Unsupervised protein embeddings outperform hand-crafted sequence and structure features at predicting molecular function

16 minutes ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractMotivationProtein function prediction is a difficult bioinformatics problem. Many recent methods use deep neural networks to learn complex sequence representations and...
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Calliditas gets controlling stake, option to buy out Genkyotex and its failed PBC drug

2 hours ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Calliditas gets controlling stake, option to buy out Genkyotex and its failed PBC drug badams Fri, 08/14/2020 - 05:07
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17β-Estradiol affects the innate immune response in common carp

2 hours ago   |   Springer

Abstract Inflammation is the evolutionary conserved immune response to harmful stimuli such as pathogens or damaged cells. This multistep process acts by removing injurious...
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Chutes & Ladders-WuXi taps veteran operations head Dong to lead new vaccines unit

3 hours ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Chutes & Ladders-WuXi taps veteran operations head Dong to lead new vaccines unit kblankenship Fri, 08/14/2020 - 08:23
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Team discovers a new role for a well-known molecule as a plant hormone

4 hours ago   |   Phys

Researchers at the University of Maryland have discovered an entirely new role for a well-known plant molecule called ACC, providing the first clear example of ACC acting on...
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Organ-on-a-Chip Engineered Microenvironments for Safety and Efficacy Testing

5 hours ago   |   EMBS

The need to improve testing platforms for current and new pharmaceuticals has helped generate studies involving “organs-on-a-chip” technologies in recent years. This text...
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Mission Bio raises $70M to scale single-cell cancer R&D platform

6 hours ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Mission Bio raises $70M to scale single-cell cancer R&D platform ntaylor Fri, 08/14/2020 - 05:42
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Sinopharm shares phase 2 data on inactivated COVID-19 vaccine

6 hours ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Sinopharm shares phase 2 data on inactivated COVID-19 vaccine ntaylor Fri, 08/14/2020 - 06:56
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Soybean Haplotype Map : A Universal Resource for Soybean Translational and Functional Genomics

6 hours ago   |   Wiley

Summary Here we describe a worldwide haplotype map for soybean constructed using whole‐genome sequence data for 1,007 Glycine max accessions and yielding 14.9 million variants...
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The voltage-gated T-type Ca 2+ channel is key to the sperm motility of Atlantic salmon

9 hours ago   |   Springer

Abstract Ca 2+ is a key element in the sperm activation process of Salmo salar. However, the molecular mechanisms by which this ion enters the sperm cell have been poorly...
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Calliditas gets controlling stake, option to buy out Genkyotex and its...

Calliditas gets controlling stake, option to buy out Genkyotex and its failed PBC drug badams Fri, 08/14/2020 - 05:07 Read more ...

17β-Estradiol affects the innate immune response in common carp

Abstract Inflammation is the evolutionary conserved immune response to harmful stimuli such as pathogens or damaged cells. This multistep process acts by removing injurious... Read more ...

Chutes & Ladders-WuXi taps veteran operations head Dong to lead new vaccines...

Chutes & Ladders-WuXi taps veteran operations head Dong to lead new vaccines unit kblankenship Fri, 08/14/2020 - 08:23 Read more ...

Team discovers a new role for a well-known molecule as a plant hormone

Researchers at the University of Maryland have discovered an entirely new role for a well-known plant molecule called ACC, providing the first clear example of ACC acting on... Read more ...