NIGMS Grant Funds Insilicos' Software Development | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Insilicos has been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health in order to study a statistical methodology that can be applied to biomedical research, the company said yesterday.

The company will use the roughly $400,000 in funds from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences to continue developing a technique called Least Angle Regression, or LARS, which is used to produce stable predictions from data with a large number of dimensions.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Genome Biology this week: comparative genomics study of Aspergillus, genetic variation in indigenous African cattle, and more.

Some people who harbor genetic variants associated with disease show no signs and may give insight into the continuum of symptoms, Spectrum reports.

Some 57 snow monkeys at a Japanese zoo were found to be rhesus macaque hybrids, which are banned in Japan.

British researchers say they've been removed from EU grant applications, according to the Guardian.