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The partners will continue to develop an integrated sequence and knowledge database to support Pierre Fabre's therapeutic antibody development efforts.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Biomax Informatics AG has moved the headquarters of Biomax Informatics Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary in the United States, from Cambridge, Mass. to New Glarus, Wis.

Biomax Informatics said this week that it will invest nearly €1 million over the next four years to enable its bioinformatics infrastructure support mental health applications.

This article has been updated to include comments from Biomax Informatics about its participation in the consortium.

Biomax Informatics said this week that its knowledge management infrastructure is being used to manage information for a European-funded project focused on studying airway diseases.

Biomax Informatics said recently that its knowledge integration platform, BioXM, is being used by scientists involved in the Synergy-COPD project — a research effort funded by the European Commission's Seventh Framework Program that aims to study the underlying mechanisms of chro

The licensing and services agreement between the two companies now includes use of Biomax's BioXM Knowledge Management Environment software platform.

Biomax Informatics said that it has secured several life science customers for the Viscovery data-mining software, meeting a goal that it set when it acquired Viscovery in 2007.

Though many details have yet to be worked out, the draft deal for the UK's withdrawal from the EU is giving researchers some hints for what they can expect, Nature News says.

DNA testing has solved a 100-year-old mystery contained in the skull and teeth samples of a now-extinct monkey that once inhabited Jamaica, Gizmodo reports.

As the UN ponders a ban on gene drives, one malaria researcher says there are less dramatic ways to fight the disease in Africa than unleashing GM mosquitoes on a whole continent.

In Nature this week: an improved reference genome of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, genomes of four species of truffles, and more.