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BioInform s Licensing Roundup: April s Software, Database, and IT Deals

BioInform's Licensing Roundup: April's Software and IT Deals
Company Product Licensees
Software ACD/Labs ACD/1D NMR Processor Scynexis
DNAStar Lasergene University of Michigan; Washington University in St. Louis
GenoLogics Proteus Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
IDBS BioBook Pfizer Global R&D
Ingenuity Systems Ingenuity Pathways Analysis Boehringer Ingelheim; Daiichi Pharmaceuticals (expansion of existing agreement)
LabVantage Sapphire LIMS Nicholas Piramal Research Center (India)
Nonlinear Dynamics TT900 S2S Australian Proteome Analysis Facility
Synamatix SynaBase Washington University Genome Sequencing Center
Databases Aureus Pharma AurScope GPCR database, AurQuest Serono
IT Infrastructure Scali Manage 5 cluster-management system Institute for the Biology and Chemistry of Proteins (France)
SGI Prism visualization system with 8 Intel Itanium 2 processors, 32-processor Origin 3800 server Erasmus Medical Center

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And For Adolescents

The US Food and Drug Administration has authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for children between the ages of 12 and 15 years old.

Also of Concern to WHO

The Wall Street Journal reports that the World Health Organization has classified the SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.617 as a "variant of concern."

Test for Them All

The New York Times reports on the development of combined tests for SARS-CoV-2 and other viruses like influenza.

PNAS Papers on Oral Microbiome Evolution, Snake Toxins, Transcription Factor Binding

In PNAS this week: evolution of oral microbiomes among hominids, comparative genomic analysis of snake toxins, and more.