Global Bioinformatics Market Will reach USD 12,542.4 million in 2020 – Finances

The Global Bioinformatics Market was valued at USD 4,110.6 million in 2014 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 20.4% from 2014 to 2020, to reach an estimated value of USD 12,542.4 million in 2020. Globally, rising R&D expenditures and rising number of research activities has increases the demand for bioinformatics in the […]

Herpes Virus Rearranges Telomeres to Improve Viral Replication

A team of scientists, led by researchers at The Wistar Institute, has found that an infection with herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) causes rearrangements in telomeres, small stretches of DNA that serve as protective ends to chromosomes. The findings, which will be published in the Dec. 24 edition of the journal Cell Reports, show that this manipulation […]

Diez instituciones trazarán mapa genético de Colombia – Ciencia – El Tiempo

25 expertos en biotecnologías recorrerán el país para estudiar las particularidades de cada región. Source: http://www.eltiempo.com Um país como a Colômbia já entendeu que ter uma referência para conhecer mais de perto o genoma dos seus cidadãos vai-se permitir planear mais de perto as enfermidades que os afectam. See on Scoop.it – Another Earths in […]

Version 13 of the Human Protein Atlas, Clickable, Downloadable, and Nearly Complete, is Now Online – Bio-IT World

Source: http://www.bio-itworld.com Versão 13 da nova aplicação que muitos comparam ao "Google Maps" do Proteoma Humano agora disponível.   See on Scoop.it – Bioinformática

How DNA Sequencing In Sewers Could Detect Disease Outbreaks

Scanning the DNA in wastewater for signs of disease could stop epidemics in their tracks someday soon. Source: http://www.forbes.com Este parece ser o próximo campo em que a metagenómca parece querer vir revolucionar a Epidemiologia ou seja: a possibilidade de vir a usar mini – sensores de DNA para detectar os germes antes possam vir […]