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Ants that conquered the world

This chart shows the evolutionary relationship between 300 Pheidole species from all over the world. Each species fits neatly into a group by region, showing that. Image Credit: OIST, Japan

In a first, Japanese researchers have compared gene sequences from 300 species of Pheidole  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

Computer identifies viruses with close genetic ties to ‘swine’ flu

Scientists have used new mathematical and computational techniques to identify six influenza A viruses that have particularly close genetic relationships to the H1N1 ‘swine’ flu virus  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, June 12th, 2011

Scientists sequence two new strains from E. coli outbreak in Germany

Two isolates from the current E. coli (Escherichia coli) outbreak in Germany have been sequenced and analyzed in laboratories  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Computerised brain map to revolutionise medical treatment

The world’s first computerised brain map is expected to make breakthroughs possible in a range of  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, February 13th, 2011

New system may cut years off development time of new antibiotics

Two University of Houston (UH) professors are developing a computerized modeling system to cut the development time of new  More...

Genetically modified cells can be made to communicate with each other as if they were electronic circuits.
By BioNews On Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

Researchers open the door to biological computers

Genetically modified cells can be made to communicate with each other as if they were electronic circuits.  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, December 9th, 2010

Supercomputing research opens doors for drug discovery

A quicker and cheaper technique to scan molecular databases developed at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, November 13th, 2010

Mathematical model of red blood cells’ life cycle may predict anemia risk

Scientists have developed a mathematical model reflecting how red blood cells change in size and  More...

By BioNews On Friday, November 12th, 2010

How body clock synchronizes to day and night cycle

French researchers have unveiled a mechanism that explains how biological clock works in sync with the  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

Computational model of swimming fish could inspire medical prosthetics

Scientists at the University of Maryland and Tulane University have developed a computational model of a  More...