Called CanPathPro, the research consortium aims to combine omics data and systems biology tools into a single commercial platform for testing cancer hypotheses.
The group will offer free access to omic and clinical data from the project and develop software to help clinicians use the models in patient care.
The partners have planned a three-year pilot and selected three NCI projects to benefit from supercomputers and expertise offered by four DOE labs.
Myriad Genetics, Kinaxo Biotechnologies, Bavarian Research Foundation, European Commission, Decode Genetics, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
The $3.8 million program will back assay development, screening tools, toxicity, and elucidation of 3D structures in search of HIV treatments
Researchers suggest that genetic variations could influence the side effects people experience when using synthetic cannabinoids, the International Business Times reports.
An analysis has examined the makeup of researchers on Twitter and what they share, Nature News reports.
At Stat News, Jim Kozubek argues that the Broad Institute is pushing the boundary of what a nonprofit is.
In PNAS this week: gut microbes may affect honeybee weight, phenotype and gene expression changes in DiGeorge syndrome, and more.