Detecting long repeat expansions - an emerging cause of neurodegenerative disorders

Repeat expansions are simply an increase in the number of consecutive copies in a genome of a short sequence of DNA bases above what is typical in the population. While such repeat sequences are widespread in the human genome and size variations in most of ...

Computational and Molecular Biology Symposium 2016

CMBS (Computational & Molecular Biology Symposium) 2016, held at the Conway Institute (University College Dublin), packed ten short talks (mostly by students and ranging from viruses to racehorses), seven keynotes and three presentations from sponsors (Faculty of 1000, NSilico and Amazon Web Services) into two ...