Informatics

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

Agilent is buying the Belgium-based clinical software and services company for an undisclosed sum.

MedStar Health, which has 10 hospitals in Maryland and Washington DC, is now part of the Caris Centers of Excellence for Precision Medicine Network.

The project seeks to develop standardized guidelines and tools to map terms across ontologies and help simplify data search and integration.

The method uses a probabilistic approach to mine drug structure, side effects, and genomic and clinical data to identify new drug targets and mechanisms of action.

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 PLOS this week: genes under positive selection in Plasmodium falciparum populations, genetic variation in Epstein-Barr viruses, and more.

Cancer clinical trial patients settle with Anil Potti and Duke University.

A trio of researchers is trying to raise money to sequence and analyze the genome of a cat with a suite of unusual traits.

Two Johns Hopkins researchers discuss the need for evidence-based data analysis.

May
28
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

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