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Bioinformatics at the Medical Library

Jul 27, 2015

Yale University undergraduates, graduate students, post-doctoral researchers, faculty, and staff are invited to submit posters for the 2015 Yale Day of Data, which will be held on September 18, 2015.  Any researcher who uses data for research can submit a poster! The Day of Data is a university-wide event that will feature speakers from a number of disciplines discussing how they use data in their work. The presentations and posters from the 2013 & 2014 Day of Data events are available... Read More

Jul 8, 2015

Introduction to Ingenuity Pathway Analysis Description:     What is IPA and what questions can it address? Overview of key features in IPA Ingenuity Knowledge Base Search & Pathway Building - Gene/ Chemical, Functions, Drug Targets Advanced Search: Limiting results to a molecule type, family or disease-association. Building pathways: Creating a pathway, pathway navigating, Using Build and Overlay tools Bioprofiler Dataset Analysis: Interpretation of Gene, Transcript,... Read More

Jun 9, 2015

QUIAGEN has announced the launching of its new tool Clinical Insight® (QCI)  for interpreting and reporting on genomic variant resulting from next-generation sequencing.  According to this company, the new tool can classify variant, identify treatment options, and perform geographical clinical trial matching. QCI has been evaluated in collaboration with Emory University School of Medicine and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, among 50 other groups.  Clinical Insight®... Read More

Apr 17, 2015

Scientists may not consider themselves artists, however, there are times when science and research experiments lead to incredibly beautiful visual results. We invite Yale biomedical researchers (undergrads, graduate students, postdocs, faculty, associate researchers, etc.) at Yale to “Discover the Beauty of Science” by submitting up to two images per individual. Share with us the visual results of your work where science crosses over to art.  Your images will be reviewed by an... Read More

Apr 16, 2015

Sponsored by the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library Date & Time:    9:00am - 12:30pm, Friday, June 5, 2015 Location:    The Anlyan Center Auditorium (N 107), 300 Cedar Street New Haven, CT 06520 Campus:    Medical School Presenter:    Dr. Alex Kaplun, Field Applications Scientist, BIOBASE Registration:    Free and open to Yale affiliates – limited seating- REGISTER HERE   PROTEOME™’s powerful... Read More

Mar 20, 2015

The Yale Medical Library will be hosting a National Center for Biotechnology Information workshop series (broadcasted from the University of Michigan Medical Center). Please register (next to each workshop title) since seating is limited Navigating NCBI Molecular Data through the Integrated Entrez System and BLAST (May 5, 9:00am - 11:30am EDT) REGISTER HERE Gene Expression Resources at the NCBI (May 5, 1:00pm - 3:30pm EDT) REGISTER HERE Human Genes, Variation, and Medical Genetics Resources (... Read More

Jan 23, 2015

New Biosketch Format Required for NIH Applications Submitted on or After May 25, 2015 In a notice issued last December 5, 2014, the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the Agency for Healthcare Research announced the requirement of a new biosketch format for grant applications submitted for due dates on or after May 25, 2015. The new format extends the page limit for the biosketch to five pages. It allows researchers to describe up to five of their most significant contributions to science.... Read More

Dec 9, 2014

The NIH Genomic Data Sharing Policy becomes effective with NIH grant applications submitted for the January 25, 2015, due date and thereafter.  Investigators preparing grant applications for those due dates should prepare now if the work proposed involves the generation or use of large-scale genomic data (Suplemental Information to the NIH Genomic Data Sharing).  Applicants preparing such grant applications are expected to: state in the cover letter that the studies proposed will... Read More