Posted by | Oct 21st 2013 | Comment
Posted Oct 21st 2013 | Comment
Sernova Corp (Canada) has released the results of the first 2 human trials using the company's cell pouch. The pouch, which is inserted below the skin, is populated by islet cells. Results showed...
Posted by Buck Orr | Oct 20th 2013 | Comment
Oct 21-27 is Open Access week. See: http://www.openaccessweek.org/ for a list of events
Posted Oct 18th 2013 | 1 Comment
Posted Oct 16th 2013 | Comment
The World Wide Web has become a dissemination platform for scientific and non-scientific publications. However, most of the...
Posted by Alex Garcia-Castro | Oct 14th 2013
IBM has just launched the third sbv IMPROVER challenge (www.sbvimprover.com), theBiological Network Verification Challenge (NVC). The aim of this challenge is to develop and refine pathways using...
Posted Oct 14th 2013 | Comment
Authors: Matthew A Helsby
Joe R Fenn
Andrew D Chalmers
Research antibodies are used in a wide range of bioscience disciplines, yet it is common to hear dissatisfaction amongst researchers with...
Posted by Matt Helsby | Oct 9th 2013 | Comment
The National Academy of Sciences Board on Research Data and Information (BRDI; www.nas.edu/brdi) announces an open challenge to increase awareness of current issues and opportunities in research data...
Posted by Stephanie Hagstrom | Oct 3rd 2013 | Comment
Author: Jennifer Couzin-Frankel
...while many pieces of the publications puzzle are yielding to scrutiny, the peer-review process itself is not. "Nothing much has changed in 25 years," says Ana...
Posted Oct 2nd 2013 | Comment
Author: Ellyssa Kroski