Navigation Links
New England Biolabs Introduces Polbase, an Information Repository of Scientific Data for Polymerase Researchers
Date:11/10/2011

IPSWICH, Mass., Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New England Biolabs (NEB), in its continuing commitment to open access science, announces Polbase, a new, free and open database covering DNA polymerase biochemistry, genetics and structural biology. Inspired by REBASE (the Restriction Enzyme Database, also developed and maintained by NEB), Polbase summarizes the information that exists in the extensive body of polymerase literature, making it easy for researchers to interrogate and use. Polbase can be accessed at http://polbase.neb.com.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090921/NE79207LOGO-b)

Polymerases are responsible for the faithful replication of DNA and maintenance of genomic integrity via repair and recombination. In addition to their biological roles, polymerases with specialized features form the core of many biological techniques, including PCR, and DNA sequencing (Sanger and next generation). This family of enzymes is also finding increased utility in areas of more applied research, such as forensics and diagnostics. Despite their central biological function and growing importance to biotechnology, no single repository of polymerase information existed prior to Polbase.

"Polbase has been designed as a collaborative effort, with contributions from many experts in the various fields of polymerase research," states Dr. Bradley Langhorst, Postdoctoral Fellow at NEB. "We hope that the breadth of information that Polbase provides will enhance research and discovery for polymerase novices and experts alike."

Polbase was funded by a SBIR grant from the NIH (R44GM087021) and builds upon a number of public resources, including PubMed and the Protein Data Bank (PDB), without attempting to duplicate them. Polbase extends current resources with polymerase-centric features that are unavailable elsewhere and presents information in many new and dynamic ways.

