Informatics

The so-called AMP-AD knowledge portal provides access to RNA-sequencing, genotype, and clinical data from multiple Alzheimer's disease projects.

DSysMap combines mutation information with protein interaction data to provide a clearer picture of functional changes associated with the development of complex diseases.

At AGBT last week, MinIon users reported de novo genome assembly, human cDNA sequencing, microbial surveillance, and other projects.

The BeHEARD competition will award more than $600,000 worth of technology products and services for rare disease research projects.

The partners plan to develop a commercial platform for running sequence searches based on optical processing technology developed by Optalysys

Method for determining coronary artery disease risk
Biological information management system and biological information management method
Computer systems and methods for associating genes with traits using cross species data
Methods and systems for storing sequence read data
Phylogenetic analysis of mass spectrometry or gene array data for the diagnosis of physiological conditions
Computational method and apparatus for predicting polypeptide aggregation or solubility

In Science this week: gene regulation changes linked to human brain evolution, and more.

The New York Stem Cell Foundation's Initiative on Women in Science and Engineering working group presents seven strategies to promote gender equality in the sciences.

Researchers link a genetic variation to the ability to quickly process arsenic in people living in the Andes Mountains.

A small portion of pregnant women who've undergone non-invasive prenatal testing have found out from the test that they have cancer.