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28-Aug-2006 Press Release

What's Shaped Like a Pear and Has Two Genomes? Check The Pond.

Amid the murky water, you'd probably notice an oddly furry, pear-shaped organism gliding along — and gobbling up everything in its path. This tiny predator has a big name--Tetrahymena thermophila--and a big fan club among...[more]

25-Aug-2006 Press Release

Surf's Up — And One Coastal Microbe Has Adapted

California beachgoers may look lazy. But just a few miles off shore, scientists have discovered that a common coastal strain of cyanobacteria works diligently tothrive in choppy, polluted waters. In a study in this week's early...[more]

16-Aug-2006 Press Release

Comparative sequence analysis of S. pneumoniae TIGR 4 and a set of diverse S. pneumoniae strains.

PRESS RELEASE Comparative sequence analysis of S. pneumoniae TIGR 4 and a set of diverse S. pneumoniae strains. August 16, 2006 The NIAID sponsored Pathogen Functional Genomics Resource Center (PFGRC) (NIAID...[more]

06-Jul-2006 Press Release

MultiExperiment Viewer (MeV) 4.0 with Linear Expression Map (LEM) Module Released

PRESS RELEASE MultiExperiment Viewer (MeV) 4.0 with Linear Expression Map (LEM) Module Released July 6, 2006 Version 4.0 of the MultiExperiment Viewer has been released. New modules and feature upgrades...[more]

06-Jun-2006 Press Release

Proteomic analysis of cell envelope-associated proteins in a vancomcyin intermediate resistant Staphylococcus aureus (VISA) strain

PRESS RELEASE Proteomic analysis of cell envelope-associated proteins in a vancomcyin intermediate resistant Staphylococcus aureus (VISA) strain Comparative proteomic analysis of Staphylococcus aureus strains of the VISA...[more]

05-Jun-2006 Press Release

Surprising Symbiosis: Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter Eats With Friends

Like a celebrity living on mineral water, the glassy-wingedsharpshooter consumes only the dilute sap of woody plants — including grapevinesin California,which is feverishly working to prevent the insect's flight into...[more]

02-Jun-2006 Press Release

Gut Reaction: Researchers Define The Colon's Genome

For the first time, scientists have defined the collectivegenome of the human gut, or colon. Up to 100 trillion microbes, representingmore than 1,000 species, make up a motley "microbiome" that allows humans to digestmuch of what...[more]

16-May-2006 Press Release

Comparative sequence analysis of B. anthracis Ames Ancestor and a set of diverse B. anthracis strains.

PRESS RELEASE Comparative sequence analysis of B. anthracis Ames Ancestor and a set of diverse B. anthracis strains. May 16, 2006 The NIAID sponsored Pathogen Functional Genomics Resource Center (PFGRC) (NIAID contract...[more]

27-Apr-2006 Collaborator Release

Leading Department of Energy Genome Scientist to Direct Joint Marine Microbial Metagenomics Cyberinfrastructure Initiative

Dr. Paul Gilna Will Lead Moore Foundation-Funded Project Linking UC San Diego and Venter Institute[more]

10-Apr-2006 Collaborator Release

Government of Victoria, Australia and Venter Institute to Survey and Sequence Microbes in Soil and Bovine Digestive System

Environmental genomics approach expected to reveal biological diversity in lesser known ecosystems[more]

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