New drugs faster from natural compounds: A UC San Diego breakthrough
... Researchers have invented computational
tools to decode and rapidly determine whether ... compounds that remain virtually untouched by computational
research. As a result, it is currently one of the ... the paper, director of UC San Diego's Center for computational
Mass Spectrometry (CCMS) and a researcher at the ...
DuPont and Arzeda Collaborate to Develop Improved Crops to Increase Productivity
Arzeda will use its proprietary computational
protein design technology to custom-design novel ... of biological macromolecules, and the speed of computational
design to rapidly design and screen novel enzymes ... his lab to commercialize and further develop its computational
enzyme design technology. Arzeda's team includes ...
Nano-sandwich triggers novel electron behavior
... the University of California, Davis. Working with computational
models, the team has found that the electrons in ... For the time being, the material exists only as a computational
model. Yet many of the basic, underlying ... first established theoretically, with or without computational
analysis, Pickett said.
Pickett and Pardo ...
Keynote Panel at Bio-IT World Expo to Feature Five Leaders in the Field of "Personal Genomics"
... A Systematic Approach to Biomarker Discovery and computational
Christoph Bock, Department of computational
Biology, Max Planck Institute for Informatics will present recent work on computational
epigenetics (performed in conjunction with The ...
Opportunities and challenges in uncertainty quantification for complex interacting systems
... In spite of continued growth in computational
resources the idea of a computational
laboratory serving as surrogate to physical ... of scientific ideas into a sub-discipline of computational
science that attempts to provide a quantitative ...
Jubilant and BioLeap Announce New Partnership in Drug Discovery
... Jubilant will integrate BioLeap's leading edge computational
based drug design platform with ... with BioLeap's leading edge computational
capabilities, to deliver ... About BioLeap
BioLeap is a leader in computational
fragment-based drug design. The
Michigan Company Founded upon What Could Be History's Most Important Breakthrough in AI and Robotics
... dynamically build themselves on a wide variety of computational
platforms. The emphasis of this new business ... not a Darwinian genetic algorithm requiring vast computational
clusters, generating potential ideas through ... intelligently designs itself on the humblest of computational
platforms, ultimately obviating the need for even ...
Convey Computer™ Corporation Announces First Customer: University of California, San Diego at SC08 Conference
... , director of the newly-created Center for computational
Mass Spectrometry in UCSD's Jacobs School of ... www.calit2.net
About the Center for computational
Announced in October 2008, the UC San Diego-based Center for computational
Mass Spectrometry received a five-year, $4.94 ...
FSU scientific computing department hosts international conference
... and development of innovative theoretical and computational
concepts, and they will address issues of ... of Scientific Computing, formerly the School of computational
Science, is hosting the event after Professor ... by using sophisticated mathematical and computational
algorithms. This development has attracted ...
Teaching old drugs new tricks
... of drugs' unwanted side effects. They developed a computational
method that compares how similar the side effects ... A team of EMBL researchers now developed a computational
tool that compares side effects to test if they ... Bork, Joint Coordinator of EMBL's Structural and computational
The approach would prove ...
Applied Computational Technologies Appoints a New CEO
... PITTSBURGH, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Applied computational
(AppCompTech) has announced the ... of
investment funding and positioning Applied computational
the radiation therapy systems ... for over 75 customers worldwide.
About Applied computational
Microsoft scientist highlights urgent need for new computer models to address climate change
... models, improved data sources and new methods in computational
data analysis could produce more realistic ... dynamics if scientists work together to use new computational
techniques and data sources provided governments ...
Montoya said, "By applying various methods in computational
data analysis to a large source of forest data, ...
On the trail of rogue genetically modified pathogens
... open access journal Genome Biology shows that computational
tools could become a vital resource for detecting ... Laboratory in California, US, designed new computational
tools that identify a set of DNA markers that can ... vectors in microarray-based bioassays.
A new computational
genomics tool was developed to compare all ...
Purdue leads center to simulate behavior of micro-electromechanical systems
... strengths and considerable expertise in computational
modeling and nanotechnology," Purdue President ... field of "predictive science," or applying computational
simulations to predict the behavior of complex ... facilities affiliated with Purdue's Network for computational
Nanotechnology, based at the Birck Nanotechnology ...
