Topic List : Big Data
Neanderthal Y chromosome genes probably extinct
The Neanderthal counterpart of the human Y chromosome, or male sex chromosome, appears to have died out. Why this happened is up for debate.
$10 million grant funds infection-focused center
The new center will explore intracellular and intercellular processes by which salmonella bacteria, responsible for more than 100 million symptomatic infections annually, infect immune cells.
Big Data registration open
Stanford’s annual conference on data science and biomedicine will feature dozens of speakers, as well as a corporate technical showcase, catered on-site meals and a poster session.
Bustamante to chair new department
Population geneticist Carlos Bustamante will lead a new biomedical data department founded to advance precision health.