Tag: "repositories" at biology news
Public collections of DNA and RNA sequence reach 100 gigabases
The world's three leading public repositories
for DNA and RNA sequence information have reached 100 gigabases [100,000,000,000 bases; the 'letters' of the genetic code] of sequence. Thanks to their data exchange policy, which has paved the way for the global exchange of many types of biological ...
Setting the standard for computer models of life
...rkup language, www.sbml.org ) and to build public repositories
so we can share them (e.g. www.ebi.ac.uk/biomodel...M's creators include representatives of four major repositories
for models (BioModels Database, CellML Model Repository, DOQCS and SigPath), all of which are now in...
Stanford/Packard scientist's data-mining technique strikes genetic gold
...der the avalanche of data inundating international repositories
each year unless scientists come up with a way to better classify their experiments and results. "Libraries figured out a long time ago how to classify items using the Dewey decimal and other systems," said Butte, who estimates that the contents of ...
First Biodiversity Census of coral reef ecosystems in the NW Hawaiian Islands
...les County. Coral reefs are highly threatened repositories
of extraordinary biodiversity and therefore have been called "the rainforests of the sea", but little is known about the ocean's diversity as compared to its terrestrial counterpart. According to Dr. Nancy Knowlton of Scripps Institution of Ocea...