POSTS TAGGED AS bioinformatics

Predicting Microbiome Changes

August 13, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Gut microbiome
Enteroendocrine cells in the human gut secrete serotonin, hormones and other chemicals that send signals to the brain via [MORE]

Healthcare Data Rising at 48%/yr. So What?

August 29, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Internet of Things
Science depends on data, and there’s an avalanche of it. But, as this piece reports, 90% of healthcare [MORE]

Automated Analysis of MRI Images

April 11, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Raw Data Collected from dGEMRIC MRI Protocol
It’s not uncommon for a woman to get an MRI for breast cancer and [MORE]

The Forensic Necrobiome

February 7, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Forensic Science Lab
Establishing a time of death is crucial in murder investigations. But that can be particularly difficult if a [MORE]

Compact Supercomputer for Advanced Bioinformatics

January 10, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nvidia’s DGX-1 Supercomputer
Imagine the look on the TSA inspector’s face when he asks if that’s a computer in your carry-on [MORE]

Automated Data Analysis

December 6, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Data Analysis
Since Hippocrates’ time, medicine has depended on “feature sets” (i.e. symptoms patients presented) to give a physician some degree [MORE]

CHOP’s Center for Data Driven Discovery in Biomedicine

March 8, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Open Data Archives
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, the nation’s oldest pediatric hospital and largest in terms of its research programs, has [MORE]

Predictive Genomics: Stanford’s PRECOG for Cancer Outcomes

November 10, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Data Base
“Prediction of Cancer Outcomes from Genomic Profiles” is what Stanford’s Cancer Institute calls its database that integrates expression profiling [MORE]

New Platform for Cancer Epigenetic Profiling

October 20, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biostatisticians at Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Harvard University have collaborated to create a new “co-expression” analysis of cancer, on [MORE]

21st Century Cures Act

August 4, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Personalized Medicine
In case you thought you’d never live to see a unanimous vote on anything in Congress, recall HR 6, [MORE]

Automated Vital Signs Scanning for Trauma Patients in Transit

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Internal hemorrhaging is a life-threatening risk for trauma patients, and every moment toward a correct assessment saves live. To [MORE]

Computerized “Staining” for the Automated Pathology Lab

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Digital Pathology
Dyes that originated for coloring textiles about 150 years ago have been used ever since for histological staining. And [MORE]

The “Cyber Heart” Project

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cyber Heart
With funding from the National Science Foundation, seven universities are collaborating in a computational modeling project “the Cyber Heart.” [MORE]

Predicting Tumor Aggressiveness

May 26, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Here’s a math score that really could kill you. In this case MATH (meaning mutant-allele tumor heterogeneity) is a bioinformatics [MORE]