Special Report: Best Practices
Complete coverage of the record-breaking Bio-IT World 2008 Best Practices Awards competition.
Applied Bio’s Automated Genotyping Pipeline
Lilly Creates Standards for Technology Adoption
GSK Moving Upstream with Signal Detection
Sirtris and Genstruct Pursue the Fountain of Youth
Playing It SAFE Is a Leadership Move for AstraZeneca
AstraZeneca Invests in Data, Discovery Management
Merck-Moffitt Partnership Breaks Down Silos
Connecting the Cancer Community caBIG Time
Project Summaries of All Entries
GINA Finally Becomes a Reality
TriPrint Method Watermarks DNA
Malcolm Simons proposes codon changes to identify DNA.
The law’s passage means new freedom for patients and researchers.
HPC Reaches the Petaflop
Expanding Cancer Targets
Top 500 companies power consumption to performance.
INSIGHTS | OUTLOOK | Cancer researchers have more options thanks to a growing number of cancer targets.
MicroRNAs Make Their Mark
Rosetta Genomics uses miRNA to identify cancers of unknown origin.
The Biomarker Business
Is it time for a new model?
Lilly’s Grid Goes Open Source
The pharma’s Discovery IT platform is freely available.
Back in the USR
Oxford’s ultra-fast shape recognition program speeds lead discovery.
The New England Computing Revolution
REvolution Computing brings Parallel R to life sciences.
PlayStation Cell Speeds Docking Programs
SimBioSys turns to IBM, Sony to speed drug design.
CDISC Standards on the Rise, Says Cassells
Surveillance Becomes More Active
Congress reauthorizes an act to increase tracking of post-market drugs.
But EDC is often a veneer, say Bio-IT World Expo speakers.
IN EVERY ISSUE
The Best of the Rest
FIRST BASE | Best Practices judges were impressed with more than just the winning entries.
By Kevin Davies
Making DREAM(S) Come True Isn’t Easy
THE RUSSELL TRANSCRIPT | With less than stellar results from the first DREAM challenge, organizers still see value in the process.
By John Russell