Friday 19 December, 2014

NCBI launches the Database of Genomic Structural Variations

The National Institutes of Health today announces the launch of a new resource, called the Database of Genomic Structural Variation Continue reading “NCBI launches the Database of Genomic Structural Variations” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, May 31st, 2010

New software to ward off ‘shoulder surfers’

Frustrated with unwanted people looking at your computer screen? Inventors Martin Ek and Bo Larsson have Continue reading “New software to ward off ‘shoulder surfers’” »  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

New ”tree of life” constructed for one of the largest groups of bacteria

Researchers at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech have created a new “tree of life” for Continue reading “New ”tree of life” constructed for one of the largest More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 7th, 2010

Genetic study sheds light on chronic pain

Chronic pain, which often occurs without an apparent cause, may be caused by the inadvertent Continue reading “Genetic study sheds light on chronic pain” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Now, software that decodes emotions over the phone

An Israeli company called eXaudios has developed a new computer program that can not only predict a caller”s emotional state over the phone, but may also diagnose a range of medical conditions. Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Friday, April 23rd, 2010

Scientists develop a new computational method to uncover gene regulation

Scientists have developed a new computational model to uncover gene regulation, the key to how our body develops – and how it can go wrong. Continue reading “Scientists develop a new computational method More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 6th, 2008

New high-tech software may help cut hospital-related infections by 50pct

November 6 : Tel Aviv University researchers have written a piece of software that they believe may help reduce hospital-related infections by 50 per cent. Continue reading “New high-tech software may help More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 8th, 2008

New algorithm ranks genes for their likelihood of contributing to cancer

April 8 : Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center have developed a new algorithm that may enable scientists to rank abnormal genes in Continue reading “New algorithm More...

By BioNews On Saturday, December 22nd, 2007

Scientists working on mathematical models to predict spread of epidemics

Dec 22 : Researchers at Kansas State University are working on a project called Epicenter, in order to develop novel mathematical models and simulation software for Continue reading “Scientists working on More...

By BioNews On Saturday, November 17th, 2007

Honeybees’ dance inspires more efficient Internet servers

November 17 : Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a Continue reading “Honeybees’ dance inspires more efficient Internet servers” »  More...