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New Computer Program Can Help Uncover Hidden Genomic Alterations that Drive Cancers

Tested on large tumor genomics database, REVEALER method allows researchers to connect genomics to cell function —

Cancer is rarely the result of a single mutation in a single gene. 146 more words


SBMC 2016 Munich - 6th Conference on Systems Biology of Mammalian Cells

From April 6th to April 8th 2016, the 6th Conference on Systems Biology of Mammalian Cells (#SBMC2016) took place at Klinikum rechts der Isar… 1,538 more words


Cogito, Ergo...

From Part IV of Descartes’ Meditations(1):

…as I then desired to give my attention solely to the search after truth, I thought that a procedure exactly the opposite was called for, and that I ought to reject as absolutely false all opinions in regard to which I could suppose the least ground for doubt, in order to ascertain whether after that there remained aught in my belief that was wholly indubitable.

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Minimal genome

Minimal genome

Larry H. Bernstein, MD, FCAP, Curator


Minimal Genome Created

Scientists build a living cellular organism with a genome smaller than any known in nature. 1,744 more words

Genome Biology

New article published in Bioinformatics

ll-ACHRB: a scalable algorithm for sampling the feasible solution space of metabolic networks

Random sampling of the solution space has emerged as a popular tool to explore and infer properties of large metabolic networks. 131 more words


We are a Community of Cells

The future of medicine:

“What are we really?. Our bodies aren’t really self-contained machines – they’re more like ecosystems. The recent explosion of research into our body’s microbial universe will change 21c treatment of metabolic, immune and psycho-emotional disorders.   32 more words


Bacteria Discover the Advantages of Community

Fun Fact: Some species of bacteria are social creatures. They act as a community in a number of ways and because of this community behavior, their lives and their chance of survivability in adverse conditions is improved. 208 more words