Northeastern University and Mass General Hospital Increase the Accuracy, While Reducing the Diagnosis Time, for Breast Cancer Detection
... Research teams solve the computational
hurdle using Star-P
WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 26 ... to research labs due to its massive and
Called Digital Breast ... screening.
NUCAR scientists addressed this computational
hurdle by creating a DBT
NIH collaborates with EPA to improve the safety testing of chemicals
... Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), NIH; and the computational
toxicology capabilities at the EPAs recently formed National Center for computational
The MOU provides for sample ... Dr. Collins said.
The experimental and computational
expertise required to transform toxicology is an ...
UC Berkeley Expands Molecular Toxicology Curriculum to Include GeneGo's Platform
... its MetaCore/MetaDrug
Discovery Platform in their computational
Toxicology course, a required
component for ... humans and other species.
"When we designed our computational
Toxicology course a few years ago
we anticipated ... Adjunct Professor,
who designed and teaches the computational
Toxicology course. "The
complexity of these ...
International team identifies 480 genes that control human cell division
... team of U.S., Israeli and German scientists used computational
biology techniques to discover 480 genes that ... said Ziv Bar-Joseph, a Carnegie Mellon University computational
biologist who led the study. These genes also are ... and a member of Carnegie Mellons Lane Center for computational
Determining if genetic mutations are ...
The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Adds New Companies to its Investment Portfolio
... President & CEO.
Mr. Manzetti continued, "Applied computational
Separation Design ... The PLSG's $150,000 investment in Applied computational
will enable the company to propel ... http://www.plsg.com About Applied computational
PROTOMED SA Chooses HyperWorks to Simulate Implantable Medical Devices
... its medical device R&D services by choosing Altair as its official computational
software partner. The products of the software suite, especially its ... "HyperWorks is an essential component of our fatigue simulation efforts, computational
fluid mechanics and trauma simulation capabilities. It will reinforce our ...
Genomatica Produces Pure BDO From Natural Sugars
... Genomatica's technology portfolio consists of proprietary best-in-class computational
modeling, "wet lab" microbe modification and specialized chemical process ... faster and more integrated product development.
With proprietary computational
modeling, Genomatica's researchers examine all possible biological ...
Professor Wing Wong Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
... biological systems. His contributions to biological advancements through computational
analysis are many, and include methods and algorithms for the analysis of ... well deserved recognition of Professor Wong's valuable contributions to computational
analysis of complex biological data. As a member of our scientific ...
Big prize for 'small science' physicist
... Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) 2009 Young Scientist Prize in computational
The award acknowledges Dr Barnard as a world leader on ... with the IUPAP Prize in mid-December this year at the 2009 Conference on computational
Physics in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
IUPAP is an international non-government ...
New Genomatica Chemical Process Targets Ailing Ethanol Assets
Genomatica's technology portfolio consists of proprietary computational
modeling, "wet lab" microbe modification and specialized process engineering. With computational
modeling, Genomatica's researchers examine all possible biological ...
Mathematical models reveal how organisms transcend the sum of their genes
Their new results are reported Friday, Feb. 6, in the journal PLoS computational
Biology at http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000283 .
The ... created strains with 11 of the possible gene arrangements, but with their computational
models, the Wisconsin researchers were able to simulate all 120 possible ...
NVIDIA CUDA Technology Dramatically Advances the Pace of Scientific Research
... Internet and their combined computing
power is used to tackle very large computational
tasks. BOINC provides the
distributed computing grid layer for a wide ... these amazing applications are
taking advantage of the GPU's unprecedented computational
power" said Michael
Steele, General Manager of Visual Consumer Solutions ...
Genetic clock makers at UC San Diego publish their 'timepiece' in Nature
... Jeff Hasty's Systems Biodynamics Lab at UC San Diego. You first write down computational
models for a particular system, such as a genetic clock, and then you ... and trying to figure it out that way, we try to codify our ideas into a computational
model and use that model to generate design criteria and then build the ...
