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Sunday 19 April, 2015

VBI, EML Research launch simulation software for modeling biochemical, systems biology networks

EML Research and the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech today announced the launch of the COPASI simulation software. COPASI (Complex Pathway Simulator) is a major software package that allows users to model, simulate and analyze biochemical and systems biology networks. COPASI, which supports the Systems Biology Markup Language More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, May 18th, 2006

New Systems Biology Model Reveals How Cells Avoid Becoming Cancerous

Scientists at the University of California, San Diego and three other institutions have described for the first time a web of inter-related responses that cells use to avoid becoming diseased or cancerous after More...

By BioNews On Thursday, February 16th, 2006

Scientists model 900 cell receptors, drug targets

In an important step toward accelerating drug discovery, researchers have created computer models of more than 900 cell receptors from a class of proteins known to be important drug targets. The models, which are More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, February 8th, 2006

Georgia Tech accelerates drug discovery with new IBM supercomputing cluster

IBM and the Georgia Institute of Technology today announced that one of the world’s most powerful supercomputing clusters will anchor Georgia Tech’s new Center for the Study of Systems Biology.  More...

By BioNews On Monday, February 6th, 2006

Biodesign and TGen form joint Center for Systems and Computational Biology

To help usher in a new era of molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine, ASU’s Biodesign Institute and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) have teamed up to establish the Center for More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 16th, 2005

How E. coli bacterium generates simplicity from complexity

The ubiquitous and usually harmless E. coli bacterium, which has one-seventh the number of genes as a human, has more than 1,000 of them involved in metabolism and metabolic regulation. Activation of random combinations More...

By BioNews On Monday, July 25th, 2005

Accelerator Launches Fourth Biotechnology Company

Seattle – July 13, 2005 – Accelerator Corporation, a privately-held biotechnology investment and development company, today announced the formation of Homestead Clinical Corporation, the fourth company More...

By BioNews On Thursday, January 6th, 2005

Systems microbiology has great scientific promise in health and environment

The explosion of data from microbial genome sequencing has sparked intense new interest in the field of systems microbiology. Systems microbiology treats microorganisms or microbial communities as a whole, integrating More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 10th, 2004

ICAT Proteomics Technology Reveals Connection Between Two Cellular Structures

A combination of novel techniques for identifying key proteins and imaging their localization in cells is proving to be powerful method for unraveling possible mechanisms underlying cancerous growth. In the November More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, November 17th, 2004

The Molecular Pages of the mesotelencephalic dopamine consortium (DopaNet)

DopaNet ( is a Systems Biology initiative that aims to investigate precisely and quantitatively all the aspects of neurotransmission in a specific neuronal system, the mesotelencephalic dopamine More...