Informatics

The so-called Time Machine software analyzes drug combinations and suggests candidate treatment regimens that are likely to reverse antibiotic resistance.

On an adjusted basis and at constant exchange rates, revenues increased 2 percent year over year, led by consumables and instrument revenues across all customer classes.

The partners will use Watson's cognitive capabilities to reduce to minutes from weeks the translation of DNA information to create a genetic profile of a patient.

Agilent is buying Cartagenia to offer a complete suite of products for NGS and array testing that covers data generation through interpretation.

BGI will provide Qiagen's Ingenuity Variant Analysis software in integrated bioinformatics for all customers of its sequencing services.

Taxonomic classification system
Minimization of epigenetic surprisal data of epigenetic data within a time series
System and method for classification of patients
Methods and systems for storing sequence read data
Compression of genomic data file
Compression of genomic data

In Cell this week: Leukemia-like disease in soft-shell clams, mNET-seq method for profiling growing transcripts, and more.

While James Watson and Francis Crick are credited for discovering the structure of DNA, Rich proved their theory of a double helix structure was correct when he produced a distinct image of the structure.

Nature News reports that early users of Oxford Nanopore's hand-held MinIon are giddy about the technology and its uses. 

According to MIT Technology Review, Apple is collaborating with researchers to develop apps for consumer DNA testing.

May
28
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This online seminar will demonstrate how RNA-seq analysis in a model organism can provide insights into human disease. 

Jun
23
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This webinar will demonstrate how automated liquid handling workstations can reduce bottlenecks in library preparation for next-generation sequencing, enabling scientific advances in genomics research that were not possible five years ago.