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Bioinformatics is the application of information techniques for the storage, retrieval, and analysis of large quantities of biological data.
Daydreaming linked to Alzheimer's disease

Daydreaming linked to Alzheimer's disease

Parts of the brain used in daydreaming are the same areas that fail in people who have Alzheimer's disease

Parts of the brain used in daydreaming are the same areas that fail in people who have Alzheimer's disease

Global data exchange policy brings 100,000,000,000 letters of the genetic code

Global data exchange policy brings 100,000,000,000 letters of the genetic code

Immune system more concerned with damage detected than foreign invaders, such as viruses

Immune system more concerned with damage detected than foreign invaders, such as viruses

Hidden secrets on the nature and timing of genome evolution in mammals revealed

Hidden secrets on the nature and timing of genome evolution in mammals revealed

Scientists determine the structures of eight proteins in just 10-20 days per protein

Scientists determine the structures of eight proteins in just 10-20 days per protein

A systematic search through human genes

A systematic search through human genes

Technique called phylogenetic footprinting reveals new gene regulation system

Technique called phylogenetic footprinting reveals new gene regulation system

New bioinformatics technique for systematically analyzing key regions in DNA that help control gene activity

New bioinformatics technique for systematically analyzing key regions in DNA that help control gene activity

New series of human drug targets available to all researchers

New series of human drug targets available to all researchers

Scientists create digital bacteria to advance biomedical research

Scientists create digital bacteria to advance biomedical research

Technology for analyzing gene expression must be standardized

Technology for analyzing gene expression must be standardized

Pharmaceutical industry faces multiple challenges - future lies in drug pipeline sustainability

Pharmaceutical industry faces multiple challenges - future lies in drug pipeline sustainability

Why stem cells divide and develop less vigorously as we age

Why stem cells divide and develop less vigorously as we age

Largest "gene deserts" yet discovered in the human genome sequence

Largest "gene deserts" yet discovered in the human genome sequence

Dozens of new genes identified in X chromosome

Dozens of new genes identified in X chromosome

Scientists find microRNA regulates Ras cancer gene

Scientists find microRNA regulates Ras cancer gene

Air Genome Project to sample air using whole genome shotgun sequencing

Air Genome Project to sample air using whole genome shotgun sequencing

Scientists discover how substitutions are made for injured genes

Scientists discover how substitutions are made for injured genes

New primate-specific gene family that spans about 10% of human chromosome 2

New primate-specific gene family that spans about 10% of human chromosome 2