The Genomenon Mastermind genomic search engine links to Saphetor's VarSome genomic annotation tool, while VarSome links back to variant-related literature.
One app identifies off-target sites in gene editing experiments while a second app generates a ranked list of CRISPR designs based on gene location and other information.
DNAstack offers cloud-based access to bioinformatics solutions and mechanisms for sharing genomic data that leverage open APIs and resources.
Under the terms of the agreement, Ariadne will provide its MedScan literature-mining technology to Quertle. In exchange, Ariadne will package Quertle's semantic search engine as an appliance solution for its customers.
Bioinformatics Tool-Related Papers of Note, February 2009
Linguamatics plans this year to continue building a customer base among large pharmaceutical firms, while Bioalma is eyeing the academic market to help drive growth in 2009.
Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.
Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.
In Science this week: research regulation and reporting requirement reform, and more.
With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.