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Study shows promise in automated reasoning, hypothesis generation over complete medical literature Aug 25, 2014
Baylor partners with IBM research experts in developing tool that could mine all public medical literature, formulate hypotheses.
New technology may help identify safe alternatives to BPAMay 22, 2014
Baylor researchers help develop new tests that could offer a fast and cost-effective way to identify safe replacements for BPA.
Baylor, DNAnexus, Amazon Web Services collaboration enables largest-ever cloud-based analysis of genomic dataOct 25, 2013
Researchers from the Baylor College of Medicine Human Genome Sequencing Center are helping to usher genomic scientists and clinicians around the world into a new era of high-level data analysis in the cloud.
New technique sharpens our view of phage assembly inside cyanobacteriaOct 9, 2013
Combining a Zernike phase plate with electron cryo-tomography allows scientists "see” the process of virus assembly inside cells.
BCM researchers win National Science Foundation awardSep 27, 2013
The National Science Foundation grant will support Baylor research focused on statistical tools needed to analyze and "mine" data to discover biomarkers, drug targets, disrupted disease networks and disease sub-types.
Baylor, Stanford medical schools seek to improve clinical understanding of gene changesSep 25, 2013
Baylor and Standford medical schools partner for $8.4 million grant to develop genetic database to help share data, expertise.
Mechanical regulation of cell migration and vessel dynamics directs capillaries to form large vascular treesSep 5, 2013
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine report that increases in blood flow induce small blood vessels called capillaries to fuse, increasing the size of the tube through which circulation moves and reducing resistance.
Conference to focus on use of technology in public healthMar 1, 2013
The conference, "The Use of Emerging Technologies for Health Care Messages," is geared toward health professionals.
Disconnect from technology to 'reconnect' on Valentine's DayFeb 11, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine experts say disconnecting from technology can help couples reconnect with each other.
Gift funds innovative education technology at Baylor College of MedicineNov 19, 2012
Initiative will add a new dimension to education.