A new system that employs Microsoft’s Kinect peripheral to help people with Parkinson’s disease overcome debilitating walking problems has been developed by researchers at Brunel University London.
The best research needs ideas from a wider range of people and publications, writes Anita Schjøll Brede
Iris.ai, the company that designed an artificial intelligence tool to help researchers find relevant scientific papers, has announced the launch of Project Aiur
ID Genomics (IDG), a Seattle-based, developer of rapid point-of-care diagnostics, has announced the discovery of a nationwide rise in the levels of a drug-resistant ‘superbug’ - Escherichia coli strain ST1193
Agilent TechnologiesandImperial College London have signed a strategic scientific collaboration agreement that brings together Agilent’s analytical technologies with Imperial researchers
Elsevier has announced that it is working with Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (BUCM) to create a new taxonomy for traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in Embase, Elsevier’s biomedical literature database
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are using the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Blue Waters supercomputer to research the potential applications of graphene – including nanoscale electronics and electrical DNA sequencing
The Pistoia Alliance, has announced the launch of the User Experience for Life Sciences (UXLS) Toolkit - to help life science companies improve user experience in line with other global industries
Optalysys, a start-up commercialising optical coprocessors for AI/deep learning, and genomic research institute The Earlham Institute (EI) have announced the completion of the Genetic Search System (GENESYS) project
Research carried out Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) which reanalysed public genetic data using innovative computational methods has enabled the identification of new genetic markers associated with an increased risk to develop Type 2 Diabetes (T2D)
Robert Roe explores the role of maintenance in ensuring HPC systems run at optimal performance
Robert Roe speaks with Dr Maria Girone, Chief Technology Officer at CERN openlab.
Sophia Ktori explores the use of informatics software in the first of two articles covering the use of laboratory informatics software in regulated industries
Robert Roe discusses the role of the Pistoia Alliance in creating the lab of the future with Pistoia’s Nick Lynch