About New England Biolabs


'/>"/>

SOURCE New England Biolabs
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. SwitchGear Genomics and New England Biolabs Develop New Multiplex Reporter Assay System
2. New England Research Institutes (NERI) Announces Additional $45M NIH Grant to Support the Pediatric Heart Network
3. New England Biolabs and Rubicon Genomics Enter into Distribution Agreement for Single Cell Amplification Products
4. Biotech Group Warns Proposed Medicare Cuts Could Hurt Critical Sector of New England Economy
5. Agreement Between SomaLogic and New England Biolabs Enables the Use of SOMAmer Technology for the Optimization of Multiple PCR Products
6. Comprendia and New England Biolabs Connect Epigenetics Scientists with New Social Media Application
7. New England Biolabs Opens New Subsidiary Office in France
8. TEI Biosciences Wins SBANE 2011 New England Innovation Award
9. TEI Biosciences Chairman, President and CEO Yiannis Monovoukas Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2011 New England Award Semifinalist
10. New England Cord Blood Bank: Umbilical Cord Tissue Banking
11. Stryker Knee and Hip Implants Demonstrate Lowest Revision Rates, According to the National Joint Registry for England and Wales
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/2/2015)... SEATTLE , June 2, 2015 TapImmune, ... and its institutional investors have reached an agreement whereby ... their short term warrants to provide the Company up ... and an effective S-1 registration statement. Under the restructured ... may also call additional warrants which could result in ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Shell today celebrated the North American ... category with an exhibit the size of a city ... demonstrations for media and the public, and special appearances ... Premium Gasoline provides the best total engine protection by ... wear, gunk and corrosion. "With the launch ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... and TORONTO , June 2, ... TSX: APS), a clinical-stage company developing new therapeutics that ... the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted ... treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML). APTO-253, a first-in-class ... product candidate in a Phase Ib clinical trial in ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... Global Stem Cells Group subsidiary Adimarket has been ... for the regeneration and repair of human organs and tissues. ... ambitious expansion plans in Latin America, a commitment made to ... and stem cell therapies. , Bioquark Inc. ... ability to alter the regulatory state of human tissues and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:TapImmune Announces Agreement To Facilitate Near Term Capital Infusion; Expediting Path Toward Phase II Trial Initiation 2TapImmune Announces Agreement To Facilitate Near Term Capital Infusion; Expediting Path Toward Phase II Trial Initiation 3New Shell V-Power NiTRO+ Premium Gasoline Introduces Breakthrough Formulation for BEST TOTAL Engine Protection 2New Shell V-Power NiTRO+ Premium Gasoline Introduces Breakthrough Formulation for BEST TOTAL Engine Protection 3New Shell V-Power NiTRO+ Premium Gasoline Introduces Breakthrough Formulation for BEST TOTAL Engine Protection 4Aptose Biosciences Granted Orphan Drug Designation by the U.S. FDA for APTO-253 in Acute Myeloid Leukemia 2Aptose Biosciences Granted Orphan Drug Designation by the U.S. FDA for APTO-253 in Acute Myeloid Leukemia 3Aptose Biosciences Granted Orphan Drug Designation by the U.S. FDA for APTO-253 in Acute Myeloid Leukemia 4Adimarket Named Latin American Distributor for Bioquark Biologic Products for the Regeneration and Repair of Human Organs and Tissue with Stem Cells 2Adimarket Named Latin American Distributor for Bioquark Biologic Products for the Regeneration and Repair of Human Organs and Tissue with Stem Cells 3
... Live On Company,s Website -, TUSTIN, Calif., Oct. ... clinical stage biopharmaceutical,company developing monoclonal antibodies for the treatment ... management will,present at the BIO Investor Forum 2008 on ... EDT). The conference will be held at the Palace ...
... 28 Neurocrine Biosciences,(Nasdaq: NBIX ) announces the following Webcast:, ... When: October 28, 2008 @ 5 p.m. Eastern ... How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log ... above., Contact: Claudia Woodworth, 858-617-7759 ...
... MEMY ) today announced that it has received,notice ... of the,Company,s common stock will be transferred from The ... the opening of trading on October,28, 2008. The Company,s ... The Panel has also notified the Company that it ...
Cached Biology Technology:Peregrine Pharmaceuticals to Present at BIO Investor Forum 2008 2Memory Pharmaceuticals Provides Update on NASDAQ Listing Status 2Memory Pharmaceuticals Provides Update on NASDAQ Listing Status 3
(Date:6/1/2015)... According to a new market research report ... & Touchless), Application (Consumer Electronics, Automotive, & Others), Product ... Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the Gesture Recognition ... Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 28.23% between ... data T ables and   86   F ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... 1, 2015 According to ... Market by Application (Government, Military & Defense, Healthcare, ... and Security), Technology (Face Recognition, Fingerprint Recognition, Iris ... Recognition, and Others), Function (Contact and Non-Contact) & ... Europe , APAC, Row) - Global ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2w6zgs/facial ... "Facial Recognition Market by Solution, by Software, by ... 2020" report to their offering. ... technology become more efficient and cost effective. This ... investment from the commercial sector. The development of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Gesture Recognition & Touchless Sensing Market Worth $23.55 Billion by 2020 2Gesture Recognition & Touchless Sensing Market Worth $23.55 Billion by 2020 3Gesture Recognition & Touchless Sensing Market Worth $23.55 Billion by 2020 4Next Generation Biometrics Market Worth $24,448.84 Million by 2020 2Next Generation Biometrics Market Worth $24,448.84 Million by 2020 3Next Generation Biometrics Market Worth $24,448.84 Million by 2020 4Global advanced Facial Recognition Market Expected to Grow From $2.77 Billion in 2015 to $6.19 Billion in 2020, at an Estimated CAGR of 17.4% 2
... with a common condition that causes frequent nighttime ... minimally invasive treatment that shrinks the prostate, suggests a ... 38th Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans. The early ... prostatic artery embolization (PAE), which reduces blood flow to ...
... Inc. (OTC Markets: MDBX) ( www.medboxinc.com ), a leader ... to various medical and retail related industries worldwide, seeks ... in the mushrooming legal marijuana industry and has issued a ... past, present, and future projects. Company CEO, ...
... sea levels, new research indicates that cutting emissions of ... this century. The research team found that reductions ... atmosphere could temporarily forestall the rate of sea level ... avoid potentially dangerous sea level rise, we could cut ...
Cached Biology News:Nonsurgical treatment turns back the clock, shrinks enlarged prostate 2Medbox Positions Itself as the Leader on Wall Street in the Legalized Marijuana Industry 2Medbox Positions Itself as the Leader on Wall Street in the Legalized Marijuana Industry 3Medbox Positions Itself as the Leader on Wall Street in the Legalized Marijuana Industry 4Medbox Positions Itself as the Leader on Wall Street in the Legalized Marijuana Industry 5Cutting specific pollutants would slow sea level rise 2Cutting specific pollutants would slow sea level rise 3
Anti-Human Factor XI Purified (Polyclonal) (sheep IgG)...
...
This antibody detects an ~25 kDa band, corresponding to the expected molecular mass of Rab3A, on immunoblots. The antibody specificity is confirmed in peptide inhibition immunoblotting studies....
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)....
Biology Products: