Applying quantitative methods to biomedical discovery
What's been on our mind... moved to GRCh38/hg38 for human genes with hg19 still supported

GRCh38 (or hg38) is the latest human genome assembly, which was released almost a year ago. is now moved to support GRCh38 by default for human genes, but the data (including queries) based on previous assembly version (GRCh37/hg19) are still supported. Here are some details about this change:

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014
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Spotlight: GeneMania

This week, we profile GeneMANIA a web tool developed by a team of researchers in the Donnelly Centre for Cellular […]

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014
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Some Like It Hot — #GeneOTW with TRPV1

The transient receptor potential cation channel subfamily V member 1, or TRPV1, is most commonly known as the capsaicin receptor.1 […]

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014
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