ASHG 2017 Day 4: CRISPR/Cas9 Targeting and Structural Variant Calling CoLabs

ASHG 2017 DAY 4: CRISPR/CAS9 TARGETING AND STRUCTURAL VARIANT CALLING COLABS

It was a packed house as PacBio scientists led the inaugural CoLabs presentation at ASHG17 A new program at ASHG this year came from...

Ronnie LaCombe IAmScience

RONNIE LACOMBE IAMSCIENCE

Ronnie LaCombe, a Ph. D candidate in biological sciences at MU, stands near her lab station in D Cornelison's lab in Bond LSC. | photo...

 
 
 
Athenahealth Cuts Jobs and Offices; Wall Street Cheers Profit Focus

ATHENAHEALTH CUTS JOBS AND OFFICES; WALL STREET CHEERS PROFIT FOCUS

Investors are rewarding Athenahealth's cost-cutting plan to shore up its bottom line. The Watertown, MA-based healthcare IT company's...

Cool Roofs Have Water Saving Benefits Too

COOL ROOFS HAVE WATER SAVING BENEFITS TOO

The energy and climate benefits of cool roofs have been well established: By reflecting rather than absorbing the sun's energy, light-colored...

 
 
 
The Most Cringe-Inducing Surgical Robots from IEEE's Intelligent Robots Conference

THE MOST CRINGE-INDUCING SURGICAL ROBOTS FROM IEEE'S INTELLIGENT ROBOTS CONFERENCE

Videos: Five biomedical bots you never want to have to face

 
 
 
Boston Biomedical Associates to present at the 2017 Outsourcing in Clinical Trials Israel Conference in March

BOSTON BIOMEDICAL ASSOCIATES TO PRESENT AT THE 2017 OUTSOURCING IN CLINICAL TRIALS ISRAEL CONFERENCE IN MARCH

Tami Abudi, Co-CEO of BBA Ltd. presents on outlining global considerations in First-In-Human clinical trials at the Arena Outsourcing...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Veo Grabs $12M, Led by GV & Lux, to Help Industrial Robots “See”

VEO GRABS $12M, LED BY GV & LUX, TO HELP INDUSTRIAL ROBOTS “SEE”

True artificial intelligence is likely decades away, if it ever comes. In the meantime, companies are making robots “smarter” in less...

Beyond Biofuels: Berkeley Lab Facility a Catalyst for Broader Bio-based Economy

BEYOND BIOFUELS: BERKELEY LAB FACILITY A CATALYST FOR BROADER BIO-BASED ECONOMY

When the Department of Energy's Advanced Biofuels Process Development Unit at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory commenced operations...

 
 
 
Cover Picture: Biotechnology Journal 10/2017

COVER PICTURE: BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL 10/2017

Microorganism can be developed to efficient cell factories by rational systems metabolic engineering strategies, including systems...

Fast-Growing Vacasa Raises $103.5M for Vacation Rentals Marketplace

FAST-GROWING VACASA RAISES $103.5M FOR VACATION RENTALS MARKETPLACE

Vacation rental marketplace and management service Vacasa announced a $103.5 million Series B funding round, which the Portland, OR-based...

 
 
 
The Puzzle to Plugging the Worst Natural Gas Release in History

THE PUZZLE TO PLUGGING THE WORST NATURAL GAS RELEASE IN HISTORY

By the time Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory scientists Barry Freifeld and Curt Oldenburg visited the Aliso Canyon natural gas...

NIH Awards $6.5 Million to Berkeley Lab for Augmenting Structural Biology Research Experience

NIH AWARDS $6.5 MILLION TO BERKELEY LAB FOR AUGMENTING STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

The National Institutes of Health has awarded $6.5 million to Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory to integrate existing synchrotron...

 
 
 
Scientists Decode the Origin of Universe's Heavy Elements in the Light from a Neutron Star Merger

SCIENTISTS DECODE THE ORIGIN OF UNIVERSE'S HEAVY ELEMENTS IN THE LIGHT FROM A NEUTRON STAR MERGER

When Neutron Stars Collide:

Water rights seminar to address who gets dwindling reserves

WATER RIGHTS SEMINAR TO ADDRESS WHO GETS DWINDLING RESERVES

A powerhouse speaker's panel highlights the 2017 Seminar on Water Rights and Public Policy - The Waters of the Rio Grande to be held...

 
 
 

ENVIRONMENTAL RESTORATION SPECIALIST

Environmental Restoration Specialist - Mountain View, CA Position Description Will be a member of the Environmental Restoration Group,...

HOW CELLS INDUCE INFLAMMATION UPON DETECTION OF CYTOPLASMIC DNA

A research team has elucidated the mechanism by which human cells induce inflammation upon detection of cytoplasmic DNA. Notably, the...