Bio-Tek Instruments and Li-Cor Biosciences last week announced the commercialization and integration of the Bio-Tek Bio-Stack microplate stacker with Li-Cor's Aerius Automated Infrared Imaging System for performing in-cell Westerns.
Version 1.1a of PHENIX (Python-based Hierarchical Environment for Integrated Xtallography) is available from Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Los Alamos National Laboratory, the University of Cambridge, and Texas A&M University at http://phenix-online.org/download/. This version of PHENIX has three main user interfaces: command-line tools, strategies, and wizards.
GeneGo has released MetaCore 2.5. The new version of the company's pathway data-mining suite features fine mapping of human metabolism, transcription regulation, and signaling along with new network-building algorithms, filters, and statistical procedures for multi-variant interpretation of human networks in terms of canonical pathways and functional processes.