Tag: "toolkit" at biology news
Biologists call for better choice of model organisms in 'evo-devo'
...tems, without some specific goals in mind. "Our toolkit
is too narrow, so as a community we need to clarify our objectives and set the agenda for future studies."...
Pathway toward gene silencing described in plants
...ted DNA methylation pathway. Using an impressive toolkit
of sophisticated techniques, Pikaard and his colla...RNA-FISH and DNA-FISH were key to the study. "This toolkit
is really powerful," Pikaard said. "It enabled us to look at a complex pathway and figure out not...
Ancient DNA provides clues to the evolution of social behavior
...ariation,'' Hadly says. ''Genetic variation is the toolkit
for dealing with whatever the environment has to throw at you. If you have only a couple of tools, you don't have a lot of resilience for dealing with an unexpected event.'' According to Chan, the evolution of the colonial tuco-tuco's social behavio...
DOE JGI launches IMG public online microbial genome data clearinghouse
...m is an essential enhancement to the computational toolkit
supported by DOE," said Dr. Aristides A. Patrinos, Associate Director for Environmental and Biological Research of the DOE Office of Science. "IMG responds to the urgent need of handling the vast and growing spectrum of datasets emerging from genome ...
Supercomputer Dedicated To Bioengineering, Computational Biology Installed
... management tool is called Rocks, an award winning toolkit
developed at UCSD by a team led by Philip Papadopo...ter Science and Engineering. The open-source Rocks toolkit
has been designed for rapid and scalable deployment of clusters. It currently is used in more than 5...