researchers are petitioning for the reversal of budget cuts.

In PLOS this week: gene flow patterns in common ash, guidelines for using morpholinos in zebrafish, and more.