The human brain minimizes energy expenditure and integrates gravity in to the action plan
... to minimize energy expenditure, according to a study published in PLoS computational
Biology by neuroscientists and mathematicians from the INSERM and ENSTA. ... In recent decades, an important theoretical advance has been the use of computational
models and the assumption that the brain behaves like an optimal ...
Complete Genomics Launches, Becomes World's First Large-Scale Human Genome Sequencing Company
... sales model, Complete
Genomics is relieving its customers of operational, computational
capital purchase burdens, allowing them to focus their resources ... of genetics at Harvard Medical
School, director of the Center for computational
Genetics and member of
Complete Genomics' Scientific Advisory Board.
UT Knoxville Wins $16M Mathematics and Biology Center
... world, putting UT Knoxville at the hub of the vital and
growing field of computational
biology. Winning this competition represents
the culmination of a long ... follows on the heels of the NSF creation of the National
Institute for computational
Sciences at UT Knoxville, a $65 million award
to build and operate a ...
New yeast trick for eating favorite food: Details in Nature paper
... galactose to glucose.
"The experimental system was much better than the computational
models predicted. The model started filtering out the glucose pulses too ... be happening that is not captured in the current model. A combination of computational
modeling and experimental work led the researchers to a new ...
'Nanonet' circuits closer to making flexible electronics reality
... has been funded by the National Science Foundation through the Network for computational
Nanotechnology at the Birck Nanotechnology Center in Purdue's Discovery ... is about the size of 10 atoms strung together.
The Network for computational
Nanotechnology uses advanced theory and simulations to explore new ideas ...
Virtual world is sign of future for scientists, engineers
... online tools are provided through the nanoHub, operated by the Network for computational
Nanotechnology at Purdue, led by Mark Lundstrom, Purdue's Scifres ... for researchers.
The online simulation tools, funded by the Network for computational
Nanotechnology and the National Science Foundation, are proving popular ...
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Becomes a GeneGo Center of Excellence
... said Sawsan Khuri, Ph.D., assistant research professor at the Center
Science at the University of Miami Miller School of
Medicine. "The ... systems biology technology for life science research.
The original computational
MetaDiscovery(TM) platform allows an integration
and expert analysis of ...
New map IDs the core of the human brain
"This is one of the first steps necessary for building large-scale computational
models of the human brain to help us understand processes that are ... this highly furrowed part of the brain.
Sporns then carried out a computational
analysis trying to identify regions of the brain that played a more ...
J. Craig Venter Institute Names Robert Friedman, Ph.D., Deputy Director of West Coast Facility
... in 2002, Dr Levy worked at Celera Genomics and
was involved in developing computational
tools for gene discovery and
functional annotation in the Drosophila and ... Biophysics at the
University of Leeds, UK, and his Ph.D. in cell and computational
the University of Bristol, UK. He also received a two-year ...
Rib-X Pharmaceuticals to Present at Cambridge Healthtech Institute's 2nd Annual Challenge of Antibacterial Development Conference
... that combines a sophisticated, structure-based drug
design approach with computational
analyses and proprietary knowledge of
the high-resolution crystal ... integrated research strategy,
which combines state of the art, proprietary computational
crystallography, medicinal chemistry, microbiology and ...
Oak Ridge leads DOE INCITE effort in 2008
... National Laboratory through the Department of Energys Innovative and Novel computational
Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program.
Through INCITE, ... facilities receive access to computing power at the National Center for computational
Sciences at ORNL for research on climate change, fusion energy, ...
Using supercomputers to make safer nuclear reactors
... power. To undertake such a task, researchers will use both Rensselaers computational
Center for Nanotechnology Innovations, or CCNI the worlds seventh most ...
The research program, titled Deployment of a Suite of High Performance computational
Tools for Multiscale Multiphysics Simulation of Generation-IV Reactors, is ...
Researchers measure carbon nanotube interaction
... To understand these measurements, researchers collaborated with a team of computational
chemists who performed ab initio simulations of the interactions of ... been a gap between what we could measure in an experiment and what the computational
methods could do. It is exciting to be able to bridge that gap.