Navigation Links
Transcriptome Viewer - Comprehensive Genome-wide Map of Human Gene Expression Activity Released for Public by MediSapiens
Date:9/29/2011

HELSINKI, Finland, September 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --

MediSapiens Ltd, a Finnish bioinformatics company, has released the most comprehensive map of human gene expression yet for public use. The data is available through a graphical tool, Transcriptome Viewer, at the home page of MediSapiens Ltd, allowing exploration of the expression activity of genes across chromosomes in tens of healthy human tissues. Since the sequencing of the human genome, understanding which genes are expressed in which tissues and diseases has been recognized as a key step towards understanding the gene's functions. From a genetic point of view the expression activity of a gene is a fundamental requirement for its potential function to be fulfilled and therefore one crucial piece in the big puzzle of how human cells work in health and disease.

     (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20110929/484557 )

"The beauty and simplicity of this compilation of human gene expression activity is stunning, providing comprehensive and straightforward answers to where and when genes are expressed", comments Tommi Pisto, CEO of MediSapiens Ltd.

Data upon which this tool is built were collected from public science and in itself it is the largest fully integrated gene expression collection in the world. "The most notable fact about this data collection is that it combines the best parts of the efforts of the global biomedical research community in understanding gene expression activity", adds Sami Kilpinen, CSO of MediSapiens Ltd.

The entire wealth of over 300 million data points of manually curated and fully integrated gene expression information is available from IST Online®. With the graphical tools available in IST Online one can explore genome-wide expression profiles of over 20,000 samples, containing for example more than 13,000 in vivo cancer patient profiles.

MediSapiens Ltd

MediSapiens Ltd, a bioinformatics company developing inspiring?web applications for genomics researchers, pharmaceutical industry and for personalized medicine, hosts the world's largest unified gene expression database. With the data online, oncologists can evaluate a patient's genetic signature for an optimized treatment strategy, and scientists can understand how genes work across all human tissues. For more information visit http://www.medisapiens.com or email contact@medisapiens.com



'/>"/>
SOURCE MediSapiens Ltd.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Research Teams at J. Craig Venter Institute and Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Uncover New Chromosomal Alterations in Cancer Using Transcriptome Sequencing Approach
2. New and Unique Tool Eases the Process of Finding Article Reviewers
3. Siemens Showcases Its Most Comprehensive and Advanced Breast Care Portfolio
4. Clinsys(R) TPS Teams Provide Comprehensive Clinical Development Plans
5. Comprehensive Safety Tests Published on Ruyan(R) Smoking Alternatives
6. Algeta Completes Comprehensive Phase II Clinical Program With Alpharadin for Treating Bone Metastases in Patients With Advanced Prostate Cancer
7. Chemstar Corporation Offers Comprehensive Deep Cleaning Programs to Combat Salmonella, Listeria, and E. coli in Retail Supermarkets
8. Mayo Clinic Proceedings: A Comprehensive Review of Addiction to Prescription Painkillers Among Patients and Physicians
9. ARKRAY, Inc. Long Term Care Division Launches Comprehensive Service Program - Assure(R) Brilliance
10. Doctors Cite Time, Low Reimbursement As Barriers To Providing Comprehensive Diabetes Care, Survey Results Show
11. Greenway Medical Technologies PrimeSuite 2011 Receives CCHIT 2011 Comprehensive Certification
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/4/2017)... SEOUL, South Korea , Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... launched its next-generation CPR training aide "cprCUBE" on Kickstarter. ... of chest compression during cardiac arrests with better efficiency ... patient-mannequins. It also offers real-time feedback on efficacy of ... The crowdfunding campaign has a goal to raise ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2, 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... the third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, ... that day with the investment community and media to ... conference call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. ... live webcast of the conference call through a link ...
(Date:9/28/2017)... Sept. 28, 2017 Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ... conference call and webcast on Friday, November 3, 2017, ... and ending at approximately 8:30 a.m. (CDT) / 9:30 ... company,s 2017 financial performance and guidance for 2018, Hill-Rom ... to enhance operational performance, and long-range financial outlook through ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... The American Board ... become its next President and Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Dr. James C. Puffer upon ... beginning July 1, 2018 until Dr. Puffer’s retirement at the end of 2018. Upon ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... Apple Rehab Shelton Lakes , which specializes in the delivery of sub-acute ... of a disaster drill on October 3rd. , Apple Rehab participated with the Shelton ... well as the Connecticut Long Term Care Mutual Aid Plan (LTC-MAP). The LTC-MAP ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 13, 2017 , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of ... popular and least understood books in the Holy Scriptures, Revelation. The Book of Revelation ... scholars for centuries. Many have tossed it off as mere rubbish, but Yisrayl Hawkins ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... First ... compliance program management, will showcase a range of technology and learning solutions at ... (NCAL) Convention and Expo to be held October 14–18, 2017 at the Mandalay ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... The American College of Medical ... Friedman, PhD, FACMI, during the Opening Session of AMIA’s Annual Symposium in Washington, D.C. ... honor of Morris F. Collen, a pioneer in the field of medical informatics, this ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):