Prognosys Biosciences

(This story has been updated to correct a description of the company's technology.)
Prognosys Biosciences has developed a cDNA-based system for coding customized peptide libraries and has begun offering it commercially as a research tool.

The European Bioinformatics Institute has launched the Enzyme Portal, a free resource for researchers studying the biology of enzymes and proteins with enzymatic activity.

Febit plans to debut the method at Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Next-Generation Sequencing conference in San Diego next month.

Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.

In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.

India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.

A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.