Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

TurboWorx to Integrate Workflow Technology with IBM s Blue Gene Supercomputer

NEW YORK, Sept. 12 (GenomeWeb News) - TurboWorx said today that it is integrating its workflow and distributed computing technology with IBM's Blue Gene supercomputing platform.


The integration will enable customers to build and run TurboWorx workflows on the Blue Gene system, which has a peak performance of 5.7 teraflops for a single-rack system.

The Scan

Mosquitos Genetically Modified to Prevent Malaria Spread

A gene drive approach could be used to render mosquitos unable to spread malaria, researchers report in Science Advances.

Gut Microbiomes Allow Bears to Grow to Similar Sizes Despite Differing Diets

Researchers in Scientific Reports find that the makeup of brown bears' gut microbiomes allows them to reach similar sizes even when feasting on different foods.

Finding Safe Harbor in the Human Genome

In Genome Biology, researchers present a new approach to identify genomic safe harbors where transgenes can be expressed without affecting host cell function.

New Data Point to Nuanced Relationship Between Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder

Lund University researchers in JAMA Psychiatry uncover overlapping genetic liabilities for major depression and bipolar disorder.