Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

New Net-ID Sequence Analysis Simulator Online

Premium

LOS ANGELES--The latest release of Net-ID's hidden Markov model simulator for biological sequence analysis, HMMpro 2.1, is now available at the company's web site, http://www.netid.com. The tool's graphical user interface allows users interactively to build, fine-tune, and analyze models of protein families or DNA functional elements that can then be used for multiple alignments, pattern discovery, and sensitive data mining, according to Net-ID. Highlights of the new version include a command-line interface for easy scripting, choice of various background models, local multiple alignments and scoring, and platform support for Silicon Graphics workstations, Solaris, and Windows NT.

Filed under

The Scan

Billions for Antivirals

The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports.

NFT of the Web

Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports.

23andMe on the Nasdaq

23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported.

Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer

In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.