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 reports on developments in AI that are helping to shape the future of high performance computing technology at the International Supercomputing Conference
James Reinders is a parallel programming and HPC expert with more than 27 years’ experience working for Intel until his retirement in 2017. In this article Reinders gives his take on the use of roofline estimation as a tool for code optimisation in HPC
Sophia Ktori concludes her two-part series exploring the use of laboratory informatics software in regulated industries.
As storage technology adapts to changing HPC workloads, Robert Roe looks at the technologies that could help to enhance performance and accessibility of
storage in HPC
By using simulation software, road bike manufacturers can deliver higher performance products in less time and at a lower cost than previously achievable, as Keely Portway discovers