Navigation Links
Genomatix gets patent for comparative genomics method
Date:3/12/2009

Genomatix Software, a company with an outstanding track record in the analysis of genomic data generated by high throughput technologies, announced today that it was issued patent No. EP 1 800 232 B1, "Identification and assignment of functionally corresponding regulatory sequences for orthologous loci in eukaryotic genomes" by the European Patent Office.

The Patent relates to a sophisticated method for identification of networks of functionally related regulatory DNA sequences in different eukaryotic species. With today's high throughput sequencing technology data from an increasing number of various organisms become available. However, the genomic sequence does not reveal scientific insight in the functional organization of the genome. For such the genome needs to be annotated (e.g. location of genes, promoters, genomic repeats etc.). Annotation of regulatory sequences like promoters and enhancers is a special challenge which is not satisfactory solved until today. The patent describes a method using a defined transcriptional start side from a well annotated genome (like human) as an anchor to identify corresponding regulatory regions in the orthologuous areas of less defined species. Results have been proven to be of extremely high quality. Genomatix applies this method in its genomic database ElDorado since several years now and numerous such predicted promoters have been verified experimentally in the meantime.

Dr. Andreas Klingenhoff, Genomatix Head of Genomics and Annotation and the inventor of the approach says: "We developed the method over several years, running many projects aimed to identify the evolutionary conserved regulatory elements shared between different eucaryots. It was essential in understanding regulatory networks, mechanisms and pathways, including disease mechanisms in humans. With increasing insight into the extreme complexity of the transcriptome, the method becomes more and more valuable. We continuously work on f
'/>"/>

Contact: Klaus May
may@genomatix.de
49-895-997-660
Genomatix Software GmbH
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. CRG buys Genomatix Next Generation Sequencing analysis solution
2. Boehringer Ingelheim uses Genomatix Next Generation Sequencing data analysis systems
3. Genomatix joins Illumina-Connect program
4. Pfizer inks global license to Genomatix Software and databases
5. NIA uses Genomatix in stem cell research, suggests novel transcription factors for stemness
6. BIO-key(R) Granted Patent to Secure Biometric Enrollments From Unauthorized Use
7. BIO-key(R) Granted Additional Patent for Biometric Security Solution
8. LSUHSC awarded patent for compound inhibiting cancer and other diseases
9. Kount Receives Patent for Device Fingerprinting
10. Stantum Offering Demo, Evaluation & Development Board Based on Its Patented Resistive Multi-Touch Technology
11. Scripps Research Institute awarded patent for remarkable chemical technology
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/21/2015)... 2015 High crime rate, ... boosting access control systems market in Saudi ... recently published report by TechSci Research " Saudi Arabia Access ... control systems market in Saudi Arabia ... access control systems market in the Kingdom is growing ...
(Date:4/14/2015)... YORK , April 14, 2015  HYPR ... IDentity Online (FIDO ® ) Alliance tm , ... specifications. FIDO members commit to share technology and ... methods that are interoperable, more secure and private, ... enable biometric identity verification that protects sensitive user ...
(Date:4/10/2015)... , April 10, 2015 Research ... of the "Security Competitive Profiles - NEC" ... , NEC will continue to supply a ... the market, with a company focus on the development ... Winning opportunities in the Asia-Pacific ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Saudi Arabia Access Control Systems Market to Touch USD1.2 Billion by 2020 Says TechSci Research 2Saudi Arabia Access Control Systems Market to Touch USD1.2 Billion by 2020 Says TechSci Research 3HYPR Corp. Joins the FIDO Alliance 2HYPR Corp. Joins the FIDO Alliance 3NEC Security Competitive Profile 2015 2
... Veterinary Medicine have identified a gene in Labrador retriever dogs ... intense hunting or retrieving exercise, activities these dogs are trained ... hind limbs. In most cases, their legs get wobbly ... dogs may die. Labradors are the most common dog ...
... mean solar or wind power. In fact, the alternative ... engineering professor James Dumesic look a lot like the ... That,s because the new fuels are identical at the ... is where they come from. Funded by the ...
... have succeeded in tracing intricate biochemical networks involving a ... in specific tissues at particular moments in development. ... Krainer, Ph.D., both professors at CSHL and heads of ... call RNA splicing. Splicing is a key step ...
Cached Biology News:U of M researchers identify gene linked to common ailment in labrador retrievers 2New process derives 'green gasoline' from plant sugars 2CSHL team traces extensive networks regulating alternative RNA splicing 2CSHL team traces extensive networks regulating alternative RNA splicing 3CSHL team traces extensive networks regulating alternative RNA splicing 4
(Date:4/27/2015)... 27, 2015 tru Shrimp™ Systems announced ... Texas A&M University for the exclusive worldwide rights to ... raceway systems. The license agreement for the patented technology, ... to countries such as China, Taiwan, France, Germany, Italy, ... “We have had inquires from all over the world ...
(Date:4/25/2015)... (PRWEB) April 25, 2015 Join us ... 29th: Analyzing Kinase Inhibitor Residence Times using the Transcreener® ... of inhibitor residence times is increasingly being incorporated into ... can result in improved efficacy, increased therapeutic window and ... determined using immobilized ligand methods such surface plasmon resonance, ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... McKinney, Texas (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 ... products for use in applications such as animal ... fat and oil reduction in wastewater treatment plants ... be an exhibitor at the National Restaurant Association’s ... 16-19. , Representatives of the company will ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... , April 24, 2015  Navitas Life Sciences is ... as Head of Clinical and Regulatory Services. Shalabh is a ... a co-founder and CEO of Kinapse, as well as a ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150423/201261LOGO ... Tizzard commented "I am delighted to welcome Shalabh into ...
Breaking Biology Technology:tru Shrimp™ Systems Acquires Global Patent for Tidal Basin™ Shrimp Production 2BellBrook Labs Webinar: Analyzing Kinase Inhibitor Residence Times using the Transcreener® ADP Assay 2DryLet to Showcase Bio-React at the National Restaurant Association’s NRA Show 2015 May 16-19, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois 2Shalabh Kumar Joins Navitas Life Sciences to Lead their Clinical and Regulatory Services Teams 2
... COLOGNE, Germany and BANGALORE, India ... its seventh laboratory worldwide in Electronics City in,the Indian city ... The world,leader in independent safety and quality testing for solar ... test centre, which in particular will,offer services to India,s ...
... , PINE BROOK, N.J. , Aug. 4 ... company, announced today that it has been awarded a second ... for the advanced development of Anthim for the prevention and ... is in addition to $16.8 million already received ...
... 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS, TSX: ... endocrinology, will announce its second quarter 2010 financial and operating results before ... host a conference call and webcast to discuss these results later that ... , , ...
Cached Biology Technology:New Test Centre in India: TUV Rheinland Continues Worldwide Investment Programme for Solar Industry 2New Test Centre in India: TUV Rheinland Continues Worldwide Investment Programme for Solar Industry 3Elusys Awarded Additional $40.6 Million Under Existing U.S. Government Contract to Fund Advanced Development of Anthim, a New Treatment for Anthrax 2Elusys Awarded Additional $40.6 Million Under Existing U.S. Government Contract to Fund Advanced Development of Anthim, a New Treatment for Anthrax 3
...
...
No description available in Ensembl. Antigen: Recombinant Protein Epitope Signature Tag (PrEST)....
5(S)-HETE-d8 is used as an internal standard for the quantification of 5(S)-HETE by stable isotope dilution mass spectrometry....
Biology Products: