A spring surprise: computational analysis unearths potential prions in plants

A new paper involving Amber Biology consultants, illustrates the power of bioinformatics to find intriguing features in proteomes …

Read More
The Central Role Of User Experience Design In Scientific Modeling

Data is not knowledge. Data can reveal relationships between events –

Read More
All Big Data is equal, but some Big Data may be more equal than others

It’s often widely assumed that decisions made by algorithms are more “neutral” and “fair” than those made by people.  

Read More
Biological models: Much more than just a weather forecast

Biological modeling is not yet in the mainstream of biological research in the way that it is in other scientific and technical areas like physics and engineering ...

Read More
Python for next-generation sequencing

A story about how a challenging genome sequencing project demonstrated once again, what an awesome tool Python can be ...

Read More
Biologists Flirt With Models

Early developments in biological modeling hold the potential to forge a knowledge revolution in biology  and to bring modeling into the mainstream of biological research … 

Read More