Navigation Links
YeastBook, the Eukaryotic Cell Encyclopedia is launched by Genetics
Date:11/14/2011

A new series of article-chapters to be published in the journal GENETICS (http://www.genetics.org) promises to help scientists better access the wealth of research knowledge obtained on an important experimental organism used to understand human gene function. The series will be authored by top geneticists from around the world and will cover practically all aspects of modern yeast research and its applications to human health and well-being.

"When investigators identify a gene in other organisms, they first look in the Saccharomyces Genome Database for a homologue," wrote Alan Hinnebusch, Editor-in-Chief of YeastBook and Mark Johnston, Editor-in-Chief of GENETICS, in an editorial appearing in the November issue of GENETICS. "Because of decades of work on S. cerevisiae by a large research community with access to a prodigious experimental toolbox, finding a homologue (which happens more than half the time) brings not only a wealth of information that provides much insight into the gene's function, but also a robust experimental system for further investigations that promise new insights."

The series of chapters published as articles will not only help organize and analyze the overwhelming amount of data obtained on Saccharomyces cerevisiae, but it will also serve as a significant reference tool for those who do not specialize on this organism. In total, the editors of YeastBook and GENETICS anticipate that the compendium will span 50 chapters, but as new research developments occur, the need for additional chapters may arise and will be accommodated by this innovative publishing model.

YeastBook expands on the seminal monograph series The Molecular Biology of the Yeast Saccharomyces, first published by Cold Spring Harbor Press in the early 1980s and last updated more than 15 years ago. After YeastBook articles are published in GENETICS they will be compiled on a sepa
'/>"/>

