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GeneLinker Platinum, SLAM, Pfam


Molecular Mining, based in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, has released GeneLinker Platinum, a software-hardware combination for gene expression analysis.

Gene Linker Platinum uses the company’s patented SLAM (sub linear association mining) algorithm and a statistical ensemble of artificial neural networks to uncover underlying classification rules within complex sets, according to Molecular Mining.

The platform also comes with a suite of clustering and visualization protocols and is deployed in a pre-configured multi-processor workstation. The company said it would announce “a significant hardware partnership” soon.

A white paper describing a case study using GeneLinker Platinum is available at MMC’s web site,

Molecular Mining recently opened a new business headquarters in Cambridge, Mass.


Version 7.2 of the Pfam collection of protein domain family alignments is available from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute at Pfam 7.2 contains 3,735 families.

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