Virginia Bioinformatics Institute to develop petascale computer modeling capabilities
... is a desire to create some of the next-generation computational
tools and environments that will be needed to enable future research by social, biological and computational
scientists We anticipate unprecedented increases ...
The collaborators will construct a petascale computational
modeling environment MTML-Sim that will scale ...
New Weapons in Fight Against TB?
... San Diego, report in the July 3 issue of PLoS computational
Biology that commercially available entacapone ... strain of TB.
The discovery was made after a computational
analysis that found the chemical structure of the ... being deadly to its host cells.
"We have computational
and experimental data to support this [drug] ...
Rare disorder gives modelers first glimpse at immune system development
... led by Thomas Kepler, Ph.D., Division Chief of computational
Biology, tracked three young patients after ... is senior author of a paper published in PloS computational
Biology . "Our paper is the first to use ... Stanca Ciupe, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow in computational
immunology, created mathematical formulas to ...
IUPUI chemists develop Distributed Drug Discovery: Finding drugs for neglected diseases
... researchers are soliciting the global advice of computational
experts in neglected disease areas and utilizing the computational
power of multiple personal computers around the ... the success of distributed problem solving at the computational
and synthetic stages of drug discovery will ...
Berkeley Lab scientist co-leads breast cancer 'dream team'
... will apply cutting-edge biological, genomic and computational
techniques to breast cancer research, with the ... genomics researchers, systems biologists, computational
biologists, and other experts.
"We want to ... on the latest advances in biological, genomic and computational
techniques to target the treatment of these ...
Researchers to Monitor Public Perception of Swine Flu Outbreaks Using Technology from Realtime Search Engine, OneRiot
... the University of Iowa’s interdisciplinary computational
Epidemiology research group (CompEpi). The Iowa CompEpi group applies computational
methods to help solve public health problems, ... of Computer Science.
Epidemiology Research (CompEpi) is an ...
How cells change gears: New insights published in Nature Genetics
... mode" to "specialization mode." This computational
biology work from the Jacobs School of ... the new study, the researchers used a series of computational
and integrative biology approaches in order to ... immune cells known as monocytes and macrophages. computational
work performed at UC San Diego after all the ...
CSHL neuroscientists propose project to comprehensively map mammalian brain circuits
... paper, which appears in the March issue of PLoS computational
The case for committing resources ... that technological advances along with decreasing computational
and data-storage costs have made such an effort ... the results across individual mice will be a computational
challenge that requires automating many of the ...
Joint Mathematics Meetings in Washington, D.C.
... States of Mathematics Presidential Debate
Methods in Coastal Engineering
SIAM Minisymposium on Mathematical and computational
Challenges in Global Climate and Energy ... Biden-Palin? There's only one way to find out.
Methods in Coastal Engineering, Jerry L. Bona ...
Suckling Infant Triggers 'Trust' Hormone in Moms
... to incorporate all the latest research in a large computational
model of the whole population of oxytocin cells," study co-author Jianfeng Feng, a computational
biology researcher at the University of Warwick, ... are published in the July 18 issue of PLoS computational
$100 million supercomputing program boosts Australian medical research capacity
... the most powerful supercomputer and leading computational
biology facility dedicated to life sciences ... the peak computing operations and provide computational
biology expertise to the institutions throughout ... and the University's capacity in bioinformatics, computational
biology and advanced biomedical image analysis." ...
Pharsight to Present on Its Vision for Modeling and Simulation Software at PAGE Annual Meeting
... Dr. Robert Leary Will Discuss computational
Methods for Model Evaluation; Dr. Mike Dunlavey ... and Development
Group, will present work on computational
methods for model evaluation.
Mike Dunlavey, ... (NLME) analysis.
"The development of advanced computational
tools and next generation
programming languages ...
Carnegie Mellon technique accelerates biological image analysis
... in Carnegie Mellon Universitys Lane Center for computational
Biology have discovered how to significantly ... existing methods requires impractical amounts of computational
In many cases, computer vision systems ... engineering student Shann-Ching Sam Chen and computational
biologist Robert F. Murphy, were able to expand ...