Contact: Tracey DePellegrin Connelly
td2p@andrew.cmu.edu
412-760-5391
Genetics Society of America
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. JCVI program trains USDA scientists on eukaryotic genome analysis
2. The birds of Spain, in a digital ornithological encyclopedia
3. Cool new tools let public contribute to massive interactive online biodiversity encyclopedia
4. 2010 Encyclopedia of Life Rubenstein Fellows announced
5. Encyclopedia of Life names Dr. Rebecca Johnson a 2011 Rubenstein Fellow
6. Explore the origin of our species: Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Human Evolution
7. Encyclopedia of Bioterrorism Defense, 2nd edition
8. New orthopaedic society launched to promote research, use of biologic treatments
9. Premier issue of Ecopsychology launched by Mary Ann Liebert Inc. publishers
10. Genome projects launched for three extreme-environment animals
11. New early detection studies of lung cancer in non-smokers launched today
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/9/2015)... -- Research and Markets( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/98rrmr/biometrics_for ... "Biometrics for Banking; Market & Technology Analysis, Adoption ... offering. The adoption for banking purposes ... the forecast is that by 2020 it will ... in delivering biometric systems to the banking industry. ...
(Date:7/8/2015)... July 8, 2015  Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... today announced the launch of a study that ... Cancer Monitoring℠ (PCM) technology for predicting response to ... a combination of the novel immunotherapy agents Yervoy® ... PD-1 inhibitor. The 50-patient study will be led ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... 2015 Research and ... the "Natural Language Processing Market by Type ... Pattern & Image Recognition) - Worldwide Forecast to ... The key vendors occupying the market are 3M, ... Corporation, NetBase Solutions, SAS Institute Inc., Verint Systems ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Global Banking Biometrics Market 2015-2020 - Market & Technology Analysis, Adoption Strategies and Forecasts 2Global Banking Biometrics Market 2015-2020 - Market & Technology Analysis, Adoption Strategies and Forecasts 3Trovagene Initiates Study to Monitor Response to Immunotherapy in Melanoma Patients Using its Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform 2Trovagene Initiates Study to Monitor Response to Immunotherapy in Melanoma Patients Using its Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform 3Trovagene Initiates Study to Monitor Response to Immunotherapy in Melanoma Patients Using its Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform 4Natural Language Processing Market by Type (Rule-Based, Statistical, and Hybrid), Technologies (Recognition, IVR, OCR, Pattern & Image Recognition) - Worldwide Forecast to 2020 2
... sexes, just so-called mating types. A new study being ... are great similarities between the parts of DNA that determine ... DNA that determine mating types in certain fungi. This ... the evolutionary development of sex chromosomes. In the plant ...
... eye diseases and leading causes of blindnessage-related macular degeneration ... drugs that activate a protein found in blood vessel ... Medicine and several other institutions have announced in a ... and even reversed when the protein, Robo4, was activated ...
... available in German . In roughly five to ... of breast cancer i.e., hereditary and, thus, genetic factors play a ... are a major cause of familial breast cancer these are ... Germany, 75 percent of familial breast cancers are not attributable to ...
Cached Biology News:Fungi can tell us about the origin of sex chromosomes 2Blood vessel protein reverses macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy in mice 2Blood vessel protein reverses macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy in mice 3Gene variant increases breast cancer risk 2
(Date:7/30/2015)... NY (PRWEB) , ... July 30, 2015 , ... As part of its 2015 growth ... material and technical service business units, Whitehouse Laboratories is pleased to announce ... be adjacent to the Container Center of Excellence and will be strictly dedicated to basic ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... July 30, 2015 Sanofi, ... publie ses résultats pour le premier semestre 2015. ... les résultats. Visionner l,interview vidéo et ... Au sommaire de l,interview :  ... Moteurs de croissance - Diabète ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... Japan (Q2 2015: +14% CER / 20% of sales) ... in China , as well as solid contributions from Korea, ... Europe / Middle East / ... in Germany , Turkey and the ... 49% of sales) grew 11%, excluding U.S. HPV sales, on demand across all ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... SAN FRANCISCO , July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... trialling mobile molecular testing for applications in food ... Ubiquitome,s hand-held, battery powered real-time PCR device, the ... the farm right through to the supermarket shelf ... world. This includes involvement in animal disease control ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Whitehouse Labs Formally Announces Plans to Open a Microbiological Laboratory 2QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 2QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 3QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 4QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 5QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 6QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 7QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 8QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 9QIAGEN Reports Results for Second Quarter and First Half of 2015 10AsureQuality and Ubiquitome Partner on Applications for Mobile Molecular Food Safety Testing 2
... Data into Gems of Knowledge Using discoveryHub™ ... , This paper discusses key problems and opportunities created ... complexity of life science data available today, and presents ... enables rapid ‘harvesting’ and analysis of critical scientific data ...
... , ... • Alexa Fluor • TAMRA • ... Flexible and scalable uHTS programs demand that organizations ... the task. This application note describes experiments to assess the performance of ...
... Key words: H ... SPA Imaging Beads , , ... important pathophysiological roles in central and peripheral tissues. Generally released from stimulated ... (1).The function of histamine is mediated via four G protein-coupled receptors, H ...
Cached Biology Technology:Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 2Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 3Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 4Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 5Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 6Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 7Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 8Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 9Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 10Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 11Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 12Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 13Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 14Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 15Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 16Exploiting the Life Science Data Explosion to Speed New Drug Discovery 17Performance of fluorescent dyes with LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System 2Performance of fluorescent dyes with LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System 3Development of a histamine H1 receptor binding assay using the LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System 2Development of a histamine H1 receptor binding assay using the LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System 3Development of a histamine H1 receptor binding assay using the LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System 4Development of a histamine H1 receptor binding assay using the LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System 5
... Rabbit polyclonal to Ki67 - Proliferation Marker, ... cell cycle related nuclear protein, expressed by ... active cell cycle (G1, S, G2 and ... (G0) cells. Ki67 antibodies are useful in ...
Rabbit polyclonal to Shigella (HRP) ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
HLA II DG+DR+DP Monoclonal Antibody, Purified, Unconjugated, Clone: IQU9 This antibody is specific for the monomorphic determinant of the HLA Class II beta chains of the human MHC (28 kDa)....
100 g monoclonal antibody which can immunocapture ~10 g of Complex IV from heart mitochondria. Also included are 2 mg of bovine heart mitochondria for control immunocapture....
Biology Products: