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  • Genomics for Bioinformatician

    Genomics is the study of the genomes of organisms. The field includes intensive efforts to determine the entire DNA sequence of organisms and fine-scale genetic mapping efforts. The field also includes studies of intragenomic phenomena such as heterosis, epistasis, pleiotropy and other interactio...

    Tags: Genomics, Gene, Tutorial, Bioinformatics, Genomics to biology, health

    1403 days ago

  • Sequencing Solutions to World Health

    "New technology that quickly, easily and economically reveals the genomes of viruses and pathogens transforms public health and medicine." Source: Life technologies

    Tags: Sequencing, virus, pathogen, health, medicine

    1363 days ago

  • Should you get sequenced? Not all bad genes predict disease

    “What we really don’t know yet is whether the predictive aspects of the genome are going to turn out to be beneficial or potentially harmful” “As we roll out genomic medicine we are fighting against this society-wide misconception that having the bad gene means you’...

    Tags: Sequencing, health, medicine, genes, disease

    1363 days ago

  • Genetic Test in India

    1.Xcode Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd.6B, Eldorado, 112, Nungambakkam High Road,Nungambakkam, Chennai 600034Tamil Nadu, India  2.Mapmygenome™Royal Demeure,HUDA Techno Enclave,Plot No. 12/2, Sector-1 500 081 Madhapur,HyderabadAP, India 3. DNA Labs India http://www.dnalabsindi...

    Tags: Genetics, disease, disorder, DNA, lifestyle, fitness, health, genetics test, DNA test, sequencing

    1381 days ago

  • TEDMED Great Challenges: Genomics and Medicine: Where promise meets clinical practice

    November 21, 2013 - NHGRI Director Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D, hosted the TEDMED Google+ Hangout to discuss genomic medicine with an all-star cast that includes Carlos Bustamante, James Evans, Amy McGuire and Sharon Terry. More: http://www.tedmed.com/greatchallenges

    Tags: Genome, Epigenome, Health, Pharmacology

    1278 days ago

  • What is Healthcare Informatics?

    Incorporating information technologies and information management, this work describes evolving areas of efficiency in the healthcare industry due to healthcare informatics enhancements. Beginning with an overview of how information management can enhance organizational efficiency the book delves...

    Tags: Health-Informatics, Pharmacogenomics, Health, Informatics

    1168 days ago

  • What is Health Informatics?

    What is health informatics? In the words of Dr. Noni MacDonald...: "Most of the way I've seen it defined is the intersection with health information, computer science and health care and health systems but I think that's very linear and very narrow in what it is. For me what Health Informatics i...

    Tags: Health-Informatics, Pharmacogenomics, Health, Informatics

    1168 days ago

  • TEDxCopenhagen - Morten Sommer - What Bacteria Means for the Good Life

    Scientist and entrepreneur Morten Sommer will talk about how bacteria and microbes form an integral part of the human body and play a significant role in controlling human health and well About TEDx, x = independently organized event: In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of l...

    Tags: Microbiome, Microbes, Bacteria, Health, Infection, Morten Sommer, SommerLAB

    1014 days ago

  • Illumina Smartphone Chip !!!

    Illumina, the company that claims it brought human genome sequencing down to $1000 prices, has now turned its attention to a consumer product - a chip that you can plug into your smartphone and have it read your genetic information.The biggest challenge ahead of Illumina is simplifying the proces...

    Tags: Bioinformatics, Computational biology, Health, Illumina, Apps

    874 days ago

  • WuXi has acquired NextCODE Health

    Shanghai, China-headquartered pharmatech company WuXi (NYSE: WX) has acquired NextCODE Health, a genomic analysis and bioinformatics company based in the USA.The acquisition was made for $65 million in cash, and WuXi plans to merge its genome center with NextCODE Health to form a new company, WuX...

    Tags: Bioinformatics, Computational biology, WuXi, Merge, NextCODE, Health

    855 days ago