In silico modeling helps predict severity of mitochondrial disease
... of embryo formation, through the combined use of computational
modeling and a mouse model system.
Dr. David ... Bioinformatics Institute (VBI), commented: The computational
model used in this investigation simulates the ... and after implantation in the uterus. He added: computational
modeling and cutting-edge lab work were both ...
Argonne's Blue Gene/P to host large cadre of INCITE researchers
... are made through the 2008 Innovative and Novel computational
Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE), a DOE ... these systems. These data and tools will enable computational
scientists and system administrators to use ... possible the exploration of whole new areas in computational
New INCITE awardees, such ...
New computational technique can predict drug side effects
... study is currently available on line at PLoS computational
Conventional test methods screen ... Center at UCSD instead uses the power of computational
modeling to screen specific drug molecules using ... lock, said Bourne. He explained that using this computational
technique to find another lock could result in ...
Design of patient tracking tools may have unintended consequences
... BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Proper design of computational
tools is critical if they are to be used with ... Overall, the UB researchers found that the computational
tracking systems tended to affect how health-care ... found that there were fewer visual cues with the computational
system. Some providers noted that they used to be ...
UCLA mathematician works to make virtual surgery a reality
... equations, as well as making progress in computational
geometry and computer science. An applied ... Advances by Teran and other scientists in computational
geometry, partial differential equations and ... that let people who design bridges have more computational
machinery at their fingertips," he said.
Carnegie Mellon neuroscientist proposes new theory of brain flexibility
... fellow Sashank Varma have put forward a new computational
theory of brain function that provides answers to ... Just and Varma have constructed a number of computational
models to demonstrate this process, such as a ... area were damaged, and would allow any excess computational
load to spill over to the right hemisphere mirror ...
Carnegie Mellon Establishes Ray and Stephanie Lane Center for Computational Biology
... the first Ray and Stephanie Lane
Professor of computational
Biology. The chair recognizes Murphy's
exceptional leadership in computational
biology research, education and
administration. ... highly supportive of his
pioneering methods in computational
biology," the Lanes said. The Ray and Stephanie ...
Welch Foundation gives $1.6 million for drug discovery research
... launching a new initiative to develop innovative computational
and chemical techniques intended to speed the ... for Chemical Genomics (GCC CG) to establish a computational
chemistry research program. The program is ... with biomedical research and drug discovery: computational
chemists, who work to produce computer models of ...
GeneGo Awarded NIH Grant to Develop Pharmacogenomics Software Suite
... research. The SBIR grant, funded through the innovations in biomedical computational
science and technology initiative, will be used to develop a database and ... & bioinformatics software for life science research. The original computational
MetaDiscovery( TM ) platform allows an integration and expert analysis ...
Itanium Solutions Alliance Selects Sweden's Kiwok as the 2009 Innovation Awards Winner for Humanitarian Impact
... Galicia, Spain, is using the Finis Terrae Supercomputer to analyze massive computational
electromagnetics problems, the largest with more than 500 million ...
University of Warwick in the United Kingdom greatly improved the computational
approach to the Anderson model of localization, an important problem in ...
AMA Grants New Category III CPT Code to Premier Heart's Multifunction CardioGram(TM) (MCG)
... first Internet based, non-invasive, stress, radiation and drug free computational
electrophysiologic system used for interactive online diagnosis. The MCG ... marketer of 21(st)-century medical systems, which apply the principles of computational
electrophysiology to the toughest challenges faced by physicians today. ...
DOE funds Clemson University clean energy research
Bruce will receive $714,000 for five years to use advanced computational
methods to provide the molecular insights needed for collaborators on the ... to make significant discoveries in the coming years given the exceptional computational
facilities at Clemson. The Palmetto high performance computer system and ...
IBM Award for Innovative Solution to Tackling World's Most Critical Social and Environmental Problems
... encouraged businesses, community groups and individuals to provide free computational
capacity to support international humanitarian projects. The judges ... In total 14 projects are currently running or have completed their computational
phase, involving teams of scientists from 35 research centres in six ...
