Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

NHLBI Awards $400K Proteomics Software Development Grant to Insilicos

NEW YORK, Feb. 23 (GenomeWeb News) - Insilicos announced today that it has been awarded a two-year, $400,000 grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to develop a general-purpose proteomics software suite.

 

The Seattle-based life science software developer said that it planned to use the funding to "improve and extend" the XML-based Trans-Proteomic Pipeline software, which is being developed by Insilicos' collaborator, the Instutute for Systems Biology.

 

The company said it wants to make the software applicable to a wider array of experiments, equipment, and research environments.

The Scan

Steps for Quick Review

The US Food and Drug Administration is preparing for the quick review of drugs and vaccines for the Omicron variant, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Moving Away From Using Term 'Race'

A new analysis finds that geneticists are using the term "race" in their papers less than in years past, as Science reports.

Point of the Program

The Guardian writes that some scientists have called the design of a UK newborn sequencing program into question.

Science Papers Present Multi-Omic Analysis of Lung Cells, Regulation of Cardiomyocyte Proliferation

In Science this week: a multi-omic analysis of lung cells focuses on RIT1-regulated pathways, and more.