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Answer the challenges of CDS Data integrity - Sterling Pharma Solutions Ltd

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Data integrity continues to be a hot topic for the regulatory agencies in the pharmaceutical industry.

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"Magic Eye" Helps Robots Improve Their Object Finding Ability

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A new MIT-developed technique enables robots to quickly identify objects hidden in a three-dimensional cloud of data, reminiscent of how some people can make sense of a densely patterned "Magic Eye" image if they observe it in just the right way.

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Into the Cloud: How Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Companies Can Balance Cybersecurity With Efficient Data Sharing

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The pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry is the number one target for cybercriminals, according to recent survey. Unsurprisingly, data security is now top of the agenda for most companies in this sector. How can organizations balance robust cybersecurity with the need for efficient flow of information between colleagues and collaborators?

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Aurora Supercomputer to Empower Advanced Chemistry Research

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At Argonne National Laboratory, the Aurora supercomputer will lead the charge as the US's first system exceeding an exaflop, or a billion-billion calculations per second. In this article, we explore how Aurora could enable revolutionary advances in heterogeneous catalysis chemistry research, with implications for fossil fuel processing and small molecule conversion.

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The Power of Sparse Data AI in the Pharmaceutical Industry

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AI is rapidly being adopted in the pharmaceutical industry. Nonetheless, much pharmaceutical development data is limited, resulting in restricted amounts of usable data. Sparse data AI – the application of AI to restricted amounts of data – is opening up novel avenues for enhanced drug development. In this article, Nanoform’s Jukka Corander looks at how sparse data can help pharma industry AI gain greater transparency and lead to more life-changing medicines reaching the market.

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Virtual Reality Makes Food Tastier for Flies

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optoPAD is a newly developed system for creating virtual taste realities. It combines advanced optical and genetic techniques with touch-screen technology to monitor and control feeding behaviors and taste sensations in fruit flies.

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A Step Closer to Quantum Computing With Photons
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The development of a photonic quantum computer took a leap forward with a new protocol for storing and releasing a single photon in an embedded eigenstate -- a quantum state that is virtually unaffected by loss and decoherence.

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Neural Networks Recognize Images Ten Times Faster With New Algorithm
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Andrey Savchenko, Professor at HSE University, has developed a method that can help to enhance image identification on videos. In his project, a network was taught by a new algorithm and can now make decisions on image recognition and classification at a rate 10 times faster than before.

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Brain Activity Measures Whether Students Have Grasped a Concept
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As students learn a new concept, measuring how well they grasp it has often depended on traditional paper and pencil tests. Dartmouth researchers have developed a machine learning algorithm, which can be used to measure how well a student understands a concept based the student's brain activity patterns.

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The EPIC-XS Consortium Kicks Off
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The European Proteomics Infrastructure Consortium providing access (EPIC-XS), funded as part of the Horizon 2020 Work programme, held its kick-off meeting in Amsterdam on April 25-26 2019. In this article, we discuss the objectives and highlights of the meeting.

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Addressing Gender Bias – “It Is Time to End the Tradition in Science of All-Male Speaking Panels”
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Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D. Director of the National Institutes of Health, has recently directly addressed the issue of underrepresented groups in science: "Too often, women and members of other groups underrepresented in science are conspicuously missing in the marquee speaking slots at scientific meetings and other high-level conferences.”

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Data Visualization in Biopharma: Leveraging AI, VR and MR to Support Drug Discovery
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This article dwells upon the challenges presented by prevailing data visualization solutions for drug discovery and covers how enablers such as AI and VR have transformed the drug discovery data visualization market. It touches upon examples of existing solutions, new players and upcoming industry partnerships.

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The Evolution of Proteomics - Professor John Yates
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The final instalment of The Evolution of Proteomics series features an interview with Professor John Yates from the Department of Molecular Medicine at Scripps Research. The Yates laboratory is focused on developing strategies and tools in proteomics to answer basic biological questions.

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The Give and Take Relationship of XL-MS and Cryo-EM
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Structural biology has recently observed the marrying of two remarkably complimentary techniques for the study of protein structure and interaction: cross-linking mass spectrometry (XL-MS) and the Nobel prize winning cryogenic electron microscopy (cryo-EM).

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The Evolution of Proteomics - Dr Richard Scheltema
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Richard Scheltema is an assistant professor at Utrecht University where he heads up the Scheltema laboratory within the wider context of the group of Albert Heck. The research group focuses on mass spectrometry (MS) based structural proteomics, for which they develop advanced liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) platforms and analysis software.

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