Carnegie Mellon algorithm charts evolution of genetic networks during fruit fly life cycle
... interconnections has often been impossible because of experimental or computational
limitations," said Eric P. Xing, associate professor of computer science, ... said Xing, a member of the Ray and Stephanie Lane Center for computational
Biology at Carnegie Mellon. "In the context of cancer genetics, for ...
Hamner Institutes and UNC Launch International Drug Safety Institute
... industry, the NIH and FDA. A major initial focus will be to develop new computational
models and in vitro assays, starting with evaluating liver toxicity and ... injury by forming a partnership with Entelos, a leading Silicon Valley computational
modeling company. Besides being a main cause of acute liver failure in the ...
Computer simulation captures immune response to flu
... Modeling (CBIM) and division chief of the Department of Biostatistics and computational
Biology, and by Martin S. Zand, M.D., Ph.D., co-director of the CBIM. The ... Holden-Wiltse and Hongyu Miao in the Department of Biostatistics and computational
Biology at the Medical Center; David Topham, Joseph Hollenbaugh, Tim ...
IBM and Medical Researchers Launch Effort To Find Flu Drug Treatments
... viruses and begin testing these under laboratory conditions. The computational
work adds up to thousands of years of computer time which will be ... Professor of Biochemistry at UTMB. "World Community Grid gives us the computational
power to undertake projects that are typically quite daunting. We can ...
Human Brain Works Between Order and Chaos
... a "self-organized critical state," according to a news release from PLoS computational
Biology . The study is in its March 20 issue.
Further research using computational
models confirmed the conclusion. The models exactly reflected the profile ...
Immunology Center will continue to drive standard methods, better science
... as research teams do double duty with lab work and time-consuming computational
One unique capability that drove the RHIC renewal was that the ... Led by Hulin Wu, Ph.D., chief of the Department of Biostatistics and computational
Biology, the biostatistics team within RHIC will seek to establish ...
Story tips from the DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Dec. 2008
... CO2 . . .
Data from NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory combined with computational
power and tools provided by ORNL researchers will result in unprecedented ... about what they're going to do and when," said Chris Griffin of ORNL's computational
Sciences & Engineering Division. The system, called LEPERD Learning and ...
Burroughs Wellcome Fund award creates new Ph.D. path linking laboratory and population sciences
... and improving human health, were created to connect population and computational
sciences with laboratory-based biological sciences. The goal is to ... with a strategic plan that includes predictive health, global health, and computational
and life sciences, our university is ideally positioned to become fully ...
Computers make sense of experiments on human disease
... and create a more coherent body of expertise across the whole field of computational
disease analysis, according to Albert Compte, co-convenor of the ESF workshop, from the computational
and physiological bases of cortical networks laboratory at the Institut ...
Genetic blueprint revealed for kidney design and formation
... varied gene expression than ever observed in a developing organ system.
biology analysis (bioinformatics) then let the researchers see how ... Aronow, Ph.D., study co-author and scientific director of the Center for computational
Medicine at Cincinnati Children's. The study also makes new headway into ...
NIH awards Rutgers Cell and DNA Repository $57.8M
... the maintenance of a comprehensive laboratory, clinical databases and computational
infrastructure to support national and international research aimed at ... of the University of Southern California for the development of advanced computational
The second award is a five-year, $14 million contract ...
Key protein molecule linked to diverse human chronic inflammatory diseases
... expertise from various disciplines, including experimental biology and computational
simulation. The Inflammation Center integrates faculties with expertise ... molecular biology, cutting edge imaging of inflamed cells and tissues, computational
simulation of cellular signaling networks, human and animal studies, and ...
Genome sequence of lancelet shows how genes quadrupled during vertebrate evolution
... Berkeley's Center for Integrative Genomics and program head for computational
genomics at the Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (JGI) in ... by gene loss and chromosome rearrangments and fusions. That took some computational
gymnastics to sort out, but the evidence is still there," said Rokhsar.
Pfizer Partners with REvolution Computing to Improve Medicine Production Pipeline
... Computing, the leading provider of commercial open-source "R"
software for computational
statistics, today released the results of "A
Benchmark Study of ... functionality that allows users the
possibility of greatly reducing the computational
time to build models
without sacrificing model quality.
CaretNWS was ...