Tag: "verification" at biology news
Application of Genomatix in silico methods reveals novel cancer associated genes
... developed and promoted by Genomatix. Experimental verification
by siRNA knock-down and RT-PCR confirmed the in silico results. "I am delighted that an ever increasing number of scientists proof the validity of our concepts and experience the value of our integrated approach. This excellent work, carried out by ...
Triple threat: World fin trade may harvest up to 73 million sharks per year
...ttempts to verify the accuracy of the figures, but verification
often is not practical. Many sharks may be recorded as unidentified fish and thus not be recognizable as sharks in the FAO records. "Due to the low value of shark meat in many markets, shark fins may be the only part of the shark retained, and of...
Sensors, a smart dose of medicine for cancer treatment
...ause the new sensor systems will improve treatment verification
for a large number of cancer patients. "The prevailing opinion is that IMRT improves treatment outcomes," says Jaksic. "Crucially, IMRT reduces the side-effects patients often suffer from radiotherapy and improves accuracy of dose delivery